Movie Reviews

PITCH PERFECT 3 (2017) REVIEW

PITCH PERFECT 3 (2017) REVIEW

AN “ACCA-DISAPOINTMENT”

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Paddington 2 – A Great Family Film Sequel

Paddington 2 – A Great Family Film Sequel

What made the first Paddington so successful was its smartly written and charming family, banking on the immensely likable character of Paddington. Now, the writer and director of the original is back for this sequel continues with this idea and improves on it. In ...

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The Post – A Timely But Preachy Prestige Piece

The Post – A Timely But Preachy Prestige Piece

Streep, Hanks, and Spielberg … I’m sold.

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'Molly's Game' - Director Aaron Sorkin loses the plot in overly punchy dialogue

'Molly's Game' - Director Aaron Sorkin loses the plot in overly punchy dialogue

Patronizing even while it wraps itself in girl power, 'Molly's Game' and Idris Elba.

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Insidious: The Last Key – A Mediocre Horror Film Featuring A Great Central Performance

Insidious: The Last Key – A Mediocre Horror Film Featuring A Great Central Performance

The month of January has usually been a dumping ground for studios to release arguably lesser and more difficult to market films when viewership is lower. The most common genre released during dump months like January are horror films which has been the case the la...

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Insidious: The Last Key Review

Insidious: The Last Key Review

Insidious: The Last Key, now playing in theaters, is an intriguing horror prequel that delivers scars which will give you chills.

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New film about Pentagon Papers provides invaluable info, only so-so presentation

New film about Pentagon Papers provides invaluable info, only so-so presentation

'Washington Post' editor Ben Bradlee (Tom Hanks) and publisher Katharine Graham (Meryl Streep) spar in 'The Post.'

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Margot Robbie excels as Tonya Harding in 'I, Tonya,' a biopic with a dubious side.

Margot Robbie excels as Tonya Harding in 'I, Tonya,' a biopic with a dubious side.

Blending fact, fiction and direct-to-camera address, a new film on the Harding-Kerrigan fiasco

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All The Money In The World – An Engaging, Well-Acted Thriller

All The Money In The World – An Engaging, Well-Acted Thriller

Will the film overcome some early controversy and deliver a compelling finished product?

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Downsizing – An Original Sci-Fi Dramedy

Downsizing – An Original Sci-Fi Dramedy

ICYMI: My earlier review of Downsizing from this year’s Toronto International Film Festival.

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Darkest Hour – An Engaging Film Lifted By A Powerful Central Performance

Darkest Hour – An Engaging Film Lifted By A Powerful Central Performance

ICYMI: My earlier review of Darkest Hour from this year’s Toronto International Film Festival.

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Call Me By Your Name – A Terrific Love Story

Call Me By Your Name – A Terrific Love Story

ICYMI: My earlier review of Call Me By Your Name from this year’s Toronto International Film Festival.

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Pitch Perfect Series (2012-2017) Review

Pitch Perfect Series (2012-2017) Review

Let’s get acquainted with the Pitch Perfect series!

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'Call Me by Your Name' - New film by Luca Guadagnino film is sometimes evocative, sometimes so-so

'Call Me by Your Name' - New film by Luca Guadagnino film is sometimes evocative, sometimes so-so

In 'Call Me by Your Name,' first comes love, then comes misery in 1983 Italy.

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'All the Money in the World' - This dramatized version of the Getty kidnapping is lackluster

'All the Money in the World' - This dramatized version of the Getty kidnapping is lackluster

Dry and implausible, 'All the Money in the World' replays the Getty kidnapping.

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The Greatest Showman – More Spectacle Than Story

The Greatest Showman – More Spectacle Than Story

Will this show live up to the hype?

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Molly’s Game – A Commanding Drama

Molly’s Game – A Commanding Drama

Aaron Sorkin can definitely write but can he direct?

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Review

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Review

Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the middle chapter of the latest Star Wars trilogy, takes up back to a galaxy far, far away with a more expansive, high stakes adventure filled with plenty of fresh and classic elements.

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