Comedy isn’t as easy to pull off as some think. Just imagine all the comedies that have come out of Hollywood over the past 20 years; movies carrying the intent … Continue reading ‘Long Shot’ Review: A smart script carries this Rogen-Theron comedy
For years, I have always wondered what The Stockholm Syndrome meant. There are phrases and monikers are go by your ears, and make you wonder about the origin. After watching … Continue reading ‘Stockholm’ wastes a unique true story and talented cast
They killed his dog, stole his car, and hell followed with him. The premise of John Wick sounds like a Johnny Cash song playing in the middle of a modern … Continue reading 5 reasons why ‘John Wick’ works so well
Charles Peck (Dennis Quaid) is one of those guys who simply can’t let go. He sells his historical family estate located next to Napa Valley to a young couple (Michael … Continue reading ‘The Intruder’ is bogged down by conventions, cliches, and utter boredom
Narc meets Batman.
“I love you, 3000.” This is what one character says to another in the Marvel finale, Avengers: Endgame, and it’s fitting if my review space here were limited to only … Continue reading ‘Avengers: Endgame’ is a masterful piece of filmmaking from The Russo Brothers
This is a deep space science fiction story you haven’t seen yet.
Whether we like it or not, a part of us thinks life can go on forever. It’s the one guaranteed ego trip everyone takes. There’s a limitless vanity that we … Continue reading ‘Diane’ is an unapologetic look at mortality, loss, and how you spend your time here
The best kind of horror films take old recipes, throw in some fresh food with a couple new details in the preparation, and hold the viewer’s attention for a couple … Continue reading ‘Pet Sematary’ remake delivers a few new twists and scares the crap out of you
What if you could turn into a superhero by saying one word? For Billy Batson (Asher Angel), life has been anything but easy. Orphaned at a state fair by his … Continue reading ‘Shazam!’ is a breath of fresh air for comic book adaptations
The Lake St. Louis miracle got the cinematic treatment.
Frank Hamer (Kevin Costner) was one of a kind. A legendary Texas Ranger (the one that wore a badge, not a baseball player) who could hunt down the deadliest and … Continue reading ‘The Highwaymen’ is one of Netflix’s best films