Moviegoers eagerly awaiting a sequel to 2010’s “Clash of the Titans” may be pleased with “Wrath of the Titans,” but the more discerning majority of us will have to wait for something better.In this new, dull sequel to a terrible remake of an action-fantasy film, Sam Worthington returns as demigod Perseus, again hoping to live a peaceful life as a fisherman, this time with his son.But once again, the universe (or is it simply the Earth?) is threatened. Read More
Asger Leth’s “Man on a Ledge” does the kind of thing movies do well. It takes place over the course of a day, and mostly stays in one spot. We’re in and we’re out. Even the title gets the point across cleanly.
That one spot is a ledge, high up on the side of a New York building. Read More
The Kracken has been released. Let us now ponder the merits of this remake of an epic plucked from the early days of stop-motion animation, when the monsters of Greek mythology were crudely animated puppets and moved with an unconvincing lack of fluidity. Read More