“In the midst of summer blockbusters, a slow-paced, character-driven indie drama can be a real treat,” said the pretentious movie geek. As much as I truly enjoy explosive action scenes and slapstick comedies, I think that we all need something more down-to-earth occasionally to remind us of the beauty of universal emotions and experiences. Debra […]Read more "Leave No Trace – Flattout Truth Movie Review"
Anne Hathaway steals the show in this otherwise mediocre, unnecessary reboot https://www.voxmagazine.com/arts/movies/ocean-s-is-too-bland-to-hate/article_a5720768-6aba-11e8-a70a-9bc7557bf164.html Almost every Hollywood franchise film doesn’t need to exist from an artistic perspective. We didn’t need a fourth Mad Max movie, we didn’t need a Rocky spin-off about Creed’s son, and we definitely didn’t need a Han Solo origin story. Yet, these movies turned out anywhere from good […]Read more "“Ocean’s 8” is too bland to hate"
This sci-fi action flick does both genres well, but it needed to pick one or the other to be great. https://www.voxmagazine.com/reviews/upgrade-has-good-but-incompatible-parts/article_cd37671a-6516-11e8-8dd4-0f447b5f4631.htmlRead more "‘Upgrade’ has good but incompatible parts"
This ‘Star Wars Story’ has all of the heart, action, drama and humor one could ask for https://www.voxmagazine.com/arts/solo-surprises-as-a-stellar-star-wars-adventure/article_177b2e24-5f8b-11e8-aaa5-23c855b60a73.htmlRead more "‘Solo’ surprises as a stellar Star Wars adventure"
The movie’s title tells you exactly what to expect with a few new friends to tag along. https://www.voxmagazine.com/reviews/deadpool-crams-new-characters-into-familiar-territory/article_ac0864ec-5a47-11e8-b422-c75203b7bd50.htmlRead more "‘Deadpool 2’ crams new characters into familiar territory"
Spies, superheroes, a 30-year game of tag, Mr. Rogers and social commentary on racial perceptions can only mean the summer movie season has finally arrived. https://www.voxmagazine.com/arts/movies/cinema-to-see-for-a-sensationally-satisfying-summer/article_d76872bc-443a-11e8-ac7d-af411ef1179a.htmlRead more "Cinema to see for a sensationally satisfying summer"
As the beginning of a two-part finale, this cinematic experience gives us something only an expertly maintained shared-universe can. Spoiler Written Review: https://www.voxmagazine.com/arts/movies/avengers-infinity-war-unites-everyone-like-never-before/article_2e62aab8-49ce-11e8-bae1-8fbc9e956678.htmlRead more "Avengers: Infinity War – Really Fast Review & Spoiler Analysis"