Kathie Lee & Hoda: Tim Stack Interview
Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb talked with Tim Stack, Senior Writer for Entertainment Weekly, about previews for everything entertainment, from big summer movies to TV to DVDs, for the month of July.
July Movies: Savages & Ice Age 4
If you are going to see a movie this weekend, you go-to movie, according to Tim Stack, should be Savages. Stack said if you want to go see something different than your superhero movie, go see Savages. It’s very good and it’s violent, very dark. Stack said it is an Oliver Stone film about a drug cartel in Mexico.
For the kids, Tim Stack said to go see Ice Age 4: Continental Drift, which opens July 13 2012. Stack said this is the fourth movie and they always do huge. He said all the cast is back, like Ray Romano and Dennis Leary.
Tim Stack said the blockbuster movie of the summer will be The Dark Knight Rises, which comes out July 20 2012. Stack said this is the final installment in the Batman trilogy. It is highly anticipated and may be the most anticipated movie of the year. Christian Bale is Batman again and Anne Hathaway is playing Catwoman. Stack said it is very dark and epic in filmmaking.
Tim Stack: Friend With Kids Review
Tim Stack said the DVD to buy this July is Friends With Kids. Stack said this is kind of like a Bridesmaids reunion, as it stars Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph and Jon Hamm. Stack said it is a great romantic comedy.
Tim Stack: Breaking Bad Review
On TV, Tim Stack said that Breaking Bad is probably best show on TV. He said it is on AMC and is about a high school teacher turned meth dealer. It’s very complex. It’s a crime saga and returns for its fifth and final season on July 15 2012.
Tim Stack: 2012 Olympics
Tim Stack said the 2012 London Summer Olympics start July 27 2012. He said there will be some cute athletes to check out.