Dan's Review: Lawrence is best reason to see "Joy"
Dec 24, 2015 01:42PM ● By Dan Metcalf
Jennifer Lawrence is back with writer-director David O. Russell and his usual ensemble for Joy, the true story of a strong woman who found success in a mop.Read More »
Dan's Review: Tough issues tackled in "Concussion"
Dec 24, 2015 01:37PM ● By Dan Metcalf
Will Smith stars in Concussion, the true story of the man who shed light on the effects of head injuries in the NFL.Read More »
Dan's Review: Nothing new in "Daddy's Home"
Dec 24, 2015 01:32PM ● By Dan Metcalf
Will Ferrell an mark Walhberg play a stepfather and biological father at odds for the love of their children in Daddy's Home, yet another zany Ferrell-esque comedy.Read More »
Dan's Review: Vikander overshadows Redmayne in "The Danish Girl"
Dec 24, 2015 01:28PM ● By Dan Metcalf
Eddie Redmayne and Alicia Vikander star in The Danish Girl, a fictionalized story of the first person to undergo sexual reassignment surgery.Read More »
Dan's Review: Bitter laughs aplenty in "The Big Short"
Dec 23, 2015 01:24AM ● By Dan Metcalf
Christian Bale, Steve Carrell, Ryan Gosling and Brad Pitt star as financial outsiders who saw the housing collapse of 2007-08 coming and profited from it in The Big Short.Read More »
Utah Film Critics Award "Mad Max" as best of 2015
Dec 22, 2015 01:16PM ● By Dan Metcalf
The Utah Film Critics Association awarded Mad Max: Fury Road as best film of 2015 on Dec. 21. The group also gave acting honors to Brie Larson, Leonardo DiCaprio Rose Byrne and Sylvester Stallone.Read More »
Dan's Review: "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is everything you hoped it would be, and more
Dec 16, 2015 12:10AM ● By Dan Metcalf
It's the most anticipated film sequel ever, and Star Wars: The Force Awakens does not disappoint.Read More »
Dan's Review: "In The Heart of the Sea" a great adventure
Dec 11, 2015 01:17AM ● By Dan Metcalf
Chris Hemsworth stars as a first mate on doomed ship's encounter with a great whale that inspired Herman Melville's Moby Dick.Read More »
Dan's Review: "Macbeth" is great Shakespeare
Dec 10, 2015 07:56PM ● By Dan Metcalf
Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard star in Justin Kurzel's inventive adaptation of William Shakespeare's classic Macbeth.Read More »