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Jack the Giant Slayer

Jack the Giant Slayer

Jack the Giant Slayer Howard McQuitter II Movie Corner Howardsmoviecorner.com HowardMcQuitterii@yahoo.com Jack the Giant Slayer (2013) **1/2 Warner Bros. Cast: Nicholas Hoult (Jack), Eleanor Tomlinson (Isabelle), Ewan McGregor (Elmont), Stanley Tucci (Roderick), Eddie Marsan (Crawe), Ewen Bremmer (Wicke).(PG-13) Running [...]

Stand Up Guys

Stand Up Guys

Stand Up Guys Stand Up Guys (2013) ** 1/2 Al Pacino as Valentine “Val”  Christopher Walken as Doc  Alan Arkin as Richard Hirsch  Julianna Margulies as Nina Hirsch  Mark Margolis as Claphands  Katheryn Winnick as Oxana  Vanessa Ferlito as Sylvia  Addison Timlin as Alex  Lucy Punch as Wendy A first [...]

Top 10 Movies for 2012

Top 10 Movies for 2012

By Howard McQuitter February 2013 will be 12 years since I’ve been with The Alley Cat.

Lincoln & Silver Linings Playbook

Lincoln & Silver Linings Playbook

Lincoln Lincoln (2012) ****1/2 Cast: Daniel Day Lewis (Abraham Lincoln), Sally Field (Mary Todd Lincoln), John Hawkes (Robert Latham), Jackie Earle Haley (Alexander Stephens), Tommy Lee Jones (Thaddeus Stephens), Joseph Gordon-Levitt (Robert Todd Lincoln), Michael Stanton Kennedy (Hiram Price), Jared Harris (Ulysses Grant), Hal Holbrook [...]

The Sessions

The Sessions

by Howard McQuitter II The Sessions (2012) Cast: John Hawke (Mark O' Brien), Helen Hunt (Cheryl Cohen Greene), William H. Macy (Father Brendan), Moon Bloodgood (Vera), Annika Marks (Amanda), Blake Lindsley (Laura White), Adam Arkin (Josh), Robin Weigert (Susan). (R) Running time: 98 minutes. Director: Ben Levin.  Twenty-years ago I [...]

Argo & The Watch

Argo & The Watch

By Howard McQuitter Argo (2012) **** Warner Bros.   Mystery/Suspense/Drama/History Cast: Ben Affleck (Tony Mendez), Alan Arkin (Lester Siegel), John Goodman (John Chambers), Clea Du Vall (Cora Lijek), Taylor Schilling (Christine Mendez) Victor     Garber (Ken Taylor), Bryan Cranston (Jack O’ Donnell).Running time:120 minutes. [...]

ParaNorman

ParaNorman

ParaNorman (2012) **** Focus Features. Animation Cast: Kodi Smit-McPhee voice of Norman Babcock), Tucker Albrizzi (voice of Neil), Anna Kendrick (voice of Courtney), Casey Affleck (voice of Mitch), Christopher Mintz-Plasse (voice of Alvin), Leslie Mann (voice of Sandra Babcock), Jeff Garlin (voice of Perry Babcock), Elaine Stritch (voice [...]

Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Witness Protection & The Dark Knight Rises

Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Witness Protection & The Dark Knight Rises

By Howard McQuitter Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Witness Protection (2012) * Lionsgate Films, Comedy Cast: Tyler Perry (Madea/Joel/Brian), Eugene Levy (George Neeedleman), Denise Richards (Kate Needleman), Doris Roberts (Barbara), Percy Romeo Miller(Jake), Devan Leos (Howie). (PG-13) Running time: 114 minutes. Director: Tyler [...]

Moonrise Kingdom

Moonrise Kingdom

Moonrise Kingdom By Howard McQuitter Moonrise Kingdom ***** Focus Features Cast: Bruce Willis (Captain Sharp), Ed Norton (Scout Master Ward), Bill Murray (Walt Bishop), Tilda Swinton (Social services), Jason Schwartzman (Cousin Ben), Jared Gilman (Sam), Harvey Keital (Commander Pierce), L.J. Foley (Izol), Jake Ryan (Lionel), Neal Huff [...]

“SING OUT FOR KIDS”

“SING OUT FOR KIDS”

Join local hip hop star Dessa alongside Jeremy Messersmith, Toki Wright, Gabriel Douglas, Taj Raj, Robbie Robinson, and Caroline Smith & Jesse Schuster. Join some of Minneapolis’ finest performers in concert to benefit Southside Family Nurturing Center on August 26th at 7:30pm at Hell’s Kitchen, 80 South 9th Street. Seven amazing [...]

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