Sicario: Day of the Saldado | Movie Review

In 2015, director Denis Villeneuve released his sleeper hit entitled Sicario. It was a bold, tense, and thought-provoking film that dealt with the escalating border tension between the Mexican drug cartels and the United States government.  Initially, I was somewhat hyped to see it after merely watching a trailer, but I didn’t really know what to expect after having only seen Villeneuve’s 2013 film Prisoners. Luckily, after viewing it my expectations were completely blown out

Deadpool 2 | Movie Review

A lot of sequels try to do too much in order to differentiate from the original film. Some sequels try too hard to mimic the first film in hopes of replicating the same success. Whatever the plan of approach is, delivering a quality sequel that appeases fans of the original is a difficult task. Enter Deadpool 2, where the original director, Tim Miller, was ousted because of a creative clash with star Ryan Reynolds. After

Only the Brave | Movie Review

Movies about firefighters are usually pretty good. Everything from Backdraft to The Towering Inferno are not only good firefighter films, they’re just good movies. Our Only the Brave review will tell you exactly why you should run, not walk to the theater to catch this one, and hope that the Academy looks in this direction, because there are several breakout performances. In fact, you should probably stop reading this Only the Brave review right now

EVEREST | Movie Review

Everest is a movie that shows you first hand what can happen when you take mother nature head-on. It was a pleasant film that felt a lot like a memorial for the people who have lost their lives on the mountain side. The filmmakers took the right angle with this one, making it IMAX and 3D. These two aspects of the film brought me intimately closer to what was happening. While I didn't connect with

Sneak preview of EVEREST premiered at CinemaCon 2015

During International Day for CinemaCon, filmmaker Baltasar Kormakur received the "International Filmmaker of the Year" award and with it came a sneak peek into his newest film, Everest. This film, based on a true story chronicles a devastating hiking expedition that encounters a severe snow storm. Set at the highest point in the world, this preview gave us a glimpse into the harsh reality of climbing Mt. Everest. This film slated for release in September

“Gangster Squad” Review

I remember when I saw Godfather for the first time. I was home sick from high school and my dad put it on and said “watch this, you will like it.” From that moment on The Godfather has held a top ten spot in my favorite movies of all time; until now. Gangster Squad, starring Sean Penn (Mickey Cohan), Josh Brolin (Sgt. John O’Mara) and Ryan Gosling (Sgt. Jerry Wooters), was the perfect gangster movie. Gangster