Arrival isn’t just the best science-fiction movie of the year, its one of the best pictures period. An awe inspiring, deep dive into humanity and language that above all else feels soulful and moving. Continue reading “Arrival (2016) ⭐⭐⭐⭐ 1/2”
Its gorgeous, well made and charming, but for a film about a pair of dreamers its aspirations are oddly low. Continue reading “La La Land (2016) ⭐⭐⭐”
Shaky build up aside, Rogue One features a solid second half with gritty and exciting battle sequences. Just don’t expect memorable characters. Continue reading “Rogue One (2016) ⭐⭐⭐”
While led by a solid performance by Tom Hanks, Sully is bogged down by frustrating narrative lurches and a thin script. Continue reading “Sully (2016) ⭐⭐ 1/2”
Hilarious, horrific and moving, The Host is so much more than the monster movie it was advertised as.
A beautiful adaptation of a devastating novel.
Relentlessly tense and suspenseful, Don’t Breath is an impeccably crafted thriller that lives up to its name.
Like the very best conversations, The Man from Earth is an enrapturing experience that sucks you in. This is one story that will stay with you long after the credits roll.
It might veer too close to retread territory for some, but this sequel delivers non-stop raunchy humor along with a surprising amount of heart. Continue reading “Neighbors 2 (2016) ⭐⭐⭐”