“Your Name.” is written and directed by Makoto Shinkai, who also wrote the novel this film is based on and stars Ryûnosuke Kamiki and Mone Kamishiraishi. The movie is a Japanese anime film about two complete strangers who switch bodies in their dreams, which eventually draws the two closer and closer to each other’s lives. … More “Your Name.” is a Mental and Emotional Rollercoaster
“The Boss Baby” is directed by Tom McGrath and stars Alec Baldwin, Miles Cristopher Bakshi, Steve Buscemi, and Jimmy Kimmel. The movie is about a boy named Tim who must deal with a new baby brother, only this baby has a suit and acts very differently than normal, and it turns out his baby brother … More “The Boss Baby”: A Uniquely Unfunny Experience
“The LEGO Batman Movie” is directed by Chris McKay and stars Will Arnett, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson, and Zach Galifianakis. The film is about Batman being forced to fight against Gotham’s worst villains led by the Joker, all while dealing with his newly adopted son. This is a spin-off of 2014’s “The LEGO Movie”, a … More “The LEGO Batman Movie”: A Satisfying Spin-Off
“Moana” is directed by Ron Clements, Don Hall, John Musker, and Chris Williams, and stars Auli’i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, and Rachel House. The movie is about the young girl of Moana who must search for the demigod Maui in order to save her island from a curse that threatens to take over. Disney Animation Studios … More “Moana”: A Visual and Emotional Delight
Kubo and the Two Strings is directed by Travis Knight and stars Art Parkinson, Charlize Theron, and Matthew McConaughey. The film is about a young boy named Kubo who must go on a journey to find three magical pieces of armor to defeat an evil spirit attempting to take his eyes.
Sausage Party is directed by Greg Tiernan and Conrad Vernon and stars Seth Rogen, Kristen Wiig, Michael Cera, Jonah Hill, and many many others. The movie is about a hot dog named Frank who discovers the harsh truth about what happens to food once they leave the supermarket. I was incredibly excited to see this … More “Sausage Party”: Smart and Vulgar Fun
The Secret Life of Pets is directed by Chris Renaud and Yarrow Cheney and stars Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart, and Jenny Slate. The movie is about a dog named Max (C.K.) whose owner takes in a new dog named Duke (Stonestreet), and together they are busted by animal control and are forced to … More “The Secret Life of Pets” is Hit and Miss