The Dawn of the Apes has Arrived

DM Haight Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. It’s a heck of a mouth full just getting the title out. But what is more of a mouthful would be trying to write out every awesome detail of the scifi epic. And an epic it is. I went to the theater with my...

Assault on Arkham: Big Bad Fun

DM Haight For the last few years we’ve been bombarded with heroes kicking the butts of every conceivable villain, from the Joker to the Sandman, and then back again to Loki and Hydra. Oh, and don’t forget General Zod. He was okay. But with all these...

“Guardians” Rock The World

DM Haight When I was a kid I never read a comic book. I never wanted too, never cared to try it, and my parents never gave me one. I wasn’t the kind of kid who had heroes, or any idea what super heroes were. I knew cartoons on cable. That was it; and now...

Femme Fatale Lauren Bacall Passes at 89

KineCritical Staff We are saddened to report that Lauren Bacall, Femme Fatale, and Noir Starlet, has passed away at the age of 89 of an apparent stroke. The loss of not only a great actress, but a figure in cinematic history is a deep loss to film. Her works...

Robin Williams Passes Away At 63

KineCritical Staff We are profoundly sad to announce the passing of Robin Williams, Academy Award winning actor and comedian. The story is still developing, but this is without a doubt one huge blow to, not only Williams' family, but fans alike. Willaims...

The Ghibli Reboot?

KineCritical Staff For some time now we have all feared that Ghibli is shutting down. Earlier today Toshio Suzuki, a Ghibli producer, went on record saying the studio will be dismantled. But, here's the kicker, he said the studio was "taking a rest". Of...

Kodak is Saved by a Few Good Directors

KineCritical Staff Celluloid film has, for a long time, been on the verge of extinction. More and more directors and studios have been adamant about converting to digital filming because it is the cheapest and simplest format to record on. Many film...

Spike Lee Kills “Oldboy”

DM Haight Spike Lee’s 2013 remake of the notorious South Korean thriller, Oldboy, has a lot going for it. Josh Brolin, for one, has an outstanding presence in the role of Joe, a drunken salesman who is imprisoned, seemingly without reason, for 20 years....

Naughty Dog’s Drake Gets Movie Deal

KineCritical Staff GameSpot is reporting that Naughty Dog's Uncharted is getting a movie deal. The release date comes as something of a surprise, considering that it is taking over The Amazing Spider-man 3's slot in June 2016. Speculation concerning the...

“Jurassic World” is Coming Closer

KineCritical Staff We can't deny our excitement. JUST LOOK AT IT!   Exclusive Jurassic World art from @MarkEnglert, available at SDCC to a resourceful few. pic.twitter.com/9vlX3vlcDG — Colin Trevorrow (@colintrevorrow) July 21,...