Reel Society

Reviews for the latest movies in theaters and on DVD.

Posts by Month: December, 2009

It's Complicated

    Review by Mark David Campbell Would it be fair to say that any movie must be terr...

The White Ribbon

    Review by Matt Starr   Michael Haneke has made some of the most challengi...

Trailer: Inception

Here is the second trailer for Inception. Call me crazy but I am actually looking forward to this mo...

Alvin and the Chimpunks: The Squeakuel

    Review by Mark David Campbell If a movie makes x amount of dollars, it will gener...

Sherlock Holmes

    Review by Patrick Hodges I am a lifelong devotee of the Sherlock Holmes mysteries...

Did You Hear About the Morgans?

    Review by Mark David Campbell I have two requisites when it comes to romantic com...

Christmastime is Here!

Christmas movies are an age-old staple of American cinema; each year Hollywood churns out films lik...

Lots of New Trailers!!!

With New Year's just around the corner, studios have unleashed a flurry of new trailers, many of whi...

Trailer: Frozen

Firstshowing.net has posted a trailer for the new suspense film Frozen. The plot actually sounds a ...

Brittany Murphy 1977-2009

TMZ reported today that Brittany Murphy died early this morning after going into full cardiac arrest...

Post Traumatic Stress-Inducing: Joshua Newton’s Iron Cross

Review by Ryan Sarver Each year a new swath of Holocaust films is unleashed upon the world—in just ...

Avatar

    Review by Patrick Hodges Let me say this right up front:  Avatar is the sing...

Have You Seen This?

I saw this amazing story on YahooFede Alvarez, a producer from Uruguay spent $300 on creating this s...

Crazy Heart

    Review by Ryan Sarver The Twilight Zone was a launchpad for countless careers—W...

New Trailers: Iron Man 2, Shrek Forever After, Clash of the Titans

Well, at long last, the trailer for the sequel to the monster 2008 hit Iron Man is here.  And b...

New Trailer - Robin Hood (2010)

Here is yet another reason to check out James Cameron's newest endeavor, Avatar, this weekend in the...

Tarantino's Top Films Of The Year

The Hollywood Reporter has posted this interview segment in which Tarantino describes his favorite f...

Meet The Chipettes

The new stars of the Alvin and the Chipmunks sequel. I actually found the first one to be a lot bet...

Invictus

    Review by Patrick Hodges Morgan Freeman is one of my favorite actors.  Clint...

The Princess and the Frog

    Review by Mark David Campbell I have been a fan of Disney since I was a child.&nb...

Nine

    When I judge how good a movie is, I factor in how much I enjoyed the movie, and ad...

The Imaginarium Of Dr. Parnassus

  It’s always difficult writing a review for a film where I don’t know entirely what happene...

New Trailer: Date Night

Move over, Schwarzenegger and Curtis.  The hottest new couple of accidental spies are being pla...

New Trailer: The Sorcerer's Apprentice

No, this has nothing to do with Mickey Mouse, or Fantasia.  There will be no sentient mult...

Brothers

      Review by Mark David Campbell As long as there have been wars, there have...

Up in the Air

Jason Reitman’s films remind me of a different era.  When I watch them, I can’t help think of...

2nd Nine Trailer

We finally get to hear Daniel Day-Lewis speak. Marion Cotillard and Penelope Cruz look like they ar...

New Trailer: Death at a Funeral

Yeah, I know.  It's only been a couple of years since the dark British comedy (directed by Amer...

Everybody's Fine

    Review by Patrick Hodges Everyday families composed of everyday people who have e...

Brooklyn's Finest Trailer

Ethan Hawke doesn't want God's forgiveness, he wants his help. Ok so I liked the way he delivered th...

"Up in the Air" wins NBR Best Picture Award

The National Board of Review (NBR) has selected the upcoming George Clooney pic Up In the Air as the...

A Single Man - Beautiful

  I stayed after the screening of A Single Man to listen to the Q and A with director Tom Fo...

Top Ten Movie Quotes of All Time

SPOILERS MAY LIE AHEAD1. Pulp Fiction - "I'm tryin' real hard to be the shepherd"Samuel L. Jackson p...

Empire Magazine 20th Birthday Photos

Empire Magazine has unveiled an excellent set of photos with actors and actresses recreating iconic...