The Faculty (1998)

I must admit, this is a film that turned out pretty good for some odd reason.  And please know that when I say ‘good’ it means ‘in comparison to all the other crap I have recently watched’.  You see, on the KevinNeal-O-Meter Movie Rating system it is not easy to get on the ‘good’ rating-scale with anything marginally enjoyable to watch.  I am a tough movie critic! While I can’t…

August 3

The Cabin by the Woods (2011)

This was surely “one for the ages”.  The wifey and I decided to order a pay-per-view ‘horror’ movie tonight and just relax.  Cool and cool, and horrific is absolutely what we got! This movie started with no clear plot that I could figure out what-so-ever.  It was just plain gratuitous violence.  Blood and guts, severed heads, screaming and yelling and all the typical things you’d see at the END of…

September 25

Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)

I’ve been a casual “Apes” fan for decades but never truly a hard-core fan because of the mindless plots or poor costumes that were obviously fake.  They were always entertaining for me a bit but I quickly got bored with most of the movies of series. However, I found this movie entertaining and surprisingly well-written.  In particular, the acting with the human lead characters and especially the “Apes” was moving. …

September 18