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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald – Film Review

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald – Film Review

The Harry Potter franchise is evolving beyond the main source material. With JK being at the helm of the script this film proves that she needs some assistance in screenwriting to help her grow as a writer. Though she is excellent at world building and creating the magic happen on screen for the production designers […]

Overlord – Film Review

Overlord – Film Review

As a Horror-esque “B-Movie” this film succeeds in capturing that magic. This was thought to be apart of the “Cloverfield” franchise, but was debunked. This film focuses on a solider from his point of view trying to survive World War II. The positives of the film is that is gives a platform for new talent […]

Bohemian Rhapsody – Film Review

Bohemian Rhapsody – Film Review

For musical biopics this film is a character study for the legend that is Freddie Mercury. Queen is an iconic band that its surviving members needed to have show that they were all intricate in the bands success and didn’t want to have a film just about the lead singer. Rami Malek really shines in […]

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms – Film Review

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms – Film Review

For a Christmas Disney film this I can tell there was a lot of effort to make this film not the same as “Alice in Wonderland” by Tim Burton. Though the film has a lot of great special effects, production design and character work — it fails to have something special beyond the surface level. […]

Halloween (2018) – Film Review

Halloween (2018) – Film Review

As for someone who has never seen any of the Halloween film’s in the franchise this was an interesting experience in this modern age of horror. With the past 10 years horror has evolved to be more sophisticated and less gore and silly jump-scares. In this entry which erases all but the first film it […]

Bad Times at the El Royale – Film Review

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Bad Times at the El Royale – Film Review

Drew Goddard is well known for his work on “Cloverfield”, “Cabin in the Woods”, and “The Martian” as a screenwriter. This time he is the sole screenwriter and director. With this film he really tried to create his own Tarantino-esque film that had a bit of mystery and suspense to piece together the plot of […]

First Man – Film Review

First Man – Film Review

For the completion of the NASA trilogy in space this film definitely rounds out the beginning middle and end of the manned missions to the Moon. With this film, “Hidden Figures” and “Apollo 13” you can call that an unabridged trilogy of NASA based movies on the space race. First Man tells the story of […]

A Star Is Born (2018) – Film Review

A Star Is Born (2018) – Film Review

For Bradley Cooper, this is a huge achievement for him in not only producing, directing and starring in this fourth take in this classic story, he makes the film his own. Lady Gaga does a great job with him in creating a story that not only feels genuine between the two characters, but makes it […]

Venom – Film Review

Venom – Film Review

Venom as a character is very popular in the Spider-Man catalogue of characters. For the first solo film of the character after his botched appearance in ‘Spider-Man 3’, Sony was able to make him work as a character. Though that this film was created in order for Sony to build a Marvel Universe outside or […]

The House with a Clock in its Walls – Film Review

The House with a Clock in its Walls – Film Review

Jack Black continues his streak of making great children’s action films with his infectious humor. As one of the leads of the film he and Cate Blanchett have some great chemistry. This is definitely where Jack shines as an actor and comedian. For family horror films this one is a win for Eli Roth as […]

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