Transcendence: A Look Into the Future

Transcendence Starring: Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall Director: Wally Pfister MPAA Rating: PG-13 Transcendence is a film that focuses on biotechnology in the future. It is about a company that’s primary goal is to develop technology that can act the way a human brain does. While this idea seems innovative and useful, there are flaws with…

Captain America: The Winter Soldier – Cap’s Return is a Marvel Game Changer

Captain America: The Winter Soldier Starring: Chris Evans, Scarlet Johansson, and Samuel L. Jackson Directors: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo, Joss Whedon (Post-Credits Scene) MPAA Rating: PG-13 After waking up from his 70-year freeze, and saving the world in The Avengers, Steve Rogers / Captain America (Chris Evans) returns in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, still…

Divergent: A Demand for Dystopian Drama

Divergent Starring: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, and Kate Winslet Director: Neil Burger *Guest post on Brick Movie Reviews by Jillian Martin The pressure is on for the cast and crew of Divergent. Director Neil Burger and writers Evan Daugherty and Vanessa Taylor must first adapt a popular young-adult novel into a film that pleases fans.…

RoboCop: MGM’s Reboot Doesn’t Do Justice

RoboCop Starring: Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman, Michael Keaton Director: José Padilha Set in 2028 Detroit, RoboCop takes place in a world that is practically free from violence, thanks to Raymond Sellars’ (Michael Keaton) company, OmniCorp. OmniCorp specializes in state-of-the-art robotic prosthetics to aid amputees, as well as large robots and smaller human-like drones. These robots and…

Ender’s Game: Take a Step Into the Future

Enders Game is a sci-fi movie about a genetically modified kid, Ender, who is the last hope in man’s war with an alien race. Ender is a child who is sent into a program that breeds young minds to become the ultimate human being who can then protect the earth from the aliens. Throughout this movie you see how…