Movie Reviews

Movie Review - The Nun

Movie Review - The Nun

My last two roommates have complained about me having an annoying habit: walking around our apartment in my socks, not making a sound, and scaring the... let's say "...

Movie Review - Operation Finale

Movie Review - Operation Finale

Labor Day weekend is notoriously bad for the box office. Not just bad in relation to other holiday weekends, but bad in relation to other weekends, period. Here were...

Movie Review - The Happytime Murders

Movie Review - The Happytime Murders

There's a pop culture entity that can be seen right now that features foulmouthed puppets doing risque things and is an absolute blast for anyone mature enough to...

Movie Review - Crazy Rich Asians

Movie Review - Crazy Rich Asians

For about a year now, I've been hearing about the impending release of "Crazy Rich Asians." I tried to get into an advance screening last week, but it was sold out...

Movie Review - The Meg

Movie Review - The Meg

Early on in "The Meg", it occurred to me that sharks just aren't very scary. I don't mean this movie's shark (although some unconvincing CGI doesn't help), but all...

Movie Review - Christopher Robin

Movie Review - Christopher Robin

Sometimes it's best just to stay in one's comfort zone. Believe me, I know all the counterarguments: "Playing it safe is boring," "You'll never get anywhere if you...

Movie Review - Ant-Man and the Wasp

Movie Review - Ant-Man and the Wasp

We last saw Scott "Ant-Man" Lang (Paul Rudd) in 2016's "Captain America: Civil War" where he fought on Cap's side, lost, and went to prison. It was briefly mentioned...

Movie Review - Sicario: Day of the Soldado

Movie Review - Sicario: Day of the Soldado

I never saw 2015's "Sicario" in theaters, I only knew it by its reputation as a movie that was unfairly overlooked at the Oscars that year. I watched the film in...

Movie Review - Incredibles 2

Movie Review - Incredibles 2

Although Pixar has never made anything I'd call a "bad" movie, they've had mixed results with their sequels. The second and third "Toy Story" movies are just as...

Movie Review - Ocean’s 8

Movie Review - Ocean’s 8

I think it was a mistake to call this movie "Ocean's 8". The modern-era "Ocean's" series began in 2001 with "Ocean's Eleven", then went to "Ocean's Twelve" in 2004,...

Movie Review - Adrift

Movie Review - Adrift

"Adrift" is two movies in one - a mushy romance and a harrowing high-seas adventure tale. I guess it's like "Titanic" minus the large scale, $165 million from the...

Movie Review - Solo: A Star Wars Story

Movie Review - Solo: A Star Wars Story

Too few people saw the Coen Brothers comedy "Hail, Caesar" back in 2016, but those who did witnessed a terrific breakthrough performance by actor Alden Ehrenreich....