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Disaster flicks

With a poster that suggests disaster and mayhem, Parts Per Billion is actually an intimate drama more concerned with relationships than the outside world. But considering that the whole point is that …
Cheeseball disaster flicks are a category unto themselves. They are all about spectacle and special effects: Volcanoes go boom! Meteors hit major landmarks! The earth opens up and swallows entire civi…
People who know me well know that I love me a good disaster movie. Sometimes I even love me a BAD disaster movie, like The Day After Tomorrow. I don't care how implausible it is that Dennis Quaid can …
It will surprise no one to learn that the “plot” of the movie is fairly thin – neutrinos from the sun have been heating up the Earth’s core, and it reaches its boiling point to coincide with the dooms…
So of course I had this Def Leppard song in my head through much of Armageddon—partially, I'm sure, to block out the creepiness of the all-Aerosmith, all-the time soundtrack. Now this would be fine in…
Psst. Come on. You can admit it... after all, it was ten years ago. No matter how much you trash-talk the movie today, I'll bet you saw it in the theater. Everyone did, and not just teenage girls. And…
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