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Solo: A Star Wars Story Movie Review

Solo: A Star Wars Story Movie Review

When Ron Howard replaced Phil Lord and Chris Miller as director of Solo, speculation swirled that the film was a doomed project. Lord and...
Cargo Movie Review

Cargo Movie Review

After watching Martin Freeman in the overrated and disappointing Ghost Stories, I dialed up Netflix for his latest film, Cargo, for something to cleanse...
Terminal Movie Review

Terminal Movie Review

The ads for Terminal sent the internet buzzing a couple of months ago. It didn't show anything except star Margot Robbie, decked out in...
Ghost Stories Movie Review

Ghost Stories Movie Review

The bar being placed at a higher point with horror films like 2017's Get Out and the Australian classic The Babadook from 2014, I...
Rampage Movie Review

Rampage Movie Review

Having never played the game Rampage I was starting from ground zero. I knew nothing of the rules, story or its characters and as...
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Movie Review

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Movie Review

Martin McDonagh's Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri garnered several Oscar nominations and came away with two wins; Best Actress for Frances McDormand and Sam...
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Movie Review

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Movie Review

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is the eagerly awaited sequel to 1995's Jumanji with the late Robin Williams. Over twenty years later, Jumanji has...
A Quiet Place Movie Review

A Quiet Place Movie Review

John Krasinski's A Quiet Place tells the story of the Abbott family who lives in almost complete silence since aliens have landed from outer...
The Shape of Water Movie Review

The Shape of Water Movie Review

Guillermo del Toro's The Shape of Water took home the Oscar for Best Picture of 2017 as well as garnering for wins for Best...
Game Night Movie Review

Game Night Movie Review

If I were to tell you that the new film, Game Night, was brought to you by the same people who remade the latest...
The Outsider Movie Review

The Outsider Movie Review

As a huge fan of Martin Zandvliet's 2015 masterpiece, Land of Mine, I was eager to see his newest incarnation, The Outsider. With Jared...
Tomb Raider Movie Review

Tomb Raider Movie Review

One can argue if we needed another reboot of the Tomb Raider franchise, but when you have Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft that is...
Red Sparrow Movie Review

Red Sparrow Movie Review

Jennifer Lawrence has been the problem with some of her most recent films, for me. Since X-Men: Apocalypse and especially Passengers and with last...

The Ten Worst Films of 2017

Each year as with the best films, there are several which scurry under the floor when the lights come on. I take no pleasure...
Assassin's Creed Movie Review

Assassin’s Creed Movie Review

Having a limited release in late December 2016, Assassin's Creed did not hit theaters until January of 2017. Based on the video games which...