Bryan Macklowe

Bryan Macklowe

Used to work at Blockbuster (2000-2011).

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  • Vampires vs. the Bronx

    Vampires vs. the Bronx

    ★★★

    Teenagers fight off monsters to save their town. Familiar premise seen in everything from "Fright Night" and "The Monster Squad" to "Attack the Block" is employed once again in this amusing diversion from director Osmany Rodriguez (Emmy winner for a short doc about "SNL") and producer Lorne Michaels (yes, of "SNL" fame).

    The cast of young actors includes relative newcomers Jaden Michael (of TV's "The Bug Diaries"), as Miguel Martinez who first discovers the vampires trying to hone in on…

  • Enola Holmes

    Enola Holmes

    ★★★★

    We've seen countless movies about Sherlock Holmes. He is among the most often filmed characters on the big and small screens, and has appeared in numerous stage iterations over the years. Played by actors as diverse as Basil Rathbone, Christopher Plummer, Charlton Heston and Robert Downey, Jr., the character is often wise and graceful in his efforts to solve the latest crime puzzle. And we do see him in this film, played by none other than Superman himself, Henry Cavill.…

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  • Superman III

    Superman III

    ★★★

    Compared to the first two entries in the series, this feels far inferior. Yet it is not a bad film. There are plenty of things to be entertained by, from Pryor's likable computer hacking minor criminal to Superman's dual-personality fight in the middle of the film.

    A number of things happened to create the circumstances for a lesser sequel this time around. Due to the bad feelings some cast members felt toward producers Ilya and Alexander Salkind for firing Richard…

  • Into the Woods

    Into the Woods

    ★★★★

    A baker and his wife encounter a witch, who tells them she'll grant them a wish to have a child if they can bring her four ingredients for a spell that will undo a curse put upon their family: "the cow as white as milk, the cape as red as blood, the hair as yellow as corn, and the slipper as pure as gold." So the couple venture into the dreaded woods to find these items and, in the process…