Film Reviews

“X-Men: Apocalypse” lives up to its name in dooming trilogy’s trajectory

“X-Men: Apocalypse” lives up to its name in dooming trilogy’s trajectory

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ is a trainwreck not even Magneto could stop.

×
‘Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising’ is a vacant rehash of the original

‘Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising’ is a vacant rehash of the original

| May 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Unsuccessfully adding a sorority aspect this time around, “Neighbors 2” was a convoluted mess of “been there, done that” moments and horrible acting performances from the girl counterparts in this installment.

×
‘The Nice Guys’ pairs an unlikely comedy duo with great success

‘The Nice Guys’ pairs an unlikely comedy duo with great success

| May 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Highly entertaining with a more than able all-star cast, “The Nice Guys” brings back the classic 70s detective style “whodunit” and shows that sometimes simple is better.

×
“Captain America: Civil War” a smart, nuanced, action-packed masterpiece

“Captain America: Civil War” a smart, nuanced, action-packed masterpiece

| May 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

When approaching ‘Captain America: Civil War’, the Russo Brothers stated they wanted to assemble this film differently than other Marvel movies.

×
“Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice”  cannot defeat a septic story full of horrible heroes

“Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” cannot defeat a septic story full of horrible heroes

| March 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ is a mess. And not a very beautiful looking one either.

×
‘Whiskey Tango Foxtrot’ moves Tina Fey more into drama territory

‘Whiskey Tango Foxtrot’ moves Tina Fey more into drama territory

| March 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

It seems that every time I turn on my TV or read articles on a news website, a flood of stories comes through basically depicting how our world is metaphorically crashing down around us. From planes disappearing and earthquakes destroying whole cities, to ISIS spreading fear in the middle east, it’s hard to try and […]

×
‘Eddie the Eagle’ allows Taron Egerton to soar in an endearing underdog story

‘Eddie the Eagle’ allows Taron Egerton to soar in an endearing underdog story

| February 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Egerton as Eddie “The Eagle” Edwards, the notorious British ski jumper who participated in the 1988 Winter Olympics, is a performance to watch and treasure with glee. Egerton simply disappears in the role. There is a tenacity to him, like a scrappy, undersized dog who won’t stop following you no matter how often you tell him “no”.

×
‘Deadpool’ is just what you’d expect from the trailer – dark, witty & not for kids

‘Deadpool’ is just what you’d expect from the trailer – dark, witty & not for kids

| February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

“Deadpool” isn’t without flaws — there are moments when all the meta humor and slow mo fight action does get a bit tiring, but the movie is pretty close to perfect, especially if you’re a fan of the character.

×
‘How To Be Single’ is a sobering romance movie for the Tinder generation

‘How To Be Single’ is a sobering romance movie for the Tinder generation

| February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

When deciding if ‘How to Be Single’ is worth spending 110 minutes out on the town with, there is no harm in deciding to swipe right.

×
‘Zoolander 2’ is a model sequel

‘Zoolander 2’ is a model sequel

| February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Zoolander 2 was highly entertaining with just the right amount of purposely dumb jokes and smart humor.

×