Post Tagged with: “Kevin Smith”

TSR Blog: ‘Tusk’ as Failed Dark Comedy

TSR Blog: ‘Tusk’ as Failed Dark Comedy

The following contains spoilers to Tusk.  Dark comedy is a rich blend of pathos and macabre, and one that requires a tactful balance to be of good taste. (I’m trying to make this analogy, and yet I do not drink coffee.) For a dark comedy to work in a film, the time spent enriching a character has to be a […]

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Tusk

Tusk

Cast: Justin Long, Michael Parks, Haley Joel Osment, Genesis Rodriguez, Guy LaPointe
Running Time: 1 hr 42 mins
Rating: R
Release Date: September 19, 2014 (Chicago)

Final Score: 5/10

Reviewed by Nick Allen

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Red State

Red State

Cast: Michael Parks, John Goodman, Melissa Leo, Kyle Gallner, Michael Angarano
Running Time: 1 hr 29 mins
Rating: R
Release Date: September 1, 2011 (VOD)/September 23, 2011 (theatrical)

Final Score: 6/10

Reviewed by Shane T. Nier

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TSRn: Kevin Smith Wants Comic Book Geeks for an AMC Reality Show

The Scorecard Review news News: Cult filmmaker, Kevin Smith, is currently holding an open call for comic book lovers for a reality show on AMC. Source: Entertainment Weekly Thoughts by TSR: After sitting through some lackluster Kevin Smith flicks (yes, I’m talking about Jersey Girl) it’s nice to see a return to form for Smith. Don’t get me wrong, I […]

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‘Red State’ starring Kyle Gallner – teaser trailer review

Red State Directed by: Kevin Smith Starring: Kyle Gallner, Melissa Leo, John Goodman Rating: NR Release Date: March 10, 2011 TRAILER SCORE: 8/10 MY THOUGHTS: Being an avid horror fan and a so-so Kevin Smith fan, I’ve been keeping tabs on his latest project, Red Sate since I heard about it. Religious and political satire in the form of a […]

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Cop Out

Cop Out

Cast: Bruce Willis, Tracy Morgan, Guillermo Díaz, Seann William Scott


Running Time: 1 hr 50 mins


Rating: R


Release Date: February 26, 2010


Final Score: 3/10

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Kevin Smith 3-Movie Collection (Clerks, Chasing Amy, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back) – Blu-ray

Kevin Smith 3-Movie Collection (Clerks, Chasing Amy, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back) – Blu-ray

Blu-ray Review Kevin Smith 3-Movie Collection (Clerks, Chasing Amy, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back) Directed by: Kevin Smith Rating: R Due Out: November 17, 2009 WHO’S IT FOR? With the fan-based nature of his movies, if you like these titles from writer/director Kevin Smith, then you probably own them already. It’s really up to you if you want to […]

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