Tag Archive: Recommended

Lords of Chaos (2018)

Lords of Chaos (2018) Based on Truth and Lies. Oslo, Norway. The 1980s. A relatively peaceful time in a country known for its pleasant people and sometimes flamboyant traditions. However, not all of… Continue reading

Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018)

Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) Back in 2012, Wreck-It Ralph charmed its way into the hearts of Disney, videogame and pop culture fans alike. With an embarrassment of riches in its character cameos,… Continue reading

Bumblebee (2018)

Bumblebee (2018) Every adventure has a beginning For almost a decade, I’ve found myself fighting a losing battle trying to defend Michael Bay’s loud, brazen screen-smashing Transformers series, which I actually kinda dig… Continue reading

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018) How the West Was Won (more or less) Originally conceived as a single season television series, Joel and Ethan Coen’s playful Western, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs,… Continue reading

Widows (2018)

Widows (2018) Left with nothing. Capable of anything. It’s always interesting when a ‘prestige’ director tackles ‘pulp’ material. It can go either way. Too often you can tell that the A-lister in question… Continue reading

The Night Comes for Us (2018)

The Night Comes for Us (2018) After one massacre too many, Triad enforcer Ito (Joe Taslim) guns down his fellow henchmen and hightails it for Jakarta with the only survivor, a young girl… Continue reading

Apostle (2018)

Apostle (2018) Netflix seems to have a thing lately for sending alienated men off to remote locations to confront demons both literal and metaphorical. Just the other week we saw Jeffrey Wright packed… Continue reading

Hold the Dark (2018)

Hold the Dark (2018) Retired naturalist and wolf expert Russell Core (Jeffrey Wright) heads to the remote, wintry fastness of Alaska when he receives a letter from Medora Slone (Riley Keough), saying that… Continue reading

A Simple Favor (2018)

A Simple Favor (2018) What Happened to Emily? Writer-director-producer Paul Feig certainly has a way with women. Just look at his female-fronted filmography — we’re talkin’ the 2011 comedy sensation Bridesmaids, the Melissa… Continue reading

BlacKkKlansman (2018)

BlacKkKlansman (2018) Infiltrate hate. Cinema’s angriest black American filmmaker Spike Lee is back with a vengeance with his most accessible mainstream film since 2006’s Inside Man. Realized with the kind of flair and… Continue reading