Film and Television Reviews

Reviews By Nathan M Rose

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Supernatural Blu-ray Review
Supernatural Season Three   Supernatural Blu-ray Review
(Nathan M Rose)  11/11/2008 8:54 PM EDT
Last time we saw Sam and Dean Winchester, they had just vanquished the yellow-eyed demon, but at a terrible price!  The battle that brought him down released hundreds of demons from Hell into an unsuspecting world.   It cost Sam his life.  But a grief-stricken Dean made a deal with the Crossroad Demo -- his soul for Sam's re... Read More

Wall-E Blu-ray Review
Wall-E (Blu-ray)   Wall-E Blu-ray Review
(Nathan M Rose)  11/11/2008 12:00 AM EDT
Once in a while, a movie comes along that is so rare and unique, and tends to leave me speechless after I watch the film.  Disney/Pixar's latest effort, Wall-E, is one of those films.After hundreds of lonely years of doing what he was built for, WALL-E (short for Waste Allocation Load Lifter Earth-Class) discovers a new purpose in life (be... Read More

Zack and Miri Make A Porno Theatrical Review
Zack and Miri Make A Porno   Zack and Miri Make A Porno Theatrical Review
(Nathan M Rose)  11/05/2008 10:54 AM EDT
Kevin Smith, one the most creative comedic directors of modern cinema, is at it again with his latest film, "Zack and Miri Make A Porno" -- the story of two friends (Seth Rogan and Elizabeth Banks) who get into the amateur porn business to combat their rising debt, only to realize their underlying feelings for each other while doing so.Wh... Read More

The New World DVD Review
The New World (The Extended Cut)   The New World DVD Review
(Nathan M Rose)  10/13/2008 4:32 PM EDT
Though the colonization of America's Jamestown and the John Smith story has been told many times before, the last time it hit the silver screen was in the Disney's animated feature film,  "Pocahontas".  Then, in 2006, New Line Cinema brought us "The New World", directed by Terrence Malick (Thin Red Line), starring Coli... Read More

Eagle Eye Theatrical Review
Eagle Eye   Eagle Eye Theatrical Review
(Nathan M Rose)  09/29/2008 10:08 AM EDT
Technology runs amok in the latest techno action thriller Eagle Eye, starring Shia LaBeouf, Michelle Monaghan where two unsuspecting Americans (Shia LaBeouf, Michelle Monaghan) are separately drawn into a conspiracy by a mysterious woman they have never met, but who seems to know their every move. By the time they discover her frightening identity,... Read More

102 Dalmatians DVD Review
102 Dalmatians   102 Dalmatians DVD Review
(Nathan M Rose)  09/15/2008 8:05 PM EDT
Those loveable Dalmatians are back in Walt Disney Pictures 102 Dalmatians, the sequel to Disney's 101 Dalmatians live action film.  The hilarious adventure stars the audacious Oddball, an all white Dalmatian puppy in search of her rightful spots, and Waddlesworth (voiced by Eric Idle), a wisecracking macaw who thinks he's a Rottweiler.  F... Read More

101 Dalmatians DVD Review
101 Dalmatians   101 Dalmatians DVD Review
(Nathan M Rose)  09/14/2008 10:38 PM EDT
The world has "gone to the dogs" in the live action retelling of Disney's classic 101 Dalmatians --   starring five-time academy winner, Glenn Close, Jeff Bridges, and Joely Richardson and directed by Stephen Herek.In their small London flat, Dalmatians Pongo, Perdy, and their human "pets" Roger and Anita welcome a lit... Read More

Righteous Kill Theatrical Review
Righteous Kill   Righteous Kill Theatrical Review
(Nathan M Rose)  09/14/2008 12:14 AM EDT
Al Pacino and Robert De Niro, two names that are synonymous with the silver screen, both starred in the "Godfather II" film, but never had any scenes together. In 1995, both appeared in Heat by Michael Mann and ever since then, moviegoers have been clamoring to see these superstars do a film together again. This September, they had their ... Read More

Death Race Theatrical Review
Death Race   Death Race Theatrical Review
(Nathan M Rose)  08/24/2008 1:02 PM EDT
It's the end of summer, families are taking their last vacations, kids are getting ready for school, and the studios start to release the films that didn't make it into their summer schedule, such as Death Race, a remake of the 70's cult classic, Death Race 2000, starring Jason Statham (The Bank Job), Joan Allen (The Bourne Supremacy), Ian McShane ... Read More

The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor Theatrical Review
The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor   The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor Theatrical Review
(Nathan M Rose)  08/02/2008 10:33 PM EDT
It has been seven years since the O'Connell's were on the silver screen, and they are back this summer in The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor.  However, unlike past mummy films, this is one that should have stayed buried in its tomb. Brendan Fraser returns as explorer Rick O'Connell to combat the resurrected Han Emperor (Jet Li) in an e... Read More