American Assassin

Despite toying with some interesting developments, "American Assassin" makes a habit of wasting opportunities at distinction by choosing the commercial road.


"Columbus" is a solemn ode that offers more in tone and reflection than character and story.

Ingrid Goes West

An uncomfortable black comedy about the nature of friendship in the social media age.

Annabelle: Creation

Despite taking style notes from James Wan's "Conjuring" films, David Sandberg's pre-prequel exhausts with an overabundance of predictable and unoriginal scares.

4 Casino Movies That Actually Focus on the Gambling

Over the years, there have been numerous movies set in the Nevada desert city of Las Vegas, such as Ocean’s 11, The Hangover and Showgirls. Meanwhile, a few other directors have chosen to focus on the age-old pastime of gambling in their films, as is the case with Rain Man and Casablanca. However, there are […]

The Emoji Movie

Merely unremarkable from a technical standpoint, but its offenses to culture and cinema run much deeper.

War for the Planet of the Apes

“War for the Planet of the Apes” is boring.