Sitemap - 2014 - Film Yap


Class of 1984: "Once Upon a Time in America"

New to View: Dangerous Denzel kicks butt in ‘The Equalizer’

"The Hobbit" still reigns box office

No Limits -- Dec. 23

Eyes Without a Face (1960)

The Equalizer

12 Days of Schlockmas: A 2014 Countdown

Into the Woods



Big Eyes

REEL BOB: Into the Woods


A Film Yap Christmas

Hangmen Also Die! (1943)

The Good Lie

Indy Style -- Dec. 19

Annie (2014)

REEL BOB: ‘Blackhat’ could have used a complete reboot

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

REEL BOB: The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies

IFJA film awards for 2014

The Bird Lady

REEL BOB: Unbroken

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "The Interview"!

Magic in the Moonlight

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

Cinema SmackDown!: Buddy ("Elf") vs. Willie ("Bad Santa")

The Skeleton Twins

The Hands of Orlac (1924)

"Boyhood" tops Indiana film critic awards

"Exodus" tops a weak box office race

This is Where I Leave You

Indy Style -- Dec. 12

Film on Vinyl: Double Feature

Hot Tub Time Machine 2 trailer. 'Nuff Said.

The Night of the Iguana (1964)

Nothing new to challenge "Mockingjay" at box office

Guardians of the Galaxy

Indy Style -- Dec. 5

New to View: ‘Guardians’ blasts off for home use with attitude

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "The Imitation Game"!

Film on Vinyl: The Maze Runner

"Terminator: Genisys" trailer hits the reset button


The Congress

Pay 2 Play

The Homesman

New to View: Dec. 2, 2014

A new 'Dawn' on Blu-ray and DVD

The Ballad of Cable Hogue (1970)

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Class of 1984: "Supergirl"

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Rocks the Internet

Film on Vinyl: Inside the Recording Studio

Penguins of Madagascar

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to See "Wild"!

Horrible Bosses 2

Rock 'n' Roll High School (1979)

"Mockingjay" does not go quietly

The November Man

Indy Style -- Nov. 21

Film on Vinyl: Scott Pilgrim vs. The World

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1

Tales from the Darkside (1990)

Randy Newman

The Theory of Everything

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "Horrible Bosses 2"!

The Wild Geese (1978)

"Dumb and Dumber To" looks smart in debut

Into the Storm

The Legend of Hell House (1973)

Indy Style -- Nov. 14


"50 Shades" of Naughty

Film on Vinyl: Halloween

Dumb and Dumber To


The House at the End of Time


"Big Hero 6" and "Interstellar" go sky-high

Kit Carson (1940)

Jersey Boys

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "Dumb and Dumber To"!

Indy Style -- Nov. 7

This Magic Moment: Top Five Christopher Nolan Scenes

Big Hero 6



"Minions" shows us life B.G. (Before Gru)

A Most Wanted Man

Cottage to Let (1941)



Film on Vinyl: Friday the 13th

Before I Go To Sleep

Indy Film Fest Screens "Frank" for "Rock + Reel" Series

Saw: 10th-Anniversary Re-Release

Class of 1984: "The Terminator"

Marvel Announces Phase 3 Movie Lineup

Child of God

Thief (1981)

Deliver Us from Evil

Indy Style -- Oct. 24

John Wick

"Avengers: Age of Ultron" Trailer Chills to the Bone

St. Vincent

Experience 'The Exorcist' at Midnight Madness

Birdman, or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Life After Beth

Charade (1963)

"Siddharth" wins Heartland grand prize

"Fury" blasts the competition away

Becoming Bulletproof

The Purge: Anarchy

Drunktown's Finest

Where the Road Runs Out


Uzumasa Limelight

An 'Alien' Invades Midnight Madness

Indy Style -- Oct. 17

East Side Sushi

The Book of Life

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "Ouija"!


