“A Wrinkle in Time” is Ambitious, but a Complete Mess

An earlier version of this review was posted on The Lantern, check that out here “A Wrinkle in Time” was directed by Ava DuVernay and stars Storm Reid, Levi Miller and Deric McCabe. The film is based on the novel by Madeleine L’Engle and is about, to the best of my ability, a girl and her … More “A Wrinkle in Time” is Ambitious, but a Complete Mess

“Annihilation” is a Groundbreaking Visceral Experience

An earlier version of this review was posted on The Lantern, check that out here “Annihilation” is written and directed by Alex Garland and stars Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tessa Thompson, Gina Rodriguez and Oscar Isaac. The film is based on the novel of the same name by Jeff VanderMeer and is about a professor … More “Annihilation” is a Groundbreaking Visceral Experience

“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

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” is a Brilliant Blockbuster

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” is written and directed by Rian Johnson and stars Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Mark Hamill, John Boyega, and Carrie Fisher. The film is about Rey finding Luke Skywalker and requiring his assistance to learn the force while the Rebellion is in danger of being taken out completely by the First … More “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” is a Brilliant Blockbuster

“The Shape of Water” is a Stunningly Beautiful Fantasy Film

“The Shape of Water” is written and directed by Guillermo del Toro and stars Sally Hawkins, Richard Jenkins, Michael Shannon, and Octavia Spencer. The film is about a mute cleaning lady in a 1960s research facility who becomes involved in a surprising relationship with the subject that is being tested on within the facility, and … More “The Shape of Water” is a Stunningly Beautiful Fantasy Film