Retro Movie Review: CLIFFHANGER Starring Sylvester Stallone, John Lithgow

Posted: June 17, 2020 at 3:08 pm   /   Film, Movie Reviews

For this retro review, we are going back to 1993. Back to a time when Sylvester Stallone’s muscles were as big as his box-office clout. Back when action movies were action movies. Cliffhanger is without a doubt one of Stallone’s finest action films. It’s also director Renny Harlin’s best work. There’s not much bad to […]

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Comedy Review: Nikki Glazer at Helium

Posted: June 17, 2020 at 7:45 am   /   Concert Reviews, Local

St. Louis native Nikki Glaser, known for her quick wit and savage comedy, performed her first show post-quarantine at Helium Comedy Club this week in Richmond Heights. Glaser, who has numerous hours of standup available on Netflix (including her own special “Bangin,” and television series “Not Safe with Nikki Glaser”) has branded her own style […]

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As Alfred Hitchcock’s PSYCHO Turns 60, A Look Into the Infamous Shower Scene

Posted: June 16, 2020 at 4:26 pm   /   Film

“Oh no, don’t go in that house!” “Watch out! He’s right behind you.” Some of the most memorable movies of all time are horror films, of which, some of the best and most revolutionary were made in the 1930s and 40s by the original production house of horror Universal Studios. The early horror films set […]

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Movie Review: THE KING OF STATEN ISLAND Starring Pete Davidson, Marisa Tomei

Posted: June 14, 2020 at 11:43 am   /   Movie Reviews

Judd Apatow is a filmmaker who is not afraid to take chances. While he can bring the laughs with films like 40-Year Old Virgin and Knocked Up, he’s not afraid to get sentimental and tackle emotionally charged topics. Funny People was a prime example of that as Adam Sandler deals with learning he has cancer. […]

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WB Delays Both TENET and WONDER WOMAN 1984

Posted: June 12, 2020 at 7:01 pm   /   Film

If you were getting ready to head back to the theater for new releases, expect to wait a little longer. Warner Bros. announced Friday afternoon that they are delaying both of their summer blockbusters – Christopher Nolan’s TENET, and Patty Jenkins’ WONDER WOMAN 1984. Until now, WB has stuck to TENET’s original July 17 release […]

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Retro Review: DOGMA Starring Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Linda Fiorentino

Posted: June 12, 2020 at 2:40 pm   /   Movie Reviews

Yes, I realize 1999 wasn’t that long ago. 21 years ago, St. Louis had a football team, I had a head full of hair and sagging was cool. 21 years later, my hair is gone and now the in-style is wearing pants so tight it shows off your camel toe. Yeah, I wish some things […]

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JURASSIC PARK Turns 27, A Look Back at the Film and Its Horror Roots

Posted: June 11, 2020 at 6:31 pm   /   Film

“Welcome to Jurassic Park.” In recognition of Jurassic Park Day, I want to revisit the iconic film and explore its horror roots! Dr. Alan Grant states at the beginning of the film, “raptors have far more in common with present-day birds than they do with reptiles.” Borrowing from Dr. Grant, the original Jurassic Park has […]

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Streaming 6/12: THE KING OF STATEN ISLAND Starring Pete Davidson (VoD)

Posted: June 10, 2020 at 1:32 pm   /   Coming Soon

Scott has been a case of arrested development since his firefighter dad died. He spends his days smoking weed and dreaming of being a tattoo artist until events force him to grapple with his grief and take his first steps forward in life. Director: Judd Apatow Writers: Judd Apatow, Pete Davidson Starring: Pete Davidson, Bel […]

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Streaming 6/12: DA 5 BLOODS Directed by Spike Lee (Netflix)

Posted: June 10, 2020 at 1:18 pm   /   Coming Soon

Four African-American vets battle the forces of man and nature when they return to Vietnam seeking the remains of their fallen Squad Leader and the gold fortune he helped them hide. Director: Spike Lee Writers: Danny Bilson, Paul De Meo Starring: Delroy Lindo, Jonathan Majors, Clarke Peters Facebook Comments

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STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER Out Now on Blu-ray and Digital!

Posted: April 1, 2020 at 1:54 pm   /   DVD/Blu-Ray Reviews

Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker is out now on Blu-ray, DVD and digital!  It’s incredible to think about what the Star Wars franchise has accomplished since George Lucas released it into the world in 1977. It has changed film forever, a pioneer in special effects and a cultural phenomenon that set countless records along […]

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