Review: ‘Tolkien’ Will Surprise You

Dome Karukoski’s Tolkien is full of vibrant imagery and creative cinematography which help draw the audience into a tale about a fascinating man. What I wasn’t expecting is how it would reshape my thoughts about the world fellowship. For many of us, that word means companionship Read More …

Review: ‘Pokémon Detective Pikachu’ Is Lackluster

Although Pokémon Detective Pikachu has moments where it’s visually appealing, nobody should be subjected to sitting through this tedious mess. While I completely get that if you have a super Pokémon fan in the house, nothing will convince them that this “film” ( and I use Read More …

Review: ‘UglyDolls’ Is One Big Shrug Fest

STX Entertainment’s UglyDolls only serves as a vehicle to sell merchandise to the legions of kids who will be grooving to this psychedelic highly predictable groove fest full of musical numbers highlighting the vocal range of the film’s lead, Kelly Clarkson. I feel that anytime Read More …

Review: ‘The Intruder’ Is Terrifically Campy

Any film critic who is walking into Deon Taylor’s The Intruder (which opens up today) expecting some sophisticated thriller will walk out enraged. What puzzles me is why any critic would believe that Taylor’s latest project was supposed to be that in the first place. In this Read More …

Review: ‘Family’ Highlights The Modern Family Dynamic

Laura Steinel’s Family seamlessly captures the essence of today’s modern family in an honest, authentic manner. In this age of Fortnite and smartphones, very few releases in recent years have captured the detachment most middle school/high school kids feel these days. It seems Kids are faced with Read More …

’21 Bridges’ Trailer features Boseman Out For Justice

Chadwick Boseman branches out from his Wakanda roots to take on the lead role in STX Entertainment’s 21 Bridges. Check out this trailer – This film follows an embattled NYPD detective (Chadwick Boseman), who is thrust into a citywide manhunt for a pair of cop killers after Read More …

‘Godzilla: King Of The Monsters’ The Final Trailer Will Blow Your Mind

Just when you thought that a trailer could only have a set amount of monsters in it, Godzilla: King Of The Monsters destroys that notion in the first five seconds of its final trailer. In what is shaping up to be a fantastic summer movie season, the Read More …

Review: ‘The Public’ Is Surprisingly Deep

Emilio Estevez’s The Public shines a harsh light on the growing number of homeless men and woman roaming the streets of every major U.S. city. Estevez doesn’t seek to preach but does send an unambiguous and meticulous message in each visual that makes it on screen. Read More …