It’s intelligent sci-fi at its best, delivering philosophical ideas and leaving a lot of questions unanswered. It’s an alien invasion movie that’s not about the aliens. It epitomizes everything good about sci-fi, and then some.
It’s been a long time since a movie touched me the way Taika Waititi’s Hunt for the Wilderpeople did. One minute you’re fighting back tears and the next you’re holding your side, gasping for air.Read more "Hunt for the Wilderpeople: A Quirky Kiwi Film That Will Steal Your Heart"
Now that’s not to say that this was a great movie. If anything, it was full of potential. Potential probably better realized by someone not named Zack Snyder.Read more "Batman v Superman: Potential and a Dash of Hope"
There’s something beautiful in the way that Zootopia toes the line between political satire and a fun adventure for children. But the movie pulls it off effortlessly and we are left with a film enjoyable by audiences of every type.Read more "Zootopia: Political Satire for the Whole Family"
Ryan Reynolds promised us a faithful adaptation of the character we all grew up reading so long ago, and I’m here to tell you that he delivered.Read more "Deadpool: Reynolds Gets it Right"
I’ll be honest with you, I was in love with this movie by the time the main titles were finished rolling.Read more "The Hateful Eight: “Reservoir Dogs” Meets “Clue”"
What is important, is that I’m glad I took the time to sit down and watch this, for lack of a better term, interesting movie. Not the best movie of the year, and by no means the worst, it’s above average for sure. It’s hard to describe honestly. I guess, to sum all of my mixed emotions up, I loved it.Read more "Slow West: A Beautiful, Dark, Thoughtful Western"