★★½ Captain Marvel is a formulaic and middling chapter in the MCU, and while it does have a fun factor in play, it never fully lives up to its promise. … Continue Reading ‘Captain Marvel’ Review: A Disappointingly Mediocre Chapter in the MCU
The road to the 2019 Oscars has been a wild one, from category scandals to a no0host show, it will be interesting to see how things pan out this Sunday. … Continue Reading Oscars 2019 Predictions
★★★ M Night Shyamalan’s culmination to his surprising trilogy is smart and inventive at its best, but an overstuffed and disappointing ending almost brings the film down. 19 years after … Continue Reading ‘Glass’ Review: Shyamalan’s Conclusion to his Trilogy is a Mixed Bag
As 2018 came to a close, so did one of the best years in film’s recent history. From small indies to big blockbusters, the industry was filled with quality content … Continue Reading The Best Movies of 2018
James Wan’s DC flick is a flawed yet inventive and fun popcorn film that marks a pleasant surprise for the franchise.
★★★★★ With Roma, Alfonso Cuarón brings to life a beautiful story with stunning visuals that make it one of the best and most important films of the decade. Set in … Continue Reading ‘Roma’ Review: Cuarón Delivers a Stunning and Beautiful Film about Family
★★★ Despite feeling bloated by too many storylines and having some obvious flaws in its writing, The Crimes of Grindelwald eventually finds its footing thanks to some strong performances and … Continue Reading ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ Review
★★★½ Led by a star-making performance by Rami Malek, ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ overcomes its shaky second act and awkward writing with a killer soundtrack and an amazing conclusion. The film follows … Continue Reading ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Review: Rami Malek Leads A Flawed Yet Heartfelt Biopic
★★★ Halloween is mostly a success, delivering the franchise’s best sequel yet — even if it doesn’t really mean much. 40 years after the events of the first film and … Continue Reading ‘Halloween’ Review: A Satisfying Yet Imperfect Return for the Franchise
★★★★½ Impeccably directed and superbly acted, this third remake of ‘A Star is Born’ shines as the best yet. After Jackson Maine, a famous country singer, encounters a bar singer … Continue Reading ‘A Star is Born’ Review: An Incredibly Powerful Update to the Classic
★★½ Venom is a flawed and over-the-top movie that is entertaining enough to justify its existence. While investigating a dangerous experiment, Eddie Brock, a journalist, merges his body with the … Continue Reading Venom Review: A Deeply Flawed, Ridiculously Fun Ride
After getting our first look at the Joker in the Todd Philips-directed origin film, I came to a conclusion that has been building up in my mind for a few … Continue Reading Opinion: DC Works Best When Grounded in Realism, and The Joker is Proof of It
★★ ‘The Nun’ mostly disappoints with a weak script and minimal scares that make this a lackluster entry in ‘The Conjuring’ franchise. The film follows Irene, played by Taissa Farmiga, … Continue Reading ‘The Nun’ Review: A Disappointingly Mediocre Outing in the ‘Conjuring’ Franchise
We’re more than halfway into the year, and as festival season gears up, we can now start to picture which films will be featured at Hollywood’s biggest awards show. NOTE: … Continue Reading Early Oscars 2019 Predictions: Best Picture
After surprising almost everyone in Hollywood with its big opening, ‘The Meg’ will now compete in its second weekend with fellow Warner Bros. film, ‘Crazy Rich Asians’, which is opening … Continue Reading BOX OFFICE PROJECTIONS: CAN ‘CRAZY RICH ASIANS’ CHALLENGE HOLDOVER ‘THE MEG’?
★★★½ The sequel to the 2015 smash hit is the best installment of the franchise since the 1993 original. Picking up after the events of Jurassic World, the park is … Continue Reading ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ Review: The Best Sequel to the Original Yet