Monthly Archives: November 2014

On Justifying a Review of ‘Penguins of Madagascar’

What is the point of reviewing “Penguins of Madagascar?” I know this movie was not made with my particular sensibilities in mind. I could say its my job to appraise to “Penguins of Madagascar” and other such films but you … Continue reading

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The Best Holiday Movies on Netflix

The Netflix search engine is less than stellar…in my opinion. So I’ve take the time to go Netflix streaming movie by movie trying to find some movies to watch this Holiday season. Let me start by saying the best Holiday … Continue reading

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Bob’s Ranks the last 30 Best Pictures

Sean and Josh ranked the the last 30 Academy Award Winning Best Pictures. So now I guess i have to do the same. I found myself second guessing my list. But you know what, screw Sean I love “American Beauty” … Continue reading

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On My Mixed Take on ‘Horrible Bosses 2’

“Horrible Bosses 2” is a strange experience. While it was happening I laughed and it seemed to be working. I step away from it however,  and time is unkind. “Horrible Bosses 2” unravels like a homemade Christmas sweater when placed … Continue reading

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The Film Fan Perspective on 30 Years of Best Pictures

Film critic Sean Patrick just recently wrote a small piece ranking the past 29 Oscar winners after being inspired by 1984’s Best Picture winner Amadeus. I figured I should do the same, as my list is going to be more … Continue reading

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On 30 Years of Best Picture Winners Since ‘Amadeus’

On our Thanksgiving ‘Movies We Are Thankful For’ podcast I talked again about my adoration for 1984’s Best Picture winner “Amadeus.” On the show I stated that “Amadeus” may be the best of the Best Picture Academy Award winners of … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving from I Hate Critics – 2014

Welcome to the I Hate Critics Movie Review Podcast. Wait what’s this? Two episodes in one day? Yes, It’s our bonus Thanksgiving episode. This year we reached out to three of my favorite podcasts to help us out. Pod on … Continue reading

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Mockingjay Part 1 Wasn’t Made for Three Grown Men, But Whiplash Rocked

Welcome to the I Hate Critics Movie Review Podcast. We’ve got a brand new website, a brand new iTunes logo. We’re launching a campaign on iTunes to get more ratings and reviews. If you rate and review our podcast you’ll … Continue reading

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On the Themes of Director Bennett Miller and ‘Foxcatcher’

Single-minded to the point of obsession, with documentary dedication to real-life stories and themes about the corrupting influence of money, director Bennett Miller uses his films as a prism to look at the world. To assess the tragic drama “Foxcatcher,” … Continue reading

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On Essie Davis in ‘The Babadook’ A Best Actress Candidate

Awards, I realize, do not matter to the actual quality of a movie. Quality is a subjective trait related to the person assessing such. That said, I wish to begin the most unlikely Oscar campaign of the year for Australian … Continue reading

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