Objects in Mirror

Una Vida: A Fable of Music and the Mind

Highway to Dhampus


Diana Elizabeth Torres, "East Side Sushi"

Amin Matalqa, Michelle Lang, & Amanda Plummer "Strangely in Love" (Part 2)

Amin Matalqa, Michelle Lang, & Amanda Plummer, "Strangely in Love" (Part 1)


Strangely in Love

Up! (1976)


Men, Women & Children

I'm With Phil

Above and Beyond


The Referee (L’arbitro)

Amira & Sam

Five Actors You Didn't Know Were Sports Stars

The Sound and the Shadow

Off the Floor

Uranium Drive-In

The League of Gentlemen (1960)

Journey to the Seventh Planet (1962)

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "Men, Women and Children"!!

"Gone Girl" still tops at box office

X-Men: Days of Future Past

Robert Downey Jr. -- Full Interview

Alexander and The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

30 Days of October: Director Patrick Brice, "Creep"

The "Tomorrowland" trailer will rock your world

It's Time For 'A Clockwork Orange' at Midnight Madness

The Judge

Dracula Untold

Kill the Messenger

Jude Law seeks sunken Nazi treasure in "Black Sea" trailer

30 Days of October: Director Jonas Govaerts, "Cub"

Obvious Child

The Film Yap interviews Robert Downey Jr.

30 Days of October: Jamie Nash, "Exists"

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "The Book of Life"!

A Bridge Too Far (1977)


"Gone Girl" and "Annabelle" soar at box office

Robert Downey Jr. discusses "The Judge" at Heartland Film Event

Edge of Tomorrow

30 Days of October: Digging Up the Marrow

Gone Girl

Indy Style -- Oct. 3

30 Days of October: Leigh Janiak, "Honeymoon"

2005's "King Kong" & Its Coming Prequel

This Magic Moment: Top Five David Fincher Scenes

The Good Lie

Midnight Madness Runs "The Shining"

Parents (1989)

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "Gone Girl"!

Cold in July

Class of 1994: "Léon"

Harry and Tonto (1974)

"The Equalizer" leads box office charge

Transformers: Age of Extinction

The Skeleton Twins

Indy Style -- Sept. 26

Chris Hemsworth owns in "Blackhat" trailer

The Equalizer

Seth Rogen and James Franco do "The Interview"

The Boxtrolls

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "The Good Lie"!

The Informer (1935)

The Rover

Heartland Film Festival 2014 Lineup & Events Announced

Indy Style -- Sept. 19

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "The Equalizer"!


A Walk Among the Tombstones

Diabolique International Film Festival Reviews, Part II

Diabolique International Film Festival Reviews, Part I

This Is Where I Leave You

My Old Lady

Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989)

"No Good Deed" on top


Indy Style -- Sept. 12

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "A Walk Among the Tombstones"!

The Drop

Dolphin Tale 2

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "The Maze Runner"!

Fall Film Preview 2014

Upcoming Films to Watch Out For

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "The Drop"!

Cerina Vincent, "MoniKa"

Theirs Is the Glory (1946)

Slooooooowwwww start to September

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "No Good Deed"!

Words and Pictures

Mustang — The First 50 Years

Summer Yappies 2014

2014 Summer Yappies Nominees

New movie trailers: The Pyramid, Rosewater, Monsters

The Last of Robin Hood


Terror of Mechagodzilla (1975)

Gandhi (1982)

Summer goes out with a whimper

Indy Style -- August 29

As Above/So Below

The November Man

Class of 1984: "All of Me"

Jersey Boys Actor Mike Doyle's Stardom on the Rise

Rich Hill

Superman and Lois Lane take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Post Mortem: The Walking Dead, Season Three

"Guardians of the Galaxy" rules summer

The Ten Commandments (1956)

The Walking Dead: The Complete Season Four

Indy Style -- August 22

When the Game Stands Tall

"Guardians" and Women in Superhero Movies

If I Stay

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "As Above/So Below"!

Assault of the Killer Bimbos (1988)

Rosemary's Baby

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "If I Stay"!

New movie trailers: Mortdecai, Christian Mingle, Wetlands, Open Windows

The Duke of West Point (1938)

Only Lovers Left Alive

"The Expendables" are just that

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

The Expendables 3

Let's Be Cops

Indy Style -- August 15

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "When The Game Stands Tall"!

