‘Downhill’ Movie Review

Directed by: Nat Faxon & Jim RashWritten by: Nat Faxon, Jesse Armstrong & Jim RashStarring: Will Ferrell, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Zach Woods, Zoë Chao & Miranda OttoRuntime: 79 minutesRelease date: Feb 14, 2020 (Limited)Rating: R (for language and some sexual material)Genre: Drama, ComedyStudio: Searchlight Pictures It's a beautiful day and you're planted on the deck of … Continue reading ‘Downhill’ Movie Review

‘Gretel & Hansel’ Movie Review

Directed by: Oz PerkinsWritten by: Rob HayesStarring:  Sophia Lillis, Alice Krige, Jessica De Gouw & Samuel LeakeyRating: PG-13 (for disturbing images/thematic content, and brief drug material)Runtime: 1 hr. 27 min.Release date: January 31, 2020Genre: Horror, Mystery & Suspense, Science Fiction & FantasyStudio: Orion Pictures People have been turning out films based on the Grim Fairy Tales for nearly as … Continue reading ‘Gretel & Hansel’ Movie Review

2020 SAG Awards: The Complete List of Winners

Parasite took home top honors to wrap up the 26th annual SAG Awards ceremony. In doing so, it became the first foreign language film to win the marquee category for the Screen Actors Guild. Last year, Marvel's Black Panther took home the award. The Neon film directed by Bong Joon-Ho is nominated for six Oscars … Continue reading 2020 SAG Awards: The Complete List of Winners

HBO Developing ‘Parasite’ Miniseries With Adam McKay, Bong Joon-ho

Viva Variety, a limited series based around the critically-acclaimed South Korean film Parasite is in the works over at HBO. Parasite Director Bong Joon-ho will serve as executive producer of the series alongside The Big Short and Vice filmmaker Adam McKay. The isn’t any word yet on whether or not the show will be a … Continue reading HBO Developing ‘Parasite’ Miniseries With Adam McKay, Bong Joon-ho

‘Black Christmas’ (2019) Movie Review: Holiday horror that’s more broke than woke

Directed by: Sophia Takal Written by: Sophia Takal & April Wolfe Starring: Imogen Poots, Brittany O'Grady, Lily Donoghue, Aleyse Shannon, Cary Elwes & Caleb Eberhardt Rating: PG-13 (for violence, terror, thematic content involving