If you are a fan of comic books then you will love Kick-Ass ($7). David Lizewski is one of those high school students that nobody ever notices and one day he makes a decision; driven by his obsession with comic books he decides to become a superhero himself. There is one small problem however, he has no powers and no valid reason to do it. Starring Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Nic Cage and Chloe Grace, with Matthew Vaughan in the directors chair, this is the perfect movie for all comic book fans who dream of superhero stardom.
Too many movies sugar coat things and make it look unrealistic. Drugstore Cowboy ($8) is not one of those movies. Directed by Gus Von Sant and starring Matt Dillon, Kelly Lynch, and James LeGros, this movie is a realistic road film about a drug addict’s life, his ‘family’, and the group’s inevitable downward spiral into […]