“Paddington 2” is one of the Best Kid’s Movie Sequels Ever Made

“Paddington 2” is directed by Paul King and stars Ben Winshaw, Hugh Grant, Sally Hawkins, and Hugh Bonneville. The film is about the young bear of Paddington, now well-adapted with his new family, attempting to get enough money to buy his Aunt Lucy a birthday gift, but this gets Paddington into trouble that threatens to … More “Paddington 2” is one of the Best Kid’s Movie Sequels Ever Made

“Father Figures” is a Dumpster Fire with No Comedy and Terrible Drama

“Father Figures” is directed by Lawrence Sher and stars Ed Helms, Owen Wilson, and Glenn Close. The movie is about two brothers who go in search of their real father after their mother reveals to them that she lied about their father’s true identity for numerous years. I didn’t have much excitement going into this … More “Father Figures” is a Dumpster Fire with No Comedy and Terrible Drama

“Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” is a Surprising Blast of Fun

“Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” is directed by Jake Kasdan and stars Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, and Karen Gillan. The film is a sequel to the 1995 film starring Robin Williams and is about four high schoolers who get sucked into a video game with as characters much different than their actual personas, … More “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” is a Surprising Blast of Fun

“Downsizing” Completely Botches a Terrific Concept

“Downsizing” is directed by Alexander Payne and stars Matt Damon, Christoph Waltz, Kristen Wiig, and Hong Chau. The film is about a world where Earth is facing brutal problems with global warming and pollution, so a science comes out that allows people to shrink to very small sizes, where they can have a new, improved … More “Downsizing” Completely Botches a Terrific Concept

“The Disaster Artist” is a Near Perfect Homage to the Best Worst Movie Ever Made

Oh, hai Mark. “The Disaster Artist” is directed by James Franco and stars Franco, as well as Dave Franco, Seth Rogen, Ari Graynor, and Josh Hutcherson. The film is based on the book of the same name, which is based on the cult classic “best worst movie ever made,” 2003’s “The Room,” and is about … More “The Disaster Artist” is a Near Perfect Homage to the Best Worst Movie Ever Made

“Lady Bird” is Brilliantly Quirky

“Lady Bird” is written and directed by Greta Gerwig and stars Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Lucas Hedges, and Beanie Feldstein. The film is about a high school girl who has named herself Lady Bird, and the struggles that she deals with involving college, friendships, romance, and being very different inside of her own community. A24 … More “Lady Bird” is Brilliantly Quirky