If we don't confront the ghosts of our past, they will come back to haunt us
These words are the premise of what is a terrifying movie. Watching Insidious was like having a sleepover at my cousin’s house and having him convince me his paintings were haunted. Something about the latest
The story of Tonya Harding is something that most people (especially those in their 30s now) know pretty well. When it happened back in the 90s it made news headlines everywhere, but there’s always been some mystery about whether or not we got the true story of how those events
Imagine a world where people are only 5 inches tall and the sociology, economic, and environmental effects it would have. Downsizing poses several questions with its unique concept and social commentary. At times it has powerful humanistic moments driven by incredible acting and humorous elements to keep it light.
Being a lifelong superfan of the Star Wars universe, it is difficult to go into a screening of Star Wars: The Last Jedi and not instantly fanboy for the entire duration of the movie. Even more so, it's difficult to attempt to write a balanced review that takes away that
Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water is a love story that's a long time coming. It's set to the backdrop of 1960s Cold War between an Amazonian fish man locked in a secret Baltimore military lab and the mute woman who cleans the facility. The Shape of Water’s origin
In 2017 we've seen a resurgence in the World War II genre, with powerhouses such as Dunkirk, The Man with the Iron Heart, and now Darkest Hour. While other films this year have taken a more action-packed route, Darkest Hour focuses on the behind the scenes politics of England during
You're tearing me apart, James Franco. If you have experienced the phenomenon known as The Room then you may expect a behind the scenes bio-pic would answer some of your burning questions about the origins of the filmmaker, Tommy Wiseau. However, this film has no answers, only more questions, and speculation.
Denzel Washington is a talented actor by any meaningful metric. Most of his films are both entertaining and critically well-received. However, almost every character he plays feels like a variant of the same person. Despite the fact that Washington has only ever done one sequel (The Equalizer 2, which is
Disney and Pixar have a long and successful history. When you see Pixar’s name on a new film, it’s generally safe to assume you’re about to watch a good movie. However, Coco is somewhat of a departure from more traditional Pixar films. The movie follows the general storytelling elements of other
It’s the time of year when studios start releasing films that they hope will be in contention for multiple awards. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is one such film, and if it doesn’t take home some sort of recognition at the big awards events, something is seriously wrong with Hollywood.