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Overlord Movie Review

Overlord Movie Review

Operation Overlord was the codename for the Allied invasion of Normandy in the last days of World War 2 and the actual beach landings...
Venom Movie Review

Venom Movie Review

As someone who is not familiar with Venom, other than its relationship to Spider-Man, I went into this film with not much of a...
BlacKkKlansman Movie Review

BlacKkKlansman Movie Review

Regardless of what you think of Spike Lee and/or his politics, he makes some very fine films. Let's just say, I think he hits...
The Predator Movie Review

The Predator Movie Review

Writer and director Shane Black has helmed the latest installment from the franchise first introduced with style, gusto and thrills in 1987; Predator. Gone...

The Meg Movie Review

Let's face it. There will never be another Jaws, at least not in my lifetime. Steven Spielberg's classic is a classic for a reason....
The Hurricane Heist Movie Review

The Hurricane Heist Movie Review

The opening scene of The Hurricane Heist is a ripoff of Jan de Bont's Twister from 1996. Subsequently, the story of The Hurricane Heist...
Gringo Movie Review

Gringo Movie Review

Gringo was directed by Nash Edgerton and stars his real-life brother Joel Edgerton and Charlize Theron as CEO's of a pharmaceutical company that is...
Ready Player One Movie Review

Ready Player One Movie Review

Having looked over director Steven Spielberg's resume, there are very few duds in his career. He is a legendary director, handling every genre from...
Mission: Impossible - Fallout Movie Review

Mission: Impossible – Fallout Movie Review

Mission: Impossible - Fallout is the second film written and directed by Christopher McQuarrie. This is the same writer who wrote The Usual Suspects,...
Equalizer 2 Movie Review

Equalizer 2 Movie Review

2014 saw the release of The Equalizer with Denzel Washington playing retired CIA operative, Robert McCall. Reeling from the loss of his beloved wife,...

Chappaquiddick Movie Review

John Curran's Chappaquiddick tells the true story of the accident that claimed the life of Mary Jo Kopechne, an innocent and idealistic campaign staffer...
Death Wish 2018 Movie Review

Death Wish Movie Review (2018 and 1974 versions)

Having watched the original Death Wish from 1974 with Charles Bronson, I was reminded how much that film looks dated. It still is a...
The Maze Runner: The Death Cure Movie Review

The Maze Runner: The Death Cure Movie Review

Having never read any of the books The Maze Runner films are based on probably has tainted my views of this franchise. I did...
Revenge Movie Review

Revenge Movie Review

I Spit on Your Grave was a film first released in 1978, originally titled Day of the Woman, written and directed by Meir Zarchi,...
Sicario: Day of the Soldado Movie Review

Sicario: Day of the Soldado Movie Review

Sicario: Day of the Soldado is the follow up film from Denis Villeneuve's 2015 film Sicario. Less Emily Blunt for the newest Sicario, the...