“Our entire space race of the 1960s was in response to an event,” U.S. Secretary of Defense Charlotte Mearing (Frances McDormand) tells Sam Witwicky (Shia LaBeouf). That event was the lunar crash-landing of a Transformers spacecraft.
Considering members of the intergalactic Green Lantern Corps have the ability to create anything they can imagine using “the green energy of will,” Martin Campbell’s big-screen adaptation of the Green Lantern comic book series is not an awful lot of fun. And when your closest cinematic antecedent is Jim Carrey’s memorable turn in The Mask, that’s saying something.
Centretown resident Matt Demers is setting out to prove that when it comes to being famous, nowadays it's as easy as just wanting it.
Pedestrians walking along Laurier Avenue may come across something different painted on the road. It's not a parking spot. In fact, it's a launch pad.