Gen Con Convention Diary

Magic in the Moonlight

Of Dice and Men

INDIANAPOLIS! Win ROE Passes to See "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles"!

I Owe Robin Williams

Ben Dobyns, Executive Producer of "Dark Dungeons"

New Movie Trailers: Interstellar, Left Behind, Space Station 76

The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)

Barracuda (1978)

Turtles earn a lot of green

Frankie & Alice

These new "Hunger Games" character posters will blow your mind

Into the Storm


Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to See "The Expendables 3"!

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "Let's Be Cops"!

The Hundred-Foot Journey

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles"!

The 8 Worst Comic-Book Movie Canon Changes, Part 2

Orlando (1992)


This Magic Moment: Offbeat Heroes at Their Finest

The 8 Worst Comic-Book Movie Canon Changes, Part 1

Class of 1984: "The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension"

Get On Up

Blood Diner (1987)

Guardians of the Galaxy

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "Into the Storm"!

New movie trailers: Mockingjay, Mad Max, Fifty Shades, More

Witness for the Prosecution (1957)

Starcrash (1979)


Venus in Fur

Heaven is for Real

12 Herculean Myth and Monster Movies, Part II

12 Herculean Myth and Monster Movies, Part I

The Yap's Own Joshua Hull in the Director's Chair

Leah Meyerhoff, "I Believe in Unicorns"

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "Get On Up"!



Indy Film Fest Festival Diary

Grand Theft Easy

The Night of the Hunter (1955)

New movie trailers: Big Hero 6, Horns, Laggies, Ouija

Ice Saints

"Apes" easily best puny human movies

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "Lucy"!


Last Days in Vietnam

Point and Shoot

Indy Style -- July 18

The Purge: Anarchy

I Origins

2014 Indy Film Fest Schedule

The Ballad of Shovels and Rope

Planes: Fire & Rescue

Lance Edmands, "Bluebird"

2014 Indy Film Fest: The Essentials

Sex Tape

Fort Tilden

These Hopeless Savages

Reform School Girls (1986)

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "And So It Goes"!

Mitchell Kezin, writer/director of "Jingle Bell Rocks!"

Jingle Bell Rocks!


I Believe in Unicorns

Kumiko the Treasure Hunter

Big Significant Things


Dan Abramovici, actor/co-writer, "Ben's At Home"

A Brony Tale


Trailers: Unbroken, Sharknado 2, Suburban Gothic"


The Chaperone

American Arab

Usama Alshaibi, director/producer of "American Arab"

Ben's At Home

Virtuoso Virtual

You'll Be a Man (Tu Seras un Homme)

The Westerner (1940)

Sequel goes ape at the box office

Under the Skin

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Indy Style -- July 11


Life Itself

Jodorowsky's Dune

17-Minute "First Look" at Guardians of the Galaxy!

New Movie Trailers: "Bosses 2," "Jimi"

Advise & Consent (1962)

Transformers 4 trumps "Tammy"

Bad Words

Indy Style -- July 4

This Magic Moment: The Terminator (1984)

Deliver Us From Evil

Short Films Bridge "Rise" and "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes."

Earth to Echo

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "The Purge: Anarchy"!


The Lunchbox

Class of 1994: "The Shadow"

New Movie Trailers: Beth, Skeleton Twins, More

Jason Statham set for another rollercoaster year in Hollywood

The Paper Chase (1973)

These ARE the droids audiences were looking for

Ernest & Celestine

Indy Style -- June 27

Transformers: Age of Extinction

Wizard World Convention coming to Indianapolis in 2015

Obvious Child

Make "Room" for Midnight Madness at Keystone Art Cinema

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "Tammy"!

Trailers: New "Ninja Turtles," "Addicted," "The Fury"

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "Earth to Echo"!

Friendly Persuasion (1956)

"Think Like a Man Too" is too much for competition

300: Rise of an Empire

Think Like a Man Too

The Rover

This Magic Moment: Unforgiven (1992)

Jersey Boys

Guy, Interrupted

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "The Rover"!

