Tag: mark ruffalo

Daniel Barnes @ the SN&R (7/30 and 8/6 issues)

#barnesyardbumps: *Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation is practically a greatest-hits collection—fake latex faces are ripped off for dramatic effect, an impenetrable fortress is penetrated and the globe is trotted to dazzling effect. It’s familiar and fun and expertly packaged, and it settles into an eminently watchable formula that’s […]

Daniel Barnes @ the SN&R, 7/3 issue

*Everything fresh and original about Once has been recycled and sanitized for Begin Again, only it’s broad and excessive where Once was charming and concise. The rumpled male lead is now a struggling music executive desperate for one last chance at whatever (Mark Ruffalo), the mousy Czech songwriter […]