Movie Reviews

Movie Review: GREENLAND Starring Gerard Butler, Morena Baccarin

Posted: December 18, 2020 at 8:39 am   /   Movie Reviews

The latest Covid casualty in cinema, Greenland, directed by Ric Roman Waugh, hits VOD Friday, December 18. Originally slated for a theatrical release earlier this year, the natural disaster thriller joins the roster of many other films chosen to be released through a digital platform as many theatres are still closed. Choosing a VOD release, the film is […]

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Movie Review: MANK Starring Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried, Charles Dance

Posted: December 4, 2020 at 8:04 am   /   Movie Reviews

Now streaming on Netflix, director David Fincher brings to life a script written by his late father, Jack Fincher, to tell the story behind the making of one of the greatest films ever made – Citizen Kane. Mank follows Herman J. Mankiewicz (Gary Oldman) as he navigates the studio system during different points of his […]

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Movie Review: THE CROODS: A NEW AGE Starring Nicolas Cage, Emma Stone, Ryan Reynolds

Posted: November 25, 2020 at 11:28 am   /   Movie Reviews

The Croods are back in an all new feature hitting theaters just in time for the Thanksgiving holiday. In A New Age – directed by Joel Crawford – Grug (Nicolas Cage), Eep (Emma Stone), Guy (Ryan Reynolds), Ugga (Catherine Keener), Gran (Cloris Leachman), and Thunk (Clark Duke) are introduced to a new way of life […]

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Movie Review: HILLBILLY ELEGY Starring Amy Adams, Glenn Close, Gabriel Basso

Posted: November 24, 2020 at 9:14 am   /   Movie Reviews

Based on the 2016 memoir Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance, craftsman Ron Howard has delivered a Lifetime adaptation disguised as Oscar-bait. Assembling an all-star cast, the film follows J.D. (Gabriel Basso) as he recounts his childhood growing up in the south with his drug-addicted mother Bev […]

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Movie Review: FREAKY Starring Kathryn Newton, Vince Vaughn, Alan Ruck

Posted: November 13, 2020 at 8:30 am   /   Film, Movie Reviews

You’ve seen body-swap movies before, but never quite like this… Today, on Friday the 13th, Blumhouse is releasing their latest horror-comedy from director Christopher Landon (Death Day). Freaky follows in the footsteps of other body-swap comedies like Freaky Friday, 18 Again!, 13 Going on 30, etc. Except this one the formula on its head, when […]

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Movie Review: THE CRAFT: LEGACY Starring Cailee Spaeny, Zoey Luna, Gideon Adlon, Lovie Simone

Posted: October 29, 2020 at 12:41 pm   /   Movie Reviews

The highly anticipated reboot/sequel hybrid from Blumhouse Pictures, The Craft: Legacy (a follow-up to the 1996 cult classic The Craft) is available for rent or purchase through video-on-demand services everywhere. Premiering just a few days before Halloween, the film couldn’t have better timing with its release. With an audience for horror features – especially during […]

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Movie Review: OVER THE MOON Starring Cathy Ang, Phillipa Soo, John Cho

Posted: October 23, 2020 at 8:31 am   /   Movie Reviews

Streaming now on Netflix, Over the Moon is the heartfelt tale of a young girl who experiences loss and sets out on a journey to overcome it through her beliefs in family and love. Fei Fei (Cathy Ang) is told the story of the Moon Goddess Chang’e (Phillipa Soo), who lost the love of her […]

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Movie Review: BORAT SUBSEQUENT MOVIEFILM Out Now On Amazon Prime Video

Posted: October 23, 2020 at 7:57 am   /   Film, Movie Reviews

Kazakhstan’s most infamous journalist is back at it, doing what he does best after 14 years away from the big screen (big stream?). The new film directed by Jason Woliner, succinctly titled Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Delivery of Prodigious Bribe to American Regime for Make Benefit Once Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan, dropped early on Prime Video […]

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Movie Review: REBECCA Starring Lily James, Armie Hammer, Kristen Scott Thomas

Posted: October 21, 2020 at 8:24 am   /   Film, Movie Reviews

Based on the 1938 novel by Daphne du Maurier, the new adaptation of REBECCA directed by Ben Wheatley hits Netflix today. Lily James plays the narrator of the film, who meets Max de Winter (Armie Hammer) while she is working as the companion to socialite Mrs. Van Hopper (Ann Dowd). The two partake in a […]

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Movie Review: THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 Starring Eddie Redmayne, Sasha Baron Cohen, Mark Rylance

Posted: October 16, 2020 at 7:14 am   /   Film, Movie Reviews

“The whole world is watching.” Written and directed by Oscar-winner Aaron Sorkin, The Trial of the Chicago 7 is based on the true events surrounding protestors at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago, IL. Tom Hayden (Eddie Redmayne), Abbie Hoffman (Sacha Baron Cohen), Jerry Rubin (Jeremy Strong), David Dellinger (John Carroll Lynch), Rennie Davis […]

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