Movie Reviews by the Movie Slackers

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood Movie Review

Growing up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania myself, Mister Rogers Neighborhood was a staple in my home. It was one of the few things...

Knives Out Movie Review

Knives Out is the kind of film that they really don't make anymore. Most murder mysteries like this are subjugated to the...

Birds of Prey: And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn...

Okay, now that I have that ridiculously long official title out of the way, Birds of Prey will be how I refer...

Underwater Movie Review

Underwater stars Kristen Stewart as Norah, part of an underwater drilling team that finds themselves seven miles down in the ocean when...

1917 Movie Review

I will admit I have not seen 2019's Best Picture winner, Parasite. But then again, up until recently, I would wager most...

The Hunt Movie Review

The Hunt was originally set for release in September of 2019. But the outcry over its subject matter and the fact that...

Motherless Brooklyn Movie Review

Edward Norton writes, directs, produces and stars in Motherless Brooklyn, an old fashioned film noir thriller in the vein of the Sam...

21 Bridges Movie Review

Chadwick Boseman is a fantastic actor, loaded with talent and looks. He has made quite an impression playing Black Panther, Jackie Robinson,...

Guns Akimbo Movie Review

Daniel Radcliffe has gone from Harry Potter to roles in films that have been daring and definitely against type. Playing an FBI...

The James Bond Show

In anticipation for the upcoming and final Daniel Craig James Bond film, No Time to Die in April, I recently was able...

The Gentlemen Movie Review

Guy Ritchie returns to what he does best; British heist/crime/mob thrillers with The Gentlemen. The film stars Matthew McConaughey as Mickey...

The Lighthouse Movie Review

Robert Eggers shocked the movie going public in 2015 with his first feature film, The Witch. It told the story of a...

Joker Movie Review

Todd Phillips has primarily stuck to bawdy comedies, starting with Old School, The Hangover films then to Due Date. He surprised...

They Shall Not Grow Old Movie Review

Made in 2018 but not receiving an American release until February of 2019, Peter Jackson's They Shall Not Grow Old is one...

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Movie Review

Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is his ninth film and it seems to be his most personal film to...

Hellboy Movie Review

As a fan of Neil Marshall's work, I was stoked for his latest vision in Hellboy. Hellboy is based on the graphic...

Pet Sematary Movie Review

Not that we were screaming for a remake to 1989's Pet Sematary, but Hollywood can't seem to get enough of Steven King,...

US Movie Review

Jordan Peele's Get Out was a terrific film and was deservedly rewarded with four Oscar nominations. It won writer and director, Jordan...

John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum Movie Review

John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum Movie Review

Aquaman Movie Review

Aquaman has made its way to video (even though I have read that it still is playing in some theater markets) and it stars...

The Ten Best Films of 2018

The Ten Best Films of 2018

Widows Movie Review

From the man who brought us Shame with Michael Fassbender and 12 Years A Slave comes Steve McQueen's latest film, Widows, which has been...

Incredibles 2 Movie Review

It has been fourteen long years since the original Incredibles graced us at the theaters. Written and directed the multi-talented Brad Bird who has...

Glass Movie Review

M. Night Shyamalan has clawed his way back from utter disgrace his last REAL, resounding hit being 2002's Signs, my own personal favorite film...

Hotel Artemis Movie Review

Hotel Artemis had some promising trailers but came and went in theaters rather quickly. The film has an all star cast leading off with...

The Mule Movie Review

At the age of eighty-eight, most people would be enjoying the remainder of the their lives with family and such. Not Clint Eastwood. He...

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

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

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...