Category Archives: Atomic Popcorn

Wayback Review: “Fast Five”

Today I share the very first movie review I wrote after moving here to B’more.  Originally published in April, 2011, I bring you: Fast Five! I’ve prided myself on the fact that I’ve never seen a single movie in the Fast … Continue reading

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Wayback Review: Final Destination 5

I could use a chill, couldn’t you?  So lets’ take a peek at my review of Final Destiation 5, which was originally posted on August 12, 2011 at Atomic Popcorn. Oxymoron or no, Final Destination 5 is shooting out toward … Continue reading

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Wayback Review – X-Men: First Class

With X-Men: Apocalypse coming up later this month (and me working on my review for it), why not dip into the past to see what I thought of the first in the “Young Mutants” series? Movie Review — X-Men: First … Continue reading

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Wayback Review: Fright Night (2011)

Since yesterday’s The Finest Hours pass giveaway had me digging around for director Craig Gillespie earlier work; a re-boot of Fright Night.   So enjoy a little bit of retro from the August 2011 archives of Atomic Popcorn! Movie Review — … Continue reading

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Wayback Review: The Change-Up

In honor of the killer Deadpool trailer shown at SDCC (what?  Google y’all) I present an earlier work in Ryan Reynold’s oeuvre: The Change-Up.  As always, clicky on the title for the original piece! Movie Review — The Change-Up | … Continue reading

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Suffragette trailer lands with a boom. Literally.

Here’s the latest trailer from Focus Features, for the film Suffragette. I’m immediately drawn to this film, because I’m a history junkie and because this is a moment in history I’m always happy to learn more about.  Also?  La Streep! … Continue reading

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Wayback Review: One Day

As always, clicky for the original piece! Nutshell: I didn’t particularly care for this film when I first saw it.  I’m even more nonplussed now.  Patchy, with sloppy edits and even sloppier screenwriting, One Day doesn’t deliver the connection it … Continue reading

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