“The Happytime Murders” is a Grossly Unfunny Pile of Garbage

“The Happytime Murders” was directed by Brian Henson and stars Melissa McCarthy, Bill Barretta, Maya Rudolph and Elizabeth Banks. The film is about a string of murders based around a puppet TV show that leads to two ex-partners, one detective and one puppet who is hated by the entire police force, that must come together … More “The Happytime Murders” is a Grossly Unfunny Pile of Garbage

“BlacKkKlansman” is Funny, Powerful and Important

“BlacKkKlansman” was directed by Spike Lee and stars John David Washington, Adam Driver, Laura Harrier and Topher Grace. The film is based on the true story of Ron Stallworth, the first black police officer in his Colorado town, who went undercover using a white surrogate to successfully infiltrate and gain information on the Ku Klux … More “BlacKkKlansman” is Funny, Powerful and Important

“Christopher Robin” Hits the Feels, but Can’t Quite Nail the Finish

“Christopher Robin” was directed by Marc Forster and stars Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell, Bronte Carmichael and Jim Cummings. The film is about an older Christopher Robin who now has a wife and child to look after, and must do so by working extended hours for a job he doesn’t enjoy, until he is visited by … More “Christopher Robin” Hits the Feels, but Can’t Quite Nail the Finish

“Sorry to Bother You” is Exciting, Unique but Flawed

“Sorry to Bother You” was written and directed by Boots Riley and stars Lakeith Steinfeld, Tessa Thompson, Steven Yeun and Armie Hammer. The film is about a young telemarketer who climbs his way up through the ranks using a special voice, and in the midst of his success, he faces moral dilemmas on what he … More “Sorry to Bother You” is Exciting, Unique but Flawed

“Ant-Man and the Wasp” is a Fun Sequel: Plain and Simple

“Ant-Man and the Wasp” was directed by Peyton Reed and stars Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Douglas and Michael Pena. The film takes place before the events of “Avengers: Infinity War” and is about Scott Lang (Rudd) teaming back up with Hank Pym and his daughter in order to attempt to bring back their mother, … More “Ant-Man and the Wasp” is a Fun Sequel: Plain and Simple

“Incredibles 2” is Tons of Fun, But Can’t Match the Heights of the Original

“Incredibles 2” was written and directed by Brad Bird and stars Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell, Huck Milner and Bob Odenkirk. The film takes place immediately following the events of 2004’s “The Incredibles,” and is about a man looking to bring supers back by using Elastigirl as the main hero, all while Mr. … More “Incredibles 2” is Tons of Fun, But Can’t Match the Heights of the Original