Tag: Netflix

Movie Review: THE WOMAN IN THE WINDOW Starring Amy Adams, Julianne Moore, Gary Oldman

Posted: May 14, 2021 at 8:59 am   /   Movie Reviews

If it feels like Joe Wright’s new psychological thriller that just hit Netflix is a sort of spiritual successor to Alfred Hitchcock’s Rear Window, that’s because it certainly is trying to be. To their credit, the filmmakers even have Hitch’s beloved film playing on a television during the opening scene of the film. Why tip-toe […]

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Movie Review: THE MITCHELLS VS. THE MACHINES Starring Abbi Jacobson, Danny McBride, Maya Rudolph

Posted: April 30, 2021 at 8:15 am   /   Movie Reviews

Right from the start, it becomes quickly apparent that The Mitchells vs. The Machines is not your typical animated film. Through the use of a unique animation style, quirky humor, and on-screen visual gags – there is a lot to love about this dysfunctional family taking on robots who are trying to destroy the world. […]

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Movie Review: I CARE A LOT Starring Rosamund Pike, Dianne Wiest, Peter Dinklage

Posted: February 19, 2021 at 10:24 am   /   Movie Reviews

I Care a Lot is a film that could easily be titled, “I Care a Lot… About Winning.” Society has become obsessed with the notion that, if you’re not winning – you’re losing. We’ve seen this play out in countless films over the years, like Wall Street, Scarface – pretty much any film where the […]

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Movie Review: MALCOLM & MARIE Starring Zendaya, John David Washington

Posted: February 5, 2021 at 10:53 am   /   Movie Reviews

Written and directed by Sam Levinson (Euphoria, Assassination Nation) during the pandemic, Malcolm & Marie is a personal look inside of a deteriorating relationship that allows the characters adequate time to breathe and process each other’s emotions. The film takes place in real-time, at a single location, after the premiere of Malcolm’s (John David Washington) […]

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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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Netflix Review: THE LIBERATOR

Posted: November 17, 2020 at 1:34 pm   /   Television Reviews

“Until youRemember, suprisingly, that common men have done good deeds.” -Robert Penn Warren If we want to be optimistic, the history of America is laden with ordinary men and women stepping up when it was needed, to deliver in the clutch when others couldn’t. Be it the farmers who fought for independence in the American […]

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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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Movie Review: ENOLA HOLMES Solves the Mystery of the Missing Franchise on Netflix

Posted: September 23, 2020 at 8:35 am   /   Movie Reviews

Based on the novels by Nancy Springer, Enola Holmes follows the adventures of Sherlock Holmes’ younger sister. The titular character, portrayed by Millie Bobby Brown (Stranger Things), is more than capable of solving her own mysteries – thanks to the training from her mother (Helena Bonham Carter). However, when Mrs. Holmes disappears it is up […]

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Welcome to JURASSIC WORLD: CAMP CRETACEOUS, the New Netflix Show

Posted: September 18, 2020 at 8:37 am   /   Television, Television Reviews

One of my favorite movies of all time is Steven Spielberg’s 1993 larger-than-life dinosaur adventure, Jurassic Park. The adaptation of Michael Crichton’s novel is thrilling, scary, and action-packed from beginning to end. The idea of returning to this world is exciting, and it all started with the 2015 blockbuster Jurassic World starring Chris Pratt and […]

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Interview: Antonio Campos, Director of THE DEVIL ALL THE TIME

Posted: September 16, 2020 at 8:36 am   /   Film, Interviews

Out now on Netflix is The Devil All the Time, a new film starring Robert Pattinson, Tom Holland, Bill Skarsgård, Haley Bennett, Riley Keough, Sebastian Stan, Mia Wasikowska, and many more. Read our review here. I had the chance to speak with the film’s director, Antonio Campos, as a part of a virtual round-table about […]

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