“Bad Times at the El Royale” Can’t Land the Finish

“Bad Times at the El Royale” was written and directed by Drew Goddard and stars Cynthia Erivo, Jeff Bridges, Jon Hamm, Dakota Johnson, Chris Hemsworth and Lewis Pullman. The film is about a group of strangers who meet at the El Royale hotel, where various people have secrets that get every person in the hotel … More “Bad Times at the El Royale” Can’t Land the Finish

“Slender Man” is a Horrendous Waste of Source Material

“Slender Man” was directed by Sylvain White and stars Julia Goldani Telles, Joey King, Jaz Sinclair and Annalise Basso. The film is based on the famous creepypasta forum post by Eric Knudsen, which was eventually made into a widely popular video game in 2012. The movie is about a small town with four girls who … More “Slender Man” is a Horrendous Waste of Source Material

“Mission Impossible: Fallout” is the Best Action Movie You Will See in 2018

“Mission Impossible: Fallout” was written and directed by Christopher McQuarrie and stars Tom Cruise, Simon Pegg, Rebecca Ferguson, Ving Rhames and Henry Cavill. The film is the sixth in the franchise, and is about Ethan Hunt and his crew attempting to make up for a mistake they made that has put millions of lives, and … More “Mission Impossible: Fallout” is the Best Action Movie You Will See in 2018

“Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” is a Stinkpile Wrapped in Great Effects

“Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” was directed by J.A. Bayona and stars Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Rafe Spall and Justice Smith. The film is the fifth in the “Jurassic Park” franchise and is about Owen and Claire returning to the island in an effort to save the dinosaurs from an erupting volcano, and how that … More “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” is a Stinkpile Wrapped in Great Effects

“First Reformed” is an Intense Film Held Together by Ethan Hawke’s Performance

“First Reformed” was written and directed by Paul Schrader and stars Ethan Hawke, Amanda Seyfried and Cedric Kyles, aka Cedric the Entertainer. The film is about a pastor of a historic church that is faced with inner conflict once he meets with a woman’s husband struggling with his own demons. This is an A24 film, … More “First Reformed” is an Intense Film Held Together by Ethan Hawke’s Performance

“Avengers: Infinity War” is an Ambitious, Master-Class Big-Budget Blockbuster

Well, it has all led to this. “Avengers: Infinity War” was directed by Anthony and Joe Russo and stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Josh Brolin, Chris Pratt and pretty much every Avenger you can think of. The film is about The Avengers, go figure, battling the mighty Thanos (Brolin), who … More “Avengers: Infinity War” is an Ambitious, Master-Class Big-Budget Blockbuster