Movie Reviews by the Movie Slackers

American Assassin Movie Review

American Assassin stars Dylan O'Brien (The Maze Runner films) as Mitch Rapp, the fictional lead character of the late Vince Flynn's bestseller novel series....

IT movie review

As far as Stephen King's writings being brought to the big screen, it has been more hit than miss over the years. Even King...

Security Movie Review

Security is an action oriented B-film starring Antonio Banderas as an emotionally damaged veteran who has completed three tours in the Middle East. He has...

Wind River Movie Review

Taylor Sheridan is an actor, writer, producer and director who has only written three films and directed two. His first film was called Vile...

Logan Lucky Movie Review

Steven Soderbergh returns from a four-year, semi-self induced retirement to deliver Logan Lucky. The film stars Channing Tatum and Adam Driver as brothers who...

The Hitman’s Bodyguard Movie Review

After a rather clever ad campaign for this film which poked fun at 1992's The Bodyguard, I was rather excited to see what kind...

Going in Style Movie Review

1979's Going in Style starred George Burns, Art Carney and Lee Strasberg as three older gentlemen who decide to rob a bank to live...

Free Fire Movie Review

Ben Wheatley's Free Fire was made over a year ago but did not get a release in America until April of this year. Wheatley...

Atomic Blonde Movie Review

Atomic Blonde stars Charlize Theron as Lorraine, a super spy brought in by a joint operation being sponsored by the CIA and MI6. Her...

Dunkirk Movie Review

Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk is a mammoth sized production, employing thousands of extras, actual ships, planes and pretty much everything you see on screen is...

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets Movie Review

French filmmaker Luc Besson returns after a three-year hiatus from 2014's abysmal Lucy, with Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. The film...

The Lost City Z Movie Review

I must confess I was not familiar with Percy Fawcett of England. Born in 1867, he would become a geographer, artillery officer, cartographer, archeologist...

Power Rangers Movie Review

Haim Saban's Mighty Morphin Power Rangers has been around for at least twenty or so years. Going from TV to the big screen and...

War for the Planet of the Apes Movie Review

War for the Planet of the Apes is the last chapter in the rebooted franchise for the Planet of the Apes trilogy. This time...

Spiderman: Homecoming Movie Review

In looking at the credits of Jon Watts, the director of Spiderman: Homecoming and he has mostly been involved in comedies. His only serious...

Baby Driver Movie Review

Baby Driver (no, this is not the latest Pixar film) stars Ansel Elgort as a gifted getaway driver who works for crime boss, Doc...

Transformers: The Last Knight Movie Review

Paramount Pictures has had a bad couple of years in business. They have had flop after flop and lost hundreds of millions of dollars,...

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Movie Review

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them introduces the newest creation from Harry Potter scribe J. K. Rowling. It is slated for at least...

The Mummy Movie Review

Universal Studios has decided they are going to remake a group of the old style horror/action/adventure films of yesteryear like Dracula, Frankenstein, Creature from...

The Exception Movie Review

After a long day, I sat down to enjoy my evening tea and looked for a film to watch. I brought up the On...

Wonder Woman Movie Review

DC Comics movie universe has been getting their clock cleaned when compared to the Marvel films. Marvel films have been better quality, received by...

The Survivalist Movie Review

The Survivalist has been making the rounds at some of the film festivals to rave reviews and has garnered a 97% positive rating on...

War Machine Movie Review

War Machine stars Brad Pitt as General Glen McMahon, (modeled after real life General Stanley McChrystal) who has been assigned to come Afghanistan to...

Baywatch Movie Review

The TV show, Baywatch kind of missed me or maybe I missed it. I don't think I ever made it through one episode. It...

xXx: The Return of Xander Cage Movie Review

As if anyone was jonesing for another Vin Diesel action vehicle, D.J. Caruso's xXx: The Return of Xander Cage graced our movie screens and...

Get Out Movie Review

Jordan Peele's Get Out stars Daniel Kaluuya (Emily Blunt's partner in Sicario) as Chris. He is a black gentleman who has been in a...

Alien: Covenant Movie Review

Alien: Covenant picks up after 2012's Prometheus but takes place before the 1979 Alien. With this franchise still going strong, few films have ever...

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter Movie Review

For some reason the Resident Evil franchise has always been indirectly linked to the Underworld franchise. When one film is released, another is sure...

King Arthur: Legend of the Sword Movie Review

Guy Ritchie's King Arthur: Legend of the Sword is another realization of the story that has been told several times in the past, most notably...