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

The Florida Project (2017)

The Florida Project (2017) Welcome to a magical kingdom Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World opened its Florida doors in 1971, where six themed lands — which orbit the central Cinderella Castle —… Continue reading

Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)

Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) After the great disturbance in the Force that was the Star Wars prequel trilogy — thank-you George Lucas — filmmaker J.J. Abrams (at long last) gave us… Continue reading

Only the Brave (2017)

Only the Brave (2017) It’s not about what’s standing in front of you. It’s about who’s standing beside you. I’ve always been an admirer Joseph Kosinski, the visionary stylist behind flash sci-fi epics… Continue reading

Professor Marston and the Wonder Women (2017)

Professor Marston and the Wonder Women (2017) Ever wonder? With Patty Jenkins’ blockbuster adaptation of the lasso wielding Goddess of truth having recently set the box office alight — its wonderful star Gal… Continue reading

The Disaster Artist (2017)

The Disaster Artist (2017) There are few things more innately human than the desire to succeed; we’ve all felt that triumphant thrill of a victory or achievement and the fear of possible failure.… Continue reading

Better Watch Out (2016)

Better Watch Out (2016) You might be home, but you’re not alone. First things first, due to the particulars of the plot and discussion, I believe a spoiler warning is necessary. If you’re… Continue reading

Coco (2017)

Coco (2017) The celebration of a lifetime I can see why Disney-Pixar’s 19th full-length animated feature, Coco, changed its name, the flick originally titled Día de los Muertos (the namesake for the Mexican… Continue reading

Wonder (2017)

Wonder (2017) You can’t try and blend in, when you were born to stand out. If you have children — or spend a lot of time around kids — there’s a big chance… Continue reading

Landfall (2017)

Landfall (2017) The only things more dangerous than acts of nature are the acts of men. It’s true; the single-location setting can be a low-budget filmmaker’s best friend. For starters, these types of… Continue reading