Category Archive: Film Reviews

Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)

Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018) The time of reckoning has come. There’s no sugar coating it. The past few years haven’t been kind to good ol’ YA adaptations, chiefly those of the… Continue reading

Darkest Hour (2017)

Darkest Hour (2017) A man with the heart of a nation Throughout history, there have been many on-screen representations of famed U.K. Prime Minister Winston Churchill. From Brian Cox’s recent portrayal of the… Continue reading

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is a powerful, capricious and sometimes darkly funny tale about the consequences of simmering rage. No stranger to such material — having… Continue reading

The Greatest Showman (2017)

The Greatest Showman (2017) The impossible comes true In the 1800s, a poor, young orphan named Phineas Taylor Barnum (Ellis Rubin) fantasized of a bigger, more adventurous life with his secret sweetheart Charity… Continue reading

All the Money in the World (2017)

All the Money in the World (2017) J. Paul Getty had a fortune. Everyone else paid the price. The most interesting aspect of All the Money in the World is its behind the… Continue reading

Geostorm (2017)

Geostorm (2017) Control the weather, control the world. With several violent storms and fierce hurricanes endangering people’s real-life livelihoods, producer Dean Devlin’s (already delayed) directorial debut, Geostorm, feels more than a little ill… Continue reading

Pitch Perfect 3 (2017)

Pitch Perfect 3 (2017) Last Call, Pitches It’s hard to believe that most people didn’t know what the term ‘a cappella’ meant before Pitch Perfect sang its way into multiplexes some five years… Continue reading

Paddington 2 (2017)

Paddington 2 (2017) Small bear. Big trouble. With 2014’s Paddington earning the title of the highest grossing non-Hollywood family film of all time, the movie taking home north of $268 million dollars at… Continue reading

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) The game has evolved. If you were a 90’s kid, it’s more than likely you saw the hit fantasy-adventure film Jumanji (1995) either at the theater or… Continue reading

Downsizing (2017)

Downsizing (2017) We are meant for something bigger. Alexander Payne hasn’t really made a bad movie, just look at the guy’s back catalog: Sideways (2004), The Descendants (2011) and Nebraska (2013). Downsizing, however,… Continue reading