2013 | Color | 1 Hr 47 Min | Comedy | PG-13 | Focus Features
Director: Paul Weitz
Karen Croner (screenplay by)
Jean Hanff Korelitz (based on the novel by)
A Princeton admissions officer who is up for a major promotion takes a professional risk after she meets a college-bound alternative school kid who just might be the son she gave up years ago in a secret adoption.
American Pie director Paul Weitz takes on college and brings along Tina Fey with Paul Rudd. Will Admission get admited or will it be denied?
The movie takes a very interesting look into the life of a boring Administration officer at a big ivy league college. As we travel through Portia (Fey) life we really see how boring her life is. Then we meet John (Rudd) who seems to be a dream/drifter that does not know what he wants in life. Once they are air quotes "Together" the chemistry between the two get boring as well. Sadly the movie never reall…
The Polka King
2018 | Color | 1 Hr 35 Min | Biography, Drama | TV14 | Netflix
Local Pennsylvania polka legend Jan Lewan develops a plan to get rich that shocks his fans and lands him in jail.
“The Polka King” debuted at last year’s Sundance Film Festival and tells the story of Lewan, a native of Poland who gained a large following as a polka musician. He was later sent to prison for defrauding about 400 people out of millions of dollars in what prosecutors termed a Ponzi scheme. While incarcerated, Lewan survived an attack in which a cellmate slit his throat. “It’s like 90 percent true,” Jan Lewan said, “and a little bit of it is Hollywood of course.” Personly I have never heard of Lewan but after Jack Black's performance, I feel the need to look into his life a little bit more.
Jack Black was amazing playful and warm all at the same time really draw…
Diary Of A Wimpy Kid The Long Haul
2017 | Color | 1 Hr 31 Min | Family | PG | 20th Century Fox
Director: David Bowers
Tom Everett Scott
A Heffley family road trip to attend Meemaw's 90th birthday party goes hilariously off course thanks to Greg's newest scheme to get to a video gaming convention. This family cross-country adventure turns into an experience the Heffleys will never forget.
As a parent, there is nothing more gratifying than a good book that your kids can truly get into. Jeff Kinney's Diary of a Wimpy Kid has been one of those series and after 8 books and 4 movies later this family hopes they keep on coming. Even if they have to recast. So let's talk about the cast for a few minutes. Many fans of the franchise expressed anger at the recasting for this film, especially Roderick. And I get it the fans that are now teens grew up with the old cast but I feel like this team did a good j…