'The Fault In Our Stars' isn't content being just some tearjerker
Tom Tangney | June 06, 2014 9:59 am"The Fault in our Stars" is emotionally manipulative and utterly shameless but it's so well done, it's hard to fault it too much.
Angelina Jolie perfectly embodies Maleficent
May 30, 2014 9:11 am"Maleficent" takes part in a fine literary tradition: that of telling a well-known tale from the point of view of the tale's villain.
'X-Men: Days of Future Past' could afford to lighten up
Tom Tangney | May 23, 2014 8:39 amHollywood's given us seven X-Men movies since the year 2000, and when that many films have been made in that short a time with the same subjects, franchises have to devise clever ways to not repeat themselves.
Tom Tangney's best bets for SIFF
May 22, 2014 9:55 amKIRO Radio's award-winning movie critic shares his best bets for this year's Seattle International Film Festival ...
'Godzilla' gets a state-of-the-art update while staying true to its low budget roots
Tom Tangney | May 17, 2014 2:56 pmWhat do you want in a creature feature? No, really. I'm asking. What do you want to see in a creature feature? Bad ass monsters, right? Behemoth creatures fighting the military and/or each other, preferably to the death, right?
Live in studio: Meet the star of 'Searching for Sugarman'
Tom Tangney | May 14, 2014 8:23 am
Rodriguez performs "Inner City Blues" off of his first (1969/70) album live in the 97 . 3 KIRO FM studio for Tom Tangney . A new film about a long forgotten folk rocker is causing something of a sensation with its incredible story of secret fame.
'Fading Gigolo' has more humanity than a raucous sex comedy
Tom Tangney | May 09, 2014 7:50 amThe premise of "Fading Gigolo" makes it sound like a potentially raucous sex comedy.
Carefree attitude not an advantage of 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'
Tom Tangney | May 02, 2014 8:22 amEverything but the kitchen sink. That best about sums up "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" except that it also throws in the kitchen sink!
'Field of Dreams' still makes grown men cry
Alyssa Kleven | April 25, 2014 12:30 pmBall players and fans will meet in an Iowa cornfield this summer to commemorate the 25th anniversary of a film that's guaranteed to make grown men cry.
Find any other movie to watch than 'The Other Woman'
Tom Tangney | April 25, 2014 8:51 am"The Other Woman" stars Cameron Diaz and Leslie Mann and at its best, it's a female empowerment movie. Unfortunately, it's at its worst most of the time. And maybe we can blame that on Leslie Mann's real-life husband.