Mister Critic Awards Predictions and Contest

The Oscars are here and we’re all excited at Mister Critic. Lots going on. Below are the predictions (in some cases, wild guesses) made by the Mister Critic contributors. We have predictions from yours truly, Mister Critic, his… Read More

127 Hours (2010)

Reviewed by Mister Minator Unless you live under a rock, you probably already know the story of Aron Ralston; a mountain climber/adventure junkie that gets stuck under a boulder and cuts his own arm off. If you had no… Read More

The Social Network (2010)

Reviewed by Mister Critic To me, the Social Network plays as your classic Greek tragic myth, which is why it deserves the nod for Best Picture. The god, Mark Zuckerburg (played by Jesse Eisenberg), is portrayed in the… Read More

2010 Academy Award Shorts @ Salem Cinema

Reviewed by Mister Critic Mister Critic is proud to announce that, for the first time in his life, he has seen all of the Academy Award nominated live action short films and animation shorts before the actual awards… Read More

Music Monday: Edith Piaf – Non, Je ne regrette rien

Academy Awards week here at Mister Critic and to start things off is a great song featured in the movie Inception, which is nominated for 8 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Original Screenplay, and Best Original Score. I… Read More

Trial by Stone: A Scene from The Dark Crystal

For me there are certain words that trigger an immediate recall of scenes from movies, television, song lyrics, etc. It is some warped version of free association my mind does throughout the day. For example, whenever I hear… Read More

The Town (2010)

Reviewed by Mister Hand “Awesome!” is the word that first came to my mind after watching The Town. Flashback a week or so and you would have heard me say, “Ben Affleck directed a movie? Do I really… Read More

The King’s Speech

Reviewed by Mister Critic Rarely, if ever, do I feel bad for a king. There are those movies that attempt to tug at my heart strings with the, “Oh, look at the poor royals, with their big castles, and all their money. They must… Read More

The Lover’s Dictionary by David Levithan

Reviewed by Mister Critic When I was young, I once tried to read the dictionary all the way through from A to Z. I don’t know why I thought that was a good idea. I made it a… Read More

Music Monday: You & I by Ingrid Michaelson

Happy Valentine’s Day everyone. Today’s song is dedicated to my sweetheart. She is the one who introduced me to both this song and Ingrid. She plays it for our family on the ukulele (correction: the electric uke), and… Read More