Survival is Everything in “Arctic”

Release Date: February 1st, 2019 Cast: Mads Mikkelsen, María Thelma Smáradóttir Director: Joe Penna Studio: Armory Films, Union Entertainment Group, Pegasus Pictures Distributor: Bleecker Street Spoilers: Mild IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia The Mads Mikkelsen Polar Duology is complete, with Polar on Netflix and now Arctic arriving in theaters. They are very different, of course, but it’s fun how […]

Peter Jackson Takes a Closer Look with “They Shall Not Grow Old”

Release Date: December 17th, 2018Director: Peter JacksonStudio: WingNut Films Distributor: Warner Bros. IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia This is a strange thing to have to review. My usual beat here at Nerdophiles is the latest superhero flick, terrible horror movie, or genre defining sci-fi. It’s not often a documentary comes along in theaters, and even […]

Roma Review – See it on Netflix Now

Release Date: December 14th, 2018Cast: Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira, Marco Graf, Daniela Demesa, Enoc Leaño and Daniel Valtierra.Director: Alfonso CuarónStudio: Participant Media, Esperanto FilmojDistributor: NetflixSpoilers: MildIMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Few movies I’ve seen have felt this deliberate, crafted with this amount of focus and intention of vision. The black-and-white color scheme. The sound mixing. The choice of […]

Aquaman Makes Landfall!

Release Date: December 21st, 2018Cast: Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Willem Dafoe, Patrick Wilson, Dolph Lundgren, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, and Nicole KidmanDirector: James WanStudio: Warner Bros. Pictures, DC Films, The Safran Company, Cruel and Unusual Films, Mad Ghost ProductionsDistributor: Warner Bros. PicturesSpoilers: MildIMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia The next entry in the… tumultuous DCEU is splashing down. Aquaman is here, Atlantis […]

Creed II Delivers a Knock Out

Release Date: November 21st, 2018 Cast: Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Dolph Lundgren, Florian Munteanu, Wood Harris, Russell Hornsby, Andre Ward, and Phylicia Rashad Director: Steven Caple, Jr. Studio: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Warner Bros. Distributor: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Spoilers: Mild IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia The rematch is here. Adonis is Creed and back in the ring, to earn and […]

Fantastic Beasts 2 – Droppin’ the Quaffle

Release Date: November 15th, 2018 Cast:  Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller, Zoë Kravitz, Callum Turner, Claudia Kim, William Nadylam, Kevin Guthrie, Jude Law, and Johnny Depp Director: David Yates Studio: Warner Bros. Distributor: Warner Bros. Spoilers: Mild IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Yikes!  JK Rowling has given us her latest entry in the […]

Ralph Wreck’s the Internet- No, that’s not what’s called… uhhh Breaks the Internet?

Release Date: November 21st, 2018 Cast: John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Jack McBrayer, Jane Lynch, Ed O’Neill, Alan Tudyk, Gal Gadot, Taraji P. Henson, Bill Hader, and Alfred Molina. Director: Rich Moore, Phil Johnston Studio: Walt Disney Pictures and Animation Studios Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures Spoilers: Mild IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Ralph’s back and he wants to wreck […]

Green Book – A Friendly Ride

Release Date: November 15th, 2018 Cast: Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini Director: Peter Farrelly Studio: DreamWorks Pictures, Amblin Pictures, Participant Media Distributor: Universal Pictures Spoilers: Mild IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | WikipediaGreen Book is the true story of a friendship blossoming in difficult times. Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen,) a hardworking, big eating Italian, works the Copacabana, strongarming guys and […]

The Yin to Halloween’s (1978) Yang – Halloween (2018) Review

Release Date: October 19th, 2018 Cast: Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer, Andi Matichak, Will Patton, and Virginia Gardner Director: David Gordon Green Studio: Miramax, Blumhouse Pictures Distributor: Universal Pictures Spoilers: Mild IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Forget everything you thought you knew about Michael Myers. Halloween is here, and this sequel to the 1978 original ignores every follow-up and remake that’s followed […]

Tom Hardy is Enjoyable as Venom, Even if the Movie is Mild

Release Date: October 5th, 2018 Cast: Tom Hardy, Riz Ahmed, Michelle Williams, Scott Haze, Reid Scott Director: Ruben Fleischer Studio: Columbia Pictures Distributor: Sony Spoilers: Mild IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Venom has finally resurrected on the big screen! Over a decade after the last (horrible) attempt, we are back at it again with a new origin story, […]