ARCH'S MOVIE GUIDE 6/12/14

      4 STARS

      The Grand Budapest Hotel - Wes Anderson's delightful all-star murder mystery story within a story

      3 1/2 STARS

      The Fault in Our Stars - Teen cancer patients fall in love and learn about loss

      Chef - Jon Favreau as a chef who finds his mojo in a food truck

      Belle - Fascinating story of mixed race beauty in pre-revolutionary England

      X-Men Days of Future Past - Back to the future to save the world

      3 STARS

      22 Jump Street - Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill as undercover cops.{} Hilarious sequel

      Maleficent - Angelina Jolie makes an awesome wicked witch

      Million Dollar Arm - Sports agent recruits pitchers in India.{} "Jerry Maguire" meets "Slumdog Millionaire" - with Jon Hamm.{} A little long but winning.

      Locke - Tom Hardy drives to London as we gradually learn his story and watch his life unravel

      The Amazing Spider-man 2 - Andrew Garfield as the superhero in love with Emma Stone

      2 1/2 STARS

      Edge of Tomorrow - Tom Cruise surprisingly good in this sci-fi time travel adventure

      The Grand Seduction - French Canadian remake of "Doc Hollywood"

      Blended - Better than expected Adam Sandler comedy with Drew Barrymore

      Godzilla - Great monsters but talky acting.{} The Japanese monster fights prehistoric creatures out to harm the human race

      Neighbors - Seth Rogen and Rose Byrne feud with fraternity boys next door

      Fading Gigolo - John Turturro as a reluctant gigolo with Woody Allen as his pimp

      2 STARS

      Obvious Child (R) - Jenny Slate stars in a comedy about abortion.{} Her "R" rated stand up and the subject matter may be a little much

      A Million Ways to Die in the West - Seth MacFaralane's cowboy falls flat too much of the time