Cirque du Freak: The Vampire’s Assistant (2009)

Directed by Paul Weitz.  Written by Weitz and Brian Helgeland, based on the Vampire Blood trilogy of books by Darren Shan.  Starring John C. Reilly, Chris Massoglia, Josh Hutcherson, Jessica Carlson, Michael Cerveris, Ray Stevenson, Patrick Fugit, Ken Watanabe, Orlando Jones, Frankie Faison, Salma Hayek and Willem Dafoe. Plot: Darren (Massoglia) is turned into a … Continue reading Cirque du Freak: The Vampire’s Assistant (2009)

Detention (2011)

Directed by Joseph Kahn.  Written by Kahn and Mark Palermo.  Starring Josh Hutcherson, Shanley Caswell, Spencer Locke, A.D. Johnson, Walter Perez, Erica Shaffer and Dane Cook. Plot: a group of kids band together to survive a killer during detention. Clapton (Hutcherson) is failing his senior year of high school and hooking up with Ione (Locke), … Continue reading Detention (2011)