Movie Review Flashback- The Rainmaker (1997)

‘The Rainmaker’ is a 1997 film directed by Francis Ford Coppola who also wrote the screenplay based on the fictional legal thriller of the same name by John Grisham. Though it was released by Paramount Pictures, it was produced by American Zoetrope and Constellation Films. Rudy Baylor (Matt Damon) is a young law student who…

‘Star Trek: Picard’ Season 1 Review

Set twenty years since the last movie, ‘Star Trek: Picard’ continues the science fiction franchise created by Gene Roddenberry continues on by focusing on Captain Jean-Luc Picard, played by Patrick Stewart. Twenty years after the death of Lt. Commander Data (Brent Spiner), Admiral Picard (Patrick Stewart) has retired after a falling out with Starfleet Command…

‘Sonic The Hedgehog’ Review- Spin Dash Into Fun

Sonic The Hedgehog is directed by Jeff Fowler and based on the SEGA video game franchise of the same name. It was released by Paramount Pictures. It was originally supposed to be released in November 2019, but after backlash from the original trailer, it was pushed back to 2020 for redesigns. Sonic (Ben Schwartz) is…

Check Out This FIXED ‘Sonic The Hedgehog’ Film Trailer

For those of you as disappointed as I was in the trailer for Sonic The Hedgehog film adaption from Paramount, we finally have hope. A YouTuber named Artur Baranov, “fixed” the trailer by removing the grotesque, bizarre rendering of Sonic and inserted the classic design. It is pretty cool. Check it out below: Now, after…

‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Season 1 Review

Star Trek: Discovery is CBS’s attempt to return the beloved science fiction franchise via their All Access online streaming service. Now, I know this review is a season behind, but that is only because I have a few spoilers ahead. The first season takes place immediately before, during, and the tail end of Starfleet’s war…

Star Trek 4 Could Be Shelved

After Star Trek Beyond got little love from audiences and critics, the hunt for a new Trekker director was on. The proposed Star Trek 4 was to be mistakenly directed by Quentin Tarantino, but after a scandal, he was dropped in favor of British director SJ Clarkson, whom was also in talks of directing a spin-off. Now…

Movie Review Flashback- Iron Man 2

In 2010, Iron Man 2 came to the big screen with Jon Favreau returning as director and the character Happy Hogan. It was the first sequel in the Marvel Cinematic Universe after its 2008 predecessor and The Incredible Hulk. Tony Stark (Robert Downey, Jr.) is dying. The very thing powering his chest arc-reactor is slowly…

Movie Review Flashback – Iron Man

In 2008, Paramount released Iron Man. It starred an all-star cast, featured cutting edge special effects, and began the process of creating a Marvel Cinematic Universe. The film is directed by Jon Favreau and brings an iconic Marvel superhero into the modern world. Tony Stark (Robert Downey, Jr.) is a genius, playboy, billionaire, engineer, and philanthropist.…

My Top 100 Films Of The 1990s Part 1

The 1990s was an amazing time when it came to cinema. Several movie studios stepped up their game over the decade to produce some high-quality movies that sparked the imagination and made it hard to compete in the next decade. My Top 100 Films Of The 1990s Part 1: Goodfellas The Rescuers Down Under Home…