“The Big Sick” is the Best Romantic Comedy in Years

“The Big Sick” is directed by Michael Showalter and stars Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, and Ray Romano.  The film is based on the true story of how Kumail met his real life wife, Emily Gordon, and the struggles that they both faced regarding Kumail’s family and Emily’s sudden illness that put her into … More “The Big Sick” is the Best Romantic Comedy in Years

“Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” Sinks the Franchise Further

“Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” is directed by Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg, and stars Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Javier Bardem, Brenton Thwaites, and Kaya Scodelario.  The film is the fifth in the “Pirates of the Caribbean” series, and is about Captain Jack Sparrow and his crew searching for the Trident … More “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” Sinks the Franchise Further

“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2”: A Very Fun, Slightly Inferior Sequel

“Guardians of the Galaxy 2” is written and directed by James Gunn and stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper, Dave Bautista, Kurt Russell, and Michael Rooker.  The film is about the Guardians getting into even more trouble, while also diving into who exactly Peter Quill is. The original “Guardians of the Galaxy” movie is … More “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2”: A Very Fun, Slightly Inferior Sequel