‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ Review: Tarantino’s 9th Film Is Befuddling

Once Upon A Time In Hollywood reminded me an awful lot of The Green Book. There were elements in both releases that I liked a great deal (for example, individual performances). Both releases certainly had their issues. In the end, it was hard to articulate how I felt Read More …

‘The Irishman’ Trailer Arrives and so Begins Netflix’s Award Season Push

On a day which should have dominated by talk of Hobbs and Shaw, it appears The Irishman teaser trailer stole the show. Netflix has considerable resources into this project, which boasts an epic cast and the makings of a fantastic tale. Here’s the trailer. Robert De Niro, Al Read More …

‘Fast and Furious Present: Hobbs and Shaw’ Review: An Explosive Summer Finale

Fast and Furious Present: Hobbs and Shaw is a ridiculous intense filled eye-popping summer blockbuster that is sure to please the masses. The best way to describe watching the film is imagining doing shots of tequila with Dwayne Johnson, attempting to bench press 350 pounds, Read More …

‘The Farewell’ Review: A Beautiful yet Devastating Look at Death, Family, and Love

The Farewell is a thought-provoking film bursting with such heart yet teeming with such realism that it will leave audience members shattered. Lulu Wang has crafted a beautiful narrative tackling the questions surrounding our mortality. Are we honoring our loved ones by preparing them for death? Read More …

‘A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood’ Releases a Fantastic Trailer Showcasing Tom Hanks in the Lead Role

A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood released its first trailer and jettisoned Tom Hanks into the Awards Season discussion. The two-minute look into this release looks stellar and will leave fans across the globe counting down the days till the release. Check out the trailer. It Read More …

‘Mike Wallace Is Here’ Review: An Engrossing Look at an Iconic News Man

Mike Wallace Is Here beautifully captures the golden era of broadcast journalism while showcasing why Mike Wallace was an iconic seeker of the truth. Director Avi Belkin doesn’t attempt to paint a rosy picture of Wallace. He does effectively showcases the humanity and drive of Read More …

‘The Art of Self Defense’ Review: A Fabulous Take down of Toxic Masculinity

The Art Of Self Defense on the surface comes off as quite unassuming. I mean if you’ve seen one Jessie Eisenberg indie film, you’ve seen them all (right). I was pleasantly surprised by this release. Nothing about this film is cookie cutter. Writer/Director Riley Stearns has Read More …

‘The Lion King’ Review: A Visually Brilliant Film with Hilarious Performances Dragged down by Lackluster Leads

The Lion King is full of an infinite number of jaw-dropping visuals that will blow even the most cynical people away. There haven’t been many releases that even come close and I’m not sure any will. While I have noticed that the latest fad amongst my Read More …