This is dreamy, brain melting sci-fi that feels so surreal and unique, you’ll leave the film either loving or hating it. Continue reading “Annihilation (2018) ⭐⭐⭐⭐”
While Season 4 is the weakest Black Mirror to date, it still provides just enough intrigue and bleak twists to make this one of the best anthologies on Television. Just don’t expect it to live up to previous seasons. Continue reading “Black Mirror Season 4 (2017) ⭐⭐⭐⭐”
Ignore the critics, this is some of the most dumb fun I’ve had this year. Ambitious and well executed, Bright offers up a unique and gritty fairy tale setting that tells a surprisingly emotional and timely story amidst its thrills. Continue reading “Bright (2017) ⭐⭐⭐ 1/2”
A great, risky, beautiful looking Star Wars film with some massive flaws. The Last Jedi features some of the series strongest moments, but will likely divide older fans. Continue reading “Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) ⭐⭐⭐”
Despite good performances, Mother! is an ugly meandering mess for the sake of being an ugly meandering mess. Continue reading “Mother! (2017) ⭐”
With a darker tone and even richer characterization, Stranger Thing’s sophomore season is a blast that only occasionally suffers from an overstuffed cast. Continue reading “Stranger Things 2 (2017) ⭐⭐⭐⭐”
Family dysfunction is rarely this entertaining, poignant or effortless to watch. This is Baumbach’s most relaxed and naturalistic work yet, and a career best performance from Adam Sandler. Continue reading “The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017) ⭐⭐⭐⭐”
If you can accept a complete tonal departure from the source material, this re-imagining is a passable thriller thats light on smarts but heavy on style.