Resident Evil: Retribution

DM Haight   What can be said about Resident Evil: Retribution that won’t be said by anyone else? For one, it actually isn’t a bad flick. It has the mindless jumble of chaotic shots and explosions, the hordes of undead Russians, and the brainiac...

FoodFlix: Polar Express

DM Haight   When it comes to the holidays, there are a few staples that we have to adhere to: blaring songs on the radio, putting up decorations, watching movies, and drinking hot chocolate. No film personifies these staples like The Polar Express....

FoodFlix: The Griswold Turkey

DM Haight   We've all seen the Griswold's and their turkey (and if you haven't, shame on you.). Christmas Vacation has taught us here at KineCritical that if you intend on making something, even if you do want your in-laws to choke, at least make it...

FoodFlix: Clarence’s Mulled Wine

DM Haight   It's the most wonderful time of the year, and indeed, it's that time of the year to sit back, count our blessings, and watch It's a Wonderful Life, the Ford Capra classic about George Bailey and his adventures in Bedford Falls. The one...

Miyazaki Returns; Ghibli Resurrected

DM Haight   Yesterday we began receiving reports that Hayao Miyazaki, the world renowned Japanese animator of such classics as Spirited Away and My Neighbor Totoro, would be coming out of retirement to make one last film. The report was broken by a...

Ghost in the Shell Official Trailer

KineCritical Staff   In March 2017 Rupert Sanders' vision of the 1995 Mamoru Oshii classic will hit screens globally. We've seen the snippets, we've seen the fan trailers, and we've heard the outcry. But now it's time for Hollywood to show us what it...

Wonder Woman

KineCritical Staff   The official Wonder Woman trailer has arrived. Could this be DC's turn around film? We're certainly hoping...

“Before the Flood”: A Sense of Urgency

DM Haight   I have always found documentaries on climate change fascinating. Be it about Bees or Al Gore on a stage, the facts delivered are always so resounding that it still surprises me when I see a new documentary coming out. Shouldn't we be...

Podcast Episode 3: Halloween Edition

KineCritical Staff   Join us for our third Episode of the KineCritical Podcast: Halloween Edition! This episode we discuss our favorite Halloween films across the history of cinema. From Universal Horror to underrated contemporary classics, we...