Print Reviews

Housing the look, feel, and story beats of a noir mystery thriller, ‘Terminal’ fails to capture any of the magic or narrative elements that propel these stories to greatness.

{ 0 comments }

The Week Of is a messy patchwork of a movie that is tonally all over the map and way overstays its 116 minutes.

{ 0 comments }

A clumsy assemblage of characters and moments that flirt with authenticity and relevance, ‘Kings’ starring Halle Berry and Daniel Craig, has an idea of what it wants to be, yet can’t put the pieces together to make it work.

{ 0 comments }

For the first time in a long time, the road ahead for superheroes is murky, complicated, and terrifying.

{ 0 comments }

Opening Friday at Screenland at Tapcade, The Endless is an interesting and well-conceived psychological thriller with heart.

{ 0 comments }

In ‘Final Portrait’, Geoffrey Rush spends weeks getting the ideal job done, painting a dashing Armie Hammer in this otherwise underwhelming film.

{ 0 comments }

Good intentions aren’t enough in this lame comedy from Amy Schumer.

{ 0 comments }

When young Anna escapes from her forest prison, she starts to come of age but under sinister circumstances which have haunted her dreams her whole life.

{ 0 comments }

[Rating: Minor "The Rock" Fist Down] At this point The Rock is like a virus, spreading through Hollywood remaking old properties in his image. Think Agent Smith in the Matrix Revolutions and you’re on the right track. In addition to his hostile takeover of the Fast and the Furious franchise, DJ has a remake of [...]

{ 0 comments }

‘Isle of Dogs’ has a tender touch as a quirky comedy, lead by a pack of wild dogs who hope their quest to help a young boy leads to their own protection from destruction.

{ 0 comments }

Ready Player One is packed with enough nostalgic, nerdgasm-enducing, magical pop culture goodies to forgive the uneven message and the one-dimensional, cliched characters.

{ 0 comments }

Wild Salomé is a meditation on obsession, both in its subject, but also by way of the form of artistic expression itself.

{ 0 comments }

‘I Kill Giants’ finds young Barbara preparing to face her demons in the form of mile-high giants roaming the earth.

{ 1 comment }

A political farce of the highest caliber, ‘The Death of Stalin’ is equal parts funny and terrifying.

{ 0 comments }

Tomb Raider’s action is pretty sweet and Alicia Vikander is great, but the script is so cliched and boring, it’s oddly disappointing even for a movie based on a video game.

{ 0 comments }