Category: Weekend Rewind

The Weekend Rewind category archive at Particleshock.com contains blog posts about movies that were overlooked or under-appreciated at the time of their initial release, but make for excellent weekend watching.

Battle Los Angeles
Movies Weekend Rewind

Battle Los Angeles – Aaron Eckhart fight aliens in the city of angels.

World Invasion, Battle: Los Angeles 2011 seems to be your standard alien invasion movie. Throughout modern history there have been eyewitness UFO reports of alien spacecraft. Their motives have never been understood… until now. Every major city in the world is under attack by alien forces. This is the story of a Marine platoon facing off against the invaders in the battle of Los Angeles.

the time travelers wife
Movies Weekend Rewind

The Time Traveler’s wife – weekend rewind

The Time Travelers Wife stars Eric Bana as the chronologically displaced Henry Detamble and Rachel McAdams as His wife Claire. The endearing but sometimes complicated relationship between Clair and Henry translates reasonably well to the big screen. However, the overall plot is somewhat hurried, with some events seeming to be out of context or poorly explained