Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets | Movie Review

Luc Besson hasn't had a critically acclaimed film in several years.  His biggest hits, Leon: The Professional and The Fifth Element, were in the nineties.  I did like his writing for Taken, but not the sequels.  It was only a matter of time before that right project fell into his

Despicable Me 3 | Movie Review

despicable me 3

Around seven years ago I was in central California visiting my extended family. We all decided to go and see a new animated comedy which was called Despicable Me. It was about a super-villain named Gru and his many yellow minions that tried to outshine and outdo other super villains

Spider-Man: Homecoming | Movie Review

Spider-Man Homecoming movie review

Before I watched Spider-Man: Homecoming I found myself watching a video criticizing Marvel. The video had an issue with Marvel placing too many jokes and gags into emotional moments of their recent films. According to the video, doing so did not allow the audience to fully experience the gravitas of

Baby Driver | Movie Review

This summer, like almost every summer for the past few years, has been filled with sequels. While not all of these sequels are bad, very few of them are original. Luckily, there have been a small spattering of original films hitting in the summer months for the past few years.

The Beguiled | Movie Review

There are many instances in Hollywood in which the creative team is not in sync with the marketing team on a film. Edge of Tomorrow is a great example of the marketing team doing a poor job promoting what turned out to be a great a film, but The Beguiled

Transformers: The Last Knight | Movie Review

Transformers is not a new franchise. By this point in time, you should know if you like these films or not. Transformers: The Last Knight is the fifth installment in the long-running series based on Hasbro toys. Most people looking for a review of a new Transformers movie want to