Expect more boom than plot in 'Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation'
Tom Tangney | July 31, 2015 5:39 amThe Mission Impossible movies have landed on a hit formula, a formula that's proved so popular there's little motivation to deviate from it.
'Ant-Man' too small to work without Avengers colony
Tom Tangney | July 17, 2015 8:01 am"Ant-Man" is as diminutive a Marvel movie as you might guess from its title.
'Amy' is so beautiful but so hard to watch
Tom Tangney | July 09, 2015 4:10 pm"Amy" the movie does something very similar — making something beautiful out of something so hard to watch.
Jason Schwartzman gives us everything he's got in 'The Overnight'
June 25, 2015 4:58 pmJason Schwartzman's acting credits read like a hipster hit list: "Rushmore," "I Heart Huckabees," "The Royal Tenenbaums," "Marie Antoinette," "The Grand Budapest Hotel," "Bored to Death." His latest film, "The Overnight," simply adds to his near-impeccable movie choices. It's an alternately painful and hilarious look at how married couples relate to other married couples.
'Inside Out' is ingenious in conception, masterful in execution
Tom Tangney | June 19, 2015 8:16 amMove over Toy Story, Nemo and Wall-E. There's a new animated movie that's about to claim its own position on the top shelf of Pixar's best: "Inside Out."
Director Alfonso Gomez-Rejon talks 'Me and Earl and the Dying Girl'
Tom Tangney | June 18, 2015 8:35 amA film that cleverly blends the emotion of "The Fault in Our Stars" with the aesthetic "Be Kind, Rewind."
'Jurassic's' resurrection as effective as its star - Indominus Rex
June 12, 2015 8:24 amJurassic World's dinosaurs are as convincing as you could hope for, every bit as believable as the humans, and in some cases, more so.
Filmmakers may have forgotten 'Entourage' was a movie
Tom Tangney | June 04, 2015 4:42 pm"Entourage" the movie is a lot like "Entourage" the TV series, which is both a good and bad thing.
Flight of the Conchords' Jemaine Clement visits with Tom
Tom Tangney | May 28, 2015 10:07 pmJemaine Clement of Flight of the Conchords fame discusses his films and how he resembles Tom Tangney...and Stephen King.
'Tomorrowland' is equal parts suspense and wonder
Tom Tangney | May 21, 2015 5:22 pmTomorrowland" is a big budget kid's movie. It's very Disney and very good but first and foremost, it's a kids movie. A kids empowerment movie, to be exact.