movie review

The Infiltrator Is A Throw-Back To 70s Style Drug-Bust Movies

The Infiltrator may not be the kind of movie you need to rush out to the theater to watch, but it’s a good fit for a Sunday afternoon. It’s a slow paced film that adds just the right amount of tension, even if it’s not what really happened.

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Suicide Squad Is A Hot Mess

The latest in the long line of superhero movies doesn’t feature any superheroes in it. It actually features several super villains who find themselves in a high security prison after having been taken down by the superheroes. It’s an interesting concept, but it unfortunately just isn’t as good as it could have been.

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Woody Allen’s Café Society Is Witty, Fun and Romantic

Woody Allen’s latest film Café Society is a refreshingly original film during a season that is typically bombarded with blockbuster popcorn movies.

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Hardcore Henry Is An Adrenaline Fueled Action Film

When Hardcore Henry premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival last year, it quickly became one of the most popular films at the festival. Its popularity led to a bidding war between studios, and now it’s finally getting its wide release. The low budget action film is just unique and different enough that it might just be the sleeper hit of the summer.

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Born To Be Blue Is An Interesting Re-Imagining Of A True Story

Chet Baker was an American Jazz musician who was as famous for his drug habit as he was his music. Born To Be Blue is based on his life, but don’t go into it thinking it is a biography, because it’s not. It’s based on his life, but there is as much fiction to the movie as their is truth. The movie premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival last year, and now is finally getting its time at the theater.

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Brooklyn Is A Beautiful, Coming Of Age Love Story

From Atonement, to Hanna and Byzantium, Saoirse Ronan knows how to turn heads. This weekend the 21 year old is back on the big screen in Brooklyn, in a role that very well could earn her another Academy Award nomination.

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Miss You Already Plays With Your Emotions

There have been plenty of movies that have dealt with cancer or other life-ending diseases, and the effects it has on not only your life, but the lives of those around you. Miss You Already is the latest of the genre, and even though it is very well done, you can’t help feeling that is trying too hard to make you feel for the characters in the movie.

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Denis Villeneuve’s Sicario Is A Dark Film That Will Make You Judge Your Morals

Denis Villeneuve has been making films since the late 1990’s, but he really only started hitting the mainstream with 2013’s Prisoners. That film made audiences wonder how far they would go to get their children back, and how they would handle the consequences of their actions. Sicario makes you consider your own moral values once again, but that’s as far as similarities go.

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Best Films About World War II

Since Inglourius Basterds came out in 2009 there have been numerous films about World War II. Maybe the world in looking for heroes. With the 70 year anniversary coming up in May, we take a look at our favorites.

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Foxcatcher Is A Creepy Psychological Drama

John du Pont was not only heir to the du Pont family fortune, but also a ornithologist, a philanthropist, a sports enthusiast and a wrestling coach. Even with all those titles though, he is perhaps most famously know for being a convicted murderer. In 1997 he was convicted of the 1996 murder of his friend, and Olympic Gold Medalist Dave Schultz. Foxcatcher tells the story of how Du Pont met Schultz and his brother, and the events that led to the murder.

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Keanu Reeves Is Still At The Top Of His Game In John Wick

Keanu Reeves returns to action movies in John Wick, a revenge fueled action movie that doesn’t slow down until the credits role.

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The Best Of Me Is A Romantic, Yet Predictable, Movie

The Best Of Me is the latest Nicholas Sparks novel to be given the big screen treatment, Even though it can be cheesy and predictable at times, it’s still an enjoyable watch.

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The Face Of Love Is A Thought Provoking Movie

The Face Of Love explores the possibility of falling in love with an exact duplicate of a loved one and raises a few questions by doing so.

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American Hustle’s Star Studded Cast Delivers Laughs & Drama

American Hustle combines and all star cast with an award nominated director for a film that promises both comedy and drama. See if it lived up to the hype.

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Catching Fire Is An Entertaining Sequel To The Hunger Games

There is no doubt that Catching Fire will be a force to reckon with at the box office for the next few weeks, and it will undoubtedly help make the last two movies even bigger successes. Even if you haven’t read the books the series is fresh and entertaining, and will leave you wanting more.

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