“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

“It” is a Lovely Blend of Comedy and Horror

“It” is directed by Andy Muschietti and stars Bill Skarsgård, Jaeden Lieberher, Finn Wolfhard, Sophia Lillis, Jeremy Ray Taylor, and Jack Dylan Grazer.  The film is based on the novel by Stephen King and is about a group of “loser” kids who come together when a demonic clown begins to cause children to go missing … More “It” is a Lovely Blend of Comedy and Horror

“Annabelle: Creation” is Surprisingly Scary

“Annabelle: Creation” is directed by David F. Sandberg and stars Talitha Bateman, Lulu Wilson, and Anthony LaPaglia.  The film is the prequel to 2014’s “Annabelle” and is about a group of orphans who move into a family’s home, and while everything seems great on the surface, troubles begin to surface after one of the girls … More “Annabelle: Creation” is Surprisingly Scary