Recent Articles by Doug Wright
Published: Thursday, March 6, 2014 3:02 pm MST
Based on the characters created by Jay Ward, this treatment of a dog who adopts his boy is clever and respectful of the classic cartoon's legacy while certainly taking “modern” license.
Published: Friday, February 28, 2014 10:07 am MST
Liam Neeson is riveting as Bill Marks, a federal air marshal on a transatlantic flight, who starts receiving text messages from someone on-board demanding 150 million dollars and promising to kill someone every...
Published: Thursday, February 20, 2014 3:02 pm MST
“3 Days to Kill” is a mess. Oh, it’s entertaining, but a mess nonetheless.
Published: Thursday, February 6, 2014 3:03 pm MST
“With so many people dying, who cares?” It was not an uncommon question asked of Frank Stokes, who leads a group of historians, architects, curators and artists on a mission to save plundered art an...
Published: Monday, January 20, 2014 12:30 pm MST
“Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit” is a first-rate spy thriller that keeps you riveted and on the edge of your seat without bathing you in blood and flaunting sexuality.
Published: Friday, January 10, 2014 12:06 pm MST
I didn’t have the chance to book a root canal, so I did the next best thing. I saw “August: Osage County.”
Published: Thursday, December 19, 2013 3:02 pm MST
The one-word review for “Saving Mr. Banks” is "charming."
Published: Thursday, November 14, 2013 3:01 pm MST
If you’re going to buy a ticket for this film, grit your teeth, hang on and get ready for a real rough ride.
Published: Thursday, November 7, 2013 3:02 pm MST
Since last we hung out with our friend Thor, he’s been a busy guy. Fighting on behalf of Asgard, the hammer-wielding god has brought peace to the realms — much to the pleasure of dear old dad, Odin.
Published: Thursday, October 31, 2013 3:56 pm MDT
Well, the day is finally here, and one of my favorite books, now a movie, hits theaters this weekend. But most important, it hits with sensitivity and style.