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Youth in Revolt

And so once again we join Michael Cera in progress as he tries to lose his virginity. Does this sound like the plot of every Michael Cera film? I mean, at least in Juno, he got it over with real quick-like. In Youth in Revolt, it doesn’t come so easily. But at least it is, surprisingly, darn funny, if silly as hell. You must wonder why the Weinsteins would wait to stash this in the January dump ... more >

Nick and Nora’s Infinite Playlist

Awesome soundtrack. Awesome.
Michael Cera, Kat Dennings and Aaron Yoo
Directed by Peter Sollett

For a film stealing the names of cinema’s most famous husband-and-wife detectives, Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist produces only one mystery. How is it that the cast of a great cinematic accomplishment like The Dark Knight suffers a lethal curse, while the makers of this crap get away scot free? Does fate not have a sense of justice? Obviously it has a sense of humor, which is more than this ... more >