“Stranger Things 2” Continues to Impress

“Stranger Things” is created by Matt and Ross Duffer and stars Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobbie Brown, Gaten Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin, and Noah Schnapp.  This is the second installment of the highly budgeted and acclaimed series.  When it was released on October 27th, 2017, 15.2 million people watched it on that day … More “Stranger Things 2” Continues to Impress

“The Killing of a Sacred Deer” is Brilliantly Bizarre

“The Killing of a Sacred Deer” is directed by Yorgos Lanthimos and stars Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Barry Keoghan, Raffey Cassidy, and Sunny Suljic. The film is about a surgeon and his family whose life goes into a major downward spiral after a certain teenage boy begins to involve himself more and more in their … More “The Killing of a Sacred Deer” is Brilliantly Bizarre

“Jigsaw” Brings the Thrills But Falls Apart Late

“Jigsaw” is directed by Michael and Peter Spierig and stars Matt Passmore, Callum Keith Rennie, Hannah Emily Anderson, Laura Vandervoort, and Clé Bennett.  The film is the eight in the “Saw” franchise which began all the way back in 2004 and is about, just like every movie before it, a mystery killer who appears to … More “Jigsaw” Brings the Thrills But Falls Apart Late

“Happy Death Day” Is a Fun Ride Until a Shaky Ending

“Happy Death Day” is directed by Christopher Landon and stars Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Ruby Modine, and Charles Aitken.  The film is about a girl who is forced to relive her birthday over and over again until she figures out who her murderer is, and how to stop herself from getting killed by the end … More “Happy Death Day” Is a Fun Ride Until a Shaky Ending

“Gerald’s Game”: A Bad Book That Makes for a Good Movie

“Gerald’s Game” is directed by Mike Flanagan and stars Carla Gugino and Bruce Greenwood.  The film is adapted from the Stephen King novel that goes by the same title.  This film is about Jesse and Gerald Burlingame, who are retreating to their lake house that is very isolated from any human beings.  The two had … More “Gerald’s Game”: A Bad Book That Makes for a Good Movie