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Tim and Eric disgust and delight

By Staff

March 12, 2012

Filed under Movies

Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim have come a long way from their post-college days of producing crudely animated web shorts about Batman being too stoned to answer the phone, but you’d be hard pressed to say they’ve evolved much. ...

‘The Three Musketeers’ duels to stand out

By Jeff Mitchell

October 25, 2011

Filed under Movies

The action adventure release “The Three Musketeers” introduces us to another film adaption of the classic adventures written by Alexandre Dumas. The film is directed and produced by Paul W.S. Anderson, director of “The Resi...

“127 Hours” humbles viewers

By Nick Coviello

December 1, 2010

Filed under Movies

Danny Boyle’s newest film, “127 Hours,” arrived at Amherst Cinema last weekend. The film is a limited release, which is unfortunate, but for good reason: “127 Hours” is brilliantly executed by all parties involved in it, but is a 90-minute affair. “127 Hours” focuses on adventure-junkie Aron Ralston (James Franco) and his experience after he finds himself trapped in a canyon while...

What’s the Story “Morning Glory?”

By Malea Ritz

November 17, 2010

Filed under Movies

“Morning Glory” is the story of a struggling TV producer, Becky, played by Rachel McAdams, who tries to find her place in the working world. After working for years for a news channel, she is fired due to budget cuts. As Becky desperately begins looking for a new...

Get ready to fall down the rabbit hole

By Matthieu Decker

March 5, 2010

Filed under Movies

“Alice in Wonderland,” opening in theaters this Friday, certainly isn’t set in the Wonderland you remember from the animated Disney classic you likely saw as a kid. Rather, it promises a new take on the story, transporting...