SCOTT NEHRING Film critic, author Film Criticism: • Founder, editor and chief reviewer for Good News Film Reviews, goodnewsfilmreviews.com, 2004 to 2014 (site currently under construction) • Co-Founder, contributor for The Catholic Media Review, catholicmediareview.blogspot.com, 2008 to 2011 • Contributing Writer for Christian Cinema, christiancinema.com, 2010 to 2014 • Film reviews syndicated through Demand Media Studios. Published on Reuters.com (including…

Should I see it? Only under duress.   Director: Francis Lawrence Writers: Kevin Brodbin and Frank A. Cappello Actors: Keanu Reeves (sorta), Rachel Weisz, Shia LaBeouf, Djimon Hounsou and Tilda Swinton   This film goes over as good as jalapeño dip at a burn center. Widely considered not to be the greatest actor of his generation, Keanu Reeves is to…

Should I see it? Yes (with cautions)   Writers/Directors: Ethan and Joel Coen Starring: Josh Brolin, Javier Bardem, Tommy Lee Jones, Kelly Macdonald and Woody Harrelson Rated R for strong graphic violence and some language   The Coen Brothers are two of the best filmmakers of their generation. No one can argue their brilliance. Each of their films is a…

The fallout from the WikiLeaks dump of hacked DNC e-mails made the opening day of the Democratic National Convention was a delicious buffet of schadenfreude.  Even the most compassionate soul could feel satisfaction watching Debbie Wasserman Schultz go from belligerent Chairwoman, to former chairwoman, to being booed off the stage by her own delegation.  This is the good stuff. The…

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