Furious 7 is another solid Fast and the Furious installment – one that (flaws aside) provides a nice farewell to star Paul Walker.
by Sandy Schaefer | 2 weeks ago87 Comments
The film might not be as deep as it aspires to be, but It Follows is one retro horror movie that’s quite creepy and has style to spare.
by Sandy Schaefer | 3 weeks ago44 Comments
The combined power of Kevin Hart and Will Ferrell is enough to make ‘Get Hard’s raunchy and juvenile look at prison life a whole lot of depraved fun.
by Kofi Outlaw | 3 weeks ago27 Comments
Insurgent falls short of hitting the bar set by superior YA film adaptations but is a step in the right direction for the Divergent series.
by Ben Kendrick | 1 month ago29 Comments
‘Run All Night’ marks a slight uptick in the stock of ‘Liam Neeson With a Gun’ action movies.
by Kofi Outlaw | 1 month ago8 Comments
Cinderella plays it overly-safe in transitioning from cartoon-to-live-action but is sure to entertain Disney’s go-to juice box crowd.
by Ben Kendrick | 1 month ago36 Comments
Chappie succeeds in Blomkamp’s principle goal: exploring a heightened version of childhood development told through the lens of gritty science-fiction and gangster stereotypes.
by Ben Kendrick | 1 month ago79 Comments
Despite its ‘never lose focus’ catchphrase, unnecessary tangents and underwhelming reveals make Focus a somewhat unfocused, though still enjoyable, viewing experience.
by Ben Kendrick | 2 months ago11 Comments
The Duff makes timely points about self-love, body image, and modern relationships but falls short of becoming a teen drama classic.
by Ben Kendrick | 2 months ago9 Comments
McFarland, USA is by-the-numbers underdogs sport fare, but good direction and performances make it a respectable addition to the genre.
by Sandy Schaefer | 2 months ago4 Comments
‘Hot Tub Time Machine 2′ is basically a sillier version of an already silly concept – but that doesn’t mean it isn’t still fun.
by Kofi Outlaw | 2 months ago2 Comments
‘The SpongeBob Movie’ is essentially a kid-friendly stoner comedy, but also one that’s clever and inspired enough to keep SpongeBob fans entertained.
by Sandy Schaefer | 2 months ago22 Comments
A Most Violent Year is not the next great mob movie it’s been advertised as; it’s a thoughtful character drama with a solid cast – no more, no less.
by Kofi Outlaw | 3 months ago26 Comments
It isn’t the smartest or most exciting thriller that viewers will have seen but, thanks to a quality cast and a fresh setup, Black Sea is still an entertaining watch.
by Ben Kendrick | 3 months ago3 Comments
It’s far from ground-breaking in its social statements, but ‘Black or White’ is still a solid comedy/drama buoyed by good performances all around.
by Sandy Schaefer | 3 months ago5 Comments
Even though Project Almanac does not reinvent the found footage format, the movie still manages to tell a gripping (and stylish) time travel story.
by Ben Kendrick | 3 months ago29 Comments
‘Justice League: Throne of Atlantis’ is solid DC superhero entertainment and a great introduction to the Aquaman character.
by Kofi Outlaw | 3 months ago52 Comments
The Wedding Ringer is a mixed but overall enjoyable dramedy – one that includes a number of laugh-out-loud scenes couched in an often clumsy story.
by Ben Kendrick | 3 months ago18 Comments
Tim Burton buttons down his kooky expressiveness with Big Eyes, but the resulting film is one of his better (and more self-reflective) in recent memory.
by Sandy Schaefer | 4 months ago12 Comments
‘Into the Woods’ struggles in fine tuning prior iterations for the big screen, and finding its own identity as a film, but it’s still an overall enchanting and entertaining musical experience for all ages.
by Ben Kendrick | 4 months ago92 Comments