Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 | Movie Review

If Marvel Studios were to make one thing their grand achievement in filmmaking, it's creating a cinematic universe that has, so far, gone unmatched in it's cohesion, critical acclaim, and overall entertainment.  Warner Bros. is attempting to build off their Harry Potter brand with Fantastic Beasts; and Disney, which owns

Raw | Movie Review

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There is a transition in one's life when all the things you thought made you who you are suddenly become irrelevant or devalued by new obsessions, desires, and responsibilities.  Puberty is one of the first culprits of this identity crisis.  For some it can pass you by without much fanfare; but

The Last Word | Movie Review

If someone's life was dedicated to making terrible mistakes, bad decisions, and committing acts of cruelty, can that person turn it all around and redeem themselves in their final moments? I suppose you could compare it to a basketball game.  It doesn't matter how bad the team plays as long as

Kong: Skull Island | Movie Review

Monster movies are a time-honored genre dating back to the early decades of film.  Much like most horror films, they are a form of catharsis, allowing us to live out wild acts of carnage and mayhem without consequence.  It's stressful situations that somehow increase adrenaline and relieve stress at the

Before I Fall | Movie Review

Time travel has a way of taking a familiar setting and adding a layer of intrigue that would otherwise not be there.  The stories where a character travels back in time provide the most interesting premise because, not only are you thrusting a person into seemingly unknown territory, you are increasing