‘Jojo Rabbit’ Review- Nazism And Absurdity

How do you make Nazis and Nazism funny? Taika Waititi writes and directs Jojo Rabbit, a comedy-drama based in Germany during the end of the Second World War. It has been nominated for multiple awards at various ceremonies and was selected by the American Film Institute as one of the top ten movies of 2019.…

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Review- Get Ready To Cheer

It all started with Iron Man, but it truly came to fruition with Marvel’s The Avengers. All of our favorite characters have experienced loss and triumph, good times and bad, but they were not prepared for the events in Avengers: Infinity War. In the direct sequel, Avengers: Endgame, directors Joe and Anthony Russo paint a…

Movie Review- Ghost In The Shell (2017)

Ghost In The Shell is an American remake of the anime film of the same name written by Masamune Shirow. It is directed by Rupert Sanders and written by Jamie Moss, William Wheeler, and Ehren Kruger. Major Mira Killian (Scarlett Johansson) is a product of enhanced cybernetic science created by Hanka Robotics. Humanity has been increasingly…

Movie Review- Sing (2016)

From the Illumination Entertainment, the studio that brought you Despicable Me 2, Minions, and The Secret Life of Pets comes the Garth Jennings directed film Sing about human-like animals finding their dreams of being singing sensations. It stars Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth MacFarlane, Scarlett Johansson, John C. Reilly, Taron Egerton, Tori Kelly, Nick Offerman, and…

Movie Review Flashback- A Good Woman

Adapted from the Oscar Wilde play “Lady Windermere’s Fan,” director Mike Barker adapts ‘A Good Woman‘ from a screenplay by Howard Himelstein. Lionsgate released the film to the United States in 2006. Mrs. Stella Erlynne (Helen Hunt) flees New York City to Amalfi, Italy after the man she’s having an affair with cuts her off.…

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- Avengers Age of Ultron

Following the events of Captain America: The Winter Soldier comes Avengers Age of Ultron, once again directed by Joss Whedon. With the fall of the SHIELD (or so we’re told), the Avengers have stepped up their game in taking out HYDRA. They assault a base where they encounter the Maximoff twins, the speedster Quicksilver (Aaron Taylor-Johnson)…

Movie Review Flashback- The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

Based on Patricia Highsmith’s novel of the same name, ‘The Talented Mr. Ripley‘ is a psychological thriller directed by Anthony Minghella, who also wrote the screenplay. Miramax and Paramount Pictures released it in 1999 for the Christmas season. Con artist and piano turner Tom Ripley (Matt Damon) runs into shipping magnate Herbert Greenleaf (James Rebhorn)…

Movies Stuck In Development Limbo We Want To See Part 2

So, what is Development Limbo? It is where abandoned film project go into suspended animation or die altogether. There are some pretty good films locked in there. There are films we would like to see. Check out this list and then head over to read Part 1! Johnny Quest- A live action adaption of the Hanna-Barbera…

Movie Review- Marvel’s The Avengers

This film is every comic book nerd’s dream come true. It is directed by science fiction genius Joss Whedon, an adaption of one of the greatest comic book titles of all time, and unites an all-star roster of superheroes for an epic movie that will go down in history. Ladies and gentlemen, this is Marvel’s…