Tag Archive: Recommended

Doomsday (2008)

Doomsday (2008) Mankind has an expiration date It’s not especially difficult to spot the influences on Neil Marshall’s 2008 post-apocalyptic action extravaganza, Doomsday, but that’s kind of the point. Marshall’s girl-on-a-mission B-movie blow… Continue reading

Dumbo (2019)

Dumbo (2019) In 2019, a beloved tale will take you to new heights. You’ve seen a dragonfly, a horsefly, and a housefly, but have you ever seen an elephant fly? Well, certainly not… Continue reading

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina – Part 1 (2018)

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina – Part 1 (2018) Happy Birthday, Witch. Hot on the heels of the success of Riverdale, the CW’s sexed-up, soapy, modern take on fresh-faced comics mainstay Archie and the… Continue reading

Love, Death & Robots (2019)

Love, Death & Robots (2019) Deadpool, (2016), director Tim Miller and Fight Club (1999), The Social Network (2010), and Gone Girl (2014) honcho David Fincher are the creative engine behind Love, Death &… Continue reading

Fighting with My Family (2019)

Fighting with My Family (2019) A Comedy About a Family That Fights a Little Differently As a casual fan of the WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment), I always knew I’d like Fighting with My… Continue reading

Stan & Ollie (2018)

Stan & Ollie (2018) The untold story of the world’s greatest comedy act. This loose biopic from director Jon S. Baird, Filth (2013), is somewhat stylized and constrained, but that’s totally appropriate, given… Continue reading

Roma (2018)

Roma (2018) There are periods in history that scar societies and moments in life that transform us as individuals. Mexican director Alfonso Cuarón’s monotone meditation on memory is a difficult film to parse.… Continue reading

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