Star Wars is back with The Force Awakens, and while it is really good, often great at times, it’s held back by trying too hard to be A New Hope. ***SERIOUS SPOILERS BELOW*** Come back after you have seen the film.Read more "Film Review: Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens (Spoilers)"
The Hateful Eight finds Quentin Tarantino operating in his smallest space (with his grandest vistas) all while a bunch of game actors entertains the hell out of you.Read more "Film Review: The Hateful Eight (Roadshow Engagement)"
Sometime during your spree of 10 Star Wars: The Force Awakens viewings this weekend, consider being a force for good by seeing Sisters. Sisters equals happiness, which is the opposite of anger. And we all know what anger is on the path to.Read more "Film Review: Sisters"
I’m going to put this out there right now: I’m not one of the seemingly inescapable Star Wars fans who has been counting down to this release since the announcement. I’m not going to pretend to comprehend their relationship with the series. That said, if I were to guess I’d say this is the film […]Read more "Film Review: Star Wars: The Force Awakens"
The Big Short is one of the year’s best films; funny, informative, entertaining, and infuriating, all with a great group of actors delivering excellent work.Read more "Film Review: The Big Short"
The Good Dinosaur is fine, but fine feels like a huge disappointment when it is a product of Pixar.Read more "Film Review: The Good Dinosaur"
The Lobster’s first half might be a perfect movie, and while the second half doesn’t quite stack up, it’s still one of the best alternative reality films I have ever seen.Read more "Film Review: The Lobster"