Movie Reviews

Movie Review - Wonder Woman

Movie Review - Wonder Woman

It was a poorly-kept secret that Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot) was going to be a part of last year's "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice." That didn't stop her from...

Movie Review - Alien: Covenant

Movie Review - Alien: Covenant

I've never been the biggest fan of the "Alien" franchise, including the original film from 1979. Maybe it's because I've been raised on movies that rip it off, or...

Movie Review - Snatched

Movie Review - Snatched

"Snatched" has a script credited to Katie Dippold, but she clearly didn't write much of her characters' dialogue. This is one of those comedies where the actors are...

Movie Review – How to be a Latin Lover

Movie Review – How to be a Latin Lover

By Bob Garver For the second week in a row, I'm surprised by which movie I'm reviewing. The social media thriller "The Circle" was supposed to be the biggest hit...

Movie Review - The Fate of the Furious

Movie Review - The Fate of the Furious

By Bob Garver For over a decade, you knew exactly what you were getting with a "Fast & Furious" movie. You went to see one of these movies, you got fast cars,...

Movie Review - Beauty and the Beast

Movie Review - Beauty and the Beast

By Bob Garver "Beauty and the Beast," the Disney animated classic from 1991, holds a special place in my heart. It was the first movie I saw in its original run in...

Movie Review - Kong: Skull Island

Movie Review - Kong: Skull Island

By Bob Garver I bet when most people hear the term "Viet Cong" for the first time, they snicker at a mental image of King Kong fighting in Vietnam. Almost everyone...

Movie Review - Logan

Movie Review - Logan

By Bob Garver After 17 years, Hugh Jackman and Patrick Stewart are saying goodbye to the "X-Men" roles of Wolverine and Professor Charles Xavier, respectively. And I...

Movie Review - Fifty Shades Darker

Movie Review - Fifty Shades Darker

By Bob Garver The "Fifty Shades" franchise is commercially successful but critically despised. I've heard all manner of nasty things said about the books, and 2015's...