Jesse Hutch, "Joy Ride 3"

Indiana Jones "Raids" Midnight Madness

"22 Jump Street" and "Dragon" go big

Trailers: Birdman, Paddington, Good Deed, Home, Fluffy Movie, Interview

Silverado (1985)

The Lego Movie

How to Train Your Dragon 2

22 Jump Street

New Movie Trailers: Dumb and Dumber To, Penguins of Madagascar, more

Curse of the Dragon Slayer

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to See "Obvious Child"!

"Midnight Madness runs "Lebowski"

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

Trailers: Earth to Echo, Are You Here, more "Step Up," "Inferno," more

Ken Kirzinger, "Joy Ride 3"

The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)

A faultless debut for "The Fault in Our Stars"


Whose "Fault" is It Anyway?

Indy Style -- June 6

Blood Widow (2014)

Edge of Tomorrow

Words and Pictures

The Fault in Our Stars

"Back to the Future" Midnight Madness!

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "How to Train Your Dragon 2"!

American Mary (2012)

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "The Fault In Our Stars"!

Indianapolis! Win Passes to "Edge of Tomorrow"!

Days of Heaven (1978)

"Maleficent" conjures a spell at the box office


INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "Words and Pictures"!

Indy Style -- May 30

A Million Ways to Die in the West

Class of 1994: "Fear of a Black Hat"


Trailers: "The Equalizer," "Kingsman: The Secret Service,"

Size Doesn't Matter: Little People, Big Bads

The Wild One (1953)

New "X-Men" puts up big, not historic, numbers.

About Last Night


New trailers: "Big Hero 6," "Life of Crime," "Happy Christmas"

X-Men: Days of Future Past

INDY!! Win Passes to "A Million Ways to Die in the West"!


"Batman Vs. Superman" has a new title, and it's...

Big Man Japan (2007)

Million Dollar Arm

Trailers: "Interstellar", "Guardians of the Galaxy," "Foxcatcher"

Third Man on the Mountain (1959)

Go, go, Godzilla!

The Monuments Men

Indy Style -- May 16


INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "X-Men: Days of Future Past"!



Batsuit, Batmobile revealed from "Batman vs. Superman"

Trailers: "Planet of the Apes"; "Alexander", "Snowpiercer,"

"Neighbors" yucks up some big bucks

Zardoz (1974)



Only Lovers Left Alive

Mac and Me (1988)

Yap vs. Yap: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return

Lou Simon, "HazMat"

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to See "Godzilla"!

Streaming is the Future of Home Video

Trailers: New Ninja Turtles, Trust Me, ASM2's "X-Men" clip

7 Reasons "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" is the Best Spider-Man Yet

Eye of the Needle (1981)

Spider-Man swings to $92 million opening

Indy Style -- May 2

"Amazing Spider-Man 2" news: Sinister Six revealed?

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Gimme Shelter (2014)

Actor Bob Hoskins dies at 71

Class of 1984: "Stop Making Sense"

The Canine Survival Tenet

Star Wars: Episode VII Cast Announced

I, Frankenstein

Win "Devil's Due" on Blu ray!

"Woman" bounces Cap; "Heaven" still for real

If I Stay, Wolf Cop, Jessabelle, The Giver, more

The Final Countdown (1980)

Labor Day

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return"

The Other Woman (2014)

Indy PopCon adds to its lineup of guests

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "The Amazing Spider-Man 2"!

Sex Tape, New Eli Roth, Docs

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "Brick Mansions"!

Cromwell (1970)

"Heaven" has real box office clout


The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Indy Style -- April 18


Lifeforce (1985)

Under the Skin

"Dragon" sequel, new X-Men Clip, Hoffman

The Invisible Woman (2013)

The Men (1950)

"Rio 2" gives Captain America a run

Great Expectations

Indy Style - April 11

Draft Day

Ernest & Celestine

Captain America: The Winter Soldier Clues, Hints and References

Trailer Round-Up: Lucy, The Drop, more

Grudge Match

Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones

"Les Maudits" ("The Damned," 1947)

Cap'n enjoys an All-American weekend

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

Nymphomaniac Vol. 2

Indy Style -- April 4

Island of Lemurs: Madagascar (2014)

Captain America: The Winter Soldier

A Virgin Among the Living Dead (1971)

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "Oculus"!

Summer Movie Preview 2014

Steven Spielberg to direct M. Night Shyamalan biopic

Broadchurch: Series 1

Trailer Round-Up: "Ninja Turtles," "Jupiter," "Purge," more

The Matrix (1999)

Do You Like Films Or Movies?

"Noah" rises above the competition

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

Nymphomaniac Vol. 1


Indy Style -- March 28

Class of 1994: "The Chase" / "Terminal Velocity"

Bad Words

Who Will The Rock Play?

Trailer Round-Up: X-Men, Hercules, Edge of Tomorrow, and More

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "Bad Words"!

The Professionals (1966)

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

"Divergent" tops crowded field

Indy Style -- March 21


The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)

The Super Silver Screen Showdown Between Captain America 3 and Batman vs. Superman

Check out the first 10 minutes of "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," "Avengers" concept art

The Grand Budapest Hotel

Trailer Round-Up: Peanuts, James Brown biopic, and more

American Hustle

Kill Your Darlings

The Lady Vanishes (1938)

"Mr. Peabody" wins the weekend


British Film Focus

Indy Style -- March 14

Veronica Mars

Need for Speed

Trailer Round-Up: Amazing Spider-Man 2 clip, "Frozen" BTS, Noah, more

Wes Anderson, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "Divergent"!

Dreamscape (1984)

Mr. Peabody and Sherman

"300" sequel rises to top of box office

Inside Llewyn Davis

Indy Style -- March 7

300: Rise of an Empire

The Wind Rises

The Big Boo

Trailer Round-Up: Transformers!

Oscar 2014 reactions

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Death Race 2000 (1975)

2014 Oscar Liveblog!

No stopping "Non-Stop"

Indy Style -- Feb. 28

Oscar picks and predictions


Picking the Oscars

Trailer Round-Up: Godzilla and Friends Edition

Class of 1994: "Reality Bites"

You Will Be My Son

Hobson's Choice (1954)

Everything is Awesome for "The Lego Movie"


3 Days to Kill

Trailer Roundup: Guardians, Doubles, Jump


INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "3 Days to Kill"!

Gregory's Girl (1980)

It's all coming together for "The Lego Movie"

Game of Thrones: The Complete Third Season

British Film Focus

About Last Night

Trailer Round-Up

2014 Oscar-Nominated Short Films: Live Action

2014 Oscar-Nominated Short Films: Animation



Raiders of the Seven Seas (1953)

"The Lego Movie" snaps up top box office spot

All Is Lost

Indy Style -- Feb. 7

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to See "RoboCop"!

The Monuments Men

The Lego Movie

Trailer Round-Up: Super Bowl Edition

"Ride Along" keeps cruising

Goodbye, Mr. Chips

Dallas Buyers Club

Indy Style -- Jan. 31

Lex Luthor and Alfred cast in "Man of Steel" sequel

Class of 1994: "The Hudsucker Proxy"

Labor Day

Dracula 3D

Carve Her Name With Pride (1958)

"I, Frankenstein" has monstrously ugly opening


Silent Running (1972)

"Ride Along" cruises to top of box office

Captain Phillips

Devil's Due

Indy Style -- Jan. 17

Snubs, Surprises in 2013 Oscar Nominations

2014 Oscar nominations!

Ride Along

The Nut Job

Which Docs Will Get the Nod?


Enough Said

The Hot Rock (1972)

"Lone Survivor" unthaws frozen box office

The Legend of Hercules

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to "The Nut Job"!

Lone Survivor

August: Osage County

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to "The Legend of Hercules"!


Fearless Oscar Nomination Predictions

The Act of Killing

Duck Dynasty: Season 4

Blood Simple (1984)

January 2014 Movie Release Calendar

Indy Style -- Jan. 3

Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones

Evan's Top 5 of 2013

Joe's 2013 Top 20, Bottom 10 and More

Joe's 2013 Top 20, Bottom 10 and More

New Guardians of the Galaxy image and Amazing Spider-Man 2 footage released

The 2013 Yappies