Film Reviews

“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.

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‘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 […]

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‘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”.

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‘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.

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‘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.

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‘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.

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‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’ actually brings some fun life to the classic tale

‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’ actually brings some fun life to the classic tale

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

There have been many adaptations of Jane Austen’s classic novel “Pride and Prejudice” over the years and while some might say the latest, “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies”, would be enough to cause Miss Austen to stir in the grave, the newest reworking of the story is actually quite fun.

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‘Hail, Caesar!’ is a wonderful worship of  wild 1950s Hollywood politics

‘Hail, Caesar!’ is a wonderful worship of wild 1950s Hollywood politics

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

When the Coen Brothers commit to a project, you know they are all in in every angle of its execution, and that masterful craftsmanship is presented front and center in ‘Hail, Caesar!’

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Fey & Poehler are a winning comedy duo in ‘Sisters’

Fey & Poehler are a winning comedy duo in ‘Sisters’

| December 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Although it didn’t quite personally live up to “Baby Mama”, “Sisters” definitely held its own against the influx of duo comedies coming out these days.

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‘Creed’ proves it has the moxy and heart to stand in the ring with franchises’ best

‘Creed’ proves it has the moxy and heart to stand in the ring with franchises’ best

| November 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

‘Creed’ is a film with heart and heavy dramatic honesty and succeeds in building off of the foundation that ‘Rocky’ built.

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