Guy Ritchie Returns to His Roots with ‘The Gentlemen’

Release Date: January 24, 2020Cast: Charlie Hunnam, Hugh Grant, Matthew McConaughey, Colin Farrell, Henry GoldingDirector: Guy RitchieStudio: MiramaxDistributor: STXfilmsSpoilers: LowIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Rating: ★★★☆☆ After twelve years away from the genre with an odd foray into live-action Disney remakes with 2019’s Aladdin, another new anachronistic take on British legends in King Arthur: Legend of the Sword and his […]

Rian Johnson Continues to Kill With Knives Out

Release Date: November 27, 2019Cast: Ana de Armas, Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Jamie Lee Curtis, Michael Shannon, Don Johnson, Toni Collette, Lakeith Stanfield, Katherine Langford, Jaeden Martell, and Christopher Plummer.Director: Rian JohnsonStudio: Media Rights Capital, T-StreetDistributor: LionsgateSpoilers: LowIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | WikipediaRating: ★★★★★ Two years out from his divisive Star Wars entry (stupidly I might add, The Last Jedi […]

Ford v Ferrari – A Definite Dad Movie

Release Date: November 15, 2019Cast: Christian Bale, Matt Damon, Jon BernthalDirector: James MangoldStudio: TSG Entertainment, Turnpike Films, Chernin Entertainment Distributor: 20th Century FoxSpoilers: LowIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia I was about to dive into a discussion on ‘dad movies,’ but wouldn’t you know it, Miles Surrey over at The Ringer has it covered so instead let’s just get right […]

In Defense of Kristen Stewart: Also Charlie’s Angels Was Great

Release Date: November 15th, 2019Cast: Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott, Ella Balinska, Elizabeth Banks, Dijmoon Hounsou, Sam Claflin, Noah Centineo, Patrick StewartDirector: Elizabeth BanksStudio: Columbia Pictures, Perfect World Pictures, 2.0 Entertainment, Brownstone Productions, Cantillon CompanyDistributor: Sony Pictures ReleasingSpoilers: LowIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Rating: ★★★★☆ The first thing that people said when I told them I was going to see this […]

Stephen King’s Doctor Sleep Shines

Release Date: November 8, 2019Cast: Ewan McGregor, Rebecca Ferguson, Kyliegh Curran, Cliff CurtisDirector: Mike FlanaganStudio: Intrepid Pictures, Vertigo EntertainmentDistributor: Warner Bros. PictureSpoilers: LowIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | WikipediaRating: ★★★★☆ Danny Torrance has had a rough go of it. As a kid, Danny’s dad took on a caretaker job at a haunted hotel in the mountains, went mad, and tried to kill […]

Last Christmas is Heart-Wrenchingly Literal *Spoilers*

Release Date: November 8th, 2019Cast: Emilia Clarke, Henry Golding, Michelle Yeoh, Emma ThompsonDirector: Paul FeigStudio: Feigco EntertainmentDistributor: Universal PicturesSpoilers: HeavyIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Rating: ★★☆☆☆ “Last Christmas, I gave you my heart…” Yeah. If you know that lyric, you know the plot of this movie. Kate (Emilia Clarke) plays a depressed, aspiring singer. She immigrated to London from […]

The Lighthouse – Hypnotic, Humorous, Horrifying

Release Date: October 25th, 2019Cast: Robert Pattinson, Willem DafoeDirector: Robert EggersStudio: Regency Enterprises, Parts & Labor, RT FeaturesDistributor: A24 Spoilers: LowIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Robert Eggers is back creating movies that are aggressively my shit. His followup to 2015’s The VVitch takes us to the east coast in the late 1800’s, where […]

Jojo Rabbit: A Surprisingly Touching Flick About a Boy Who Loved Hitler

Release Date: October 25, 2019Cast: Roman Griffin Davis, Thomasin McKenzie, Taika Waititi, Rebel Wilson, Sam Rockwell, Scarlett Johansson, Stephen Merchant, Alfie Allen Director: Taika WaititiStudio: Fox Searchlight, TSG Entertainment, Defender Films, Piki Films Distributor: Fox Searchlight PicturesSpoilers: LowIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆ Based on the novel Caging Skies by New Zealand author Christine […]

Zombieland: Less of a Double Tap and More of Swipe Left

Release Date: October 18, 2019Cast: Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Abigail Breslin, Emma Stone, Rosario Dawson, Zoey Deutch, Luke WilsonDirector: Ruben FleischerStudio: Columbia PicturesDistributor: Sony PicturesSpoilers: LowIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia There are some movies that are really fun to write reviews for, either because they’re so transcendentally good and I feel the need to proselytize, or because they’re so […]