Posts Tagged ‘movie review’


Jake Gyllenhaal's touching performance as Jake Bauman takes you into the heart and soul of a man who believes he is an undeserving hero.

Brad’s Status

Writer / director Mike White's black-comedy contemplation on our collective tendency to self-criticize and self-aggrandize has some surprisingly deep pokes to take.


Great performances, wonderful technical work and dedication to chaos creates a horror film that it's hard to believe a studio distributed as a wide release.


This long-delayed film, which totally wants you to know it is NOT a "Twilight" ripoff, manages to be actually decent with the help of a strong young(ish) cast.

Crown Heights

One of Hollywood's brightest young lights, Lakeith Stanfield, makes the most of his leading role in this powerful drama about a wrongfully convicted man.


A B-movie spy thriller with A-list talent in front of and behind the camera, "Unlocked" shows you don't need a Bourne or Bond budget to shine.

Patti Cake$

A brash and bravura tale of a tough-luck Jersey girl who dreams of becoming a rapper as a way to spit back at a world that disparages her.

Death Note (2017)

Adam Wingard's live-action adaptation of the popular anime franchise for Netflix features great performances, fun direction and incredibly flawed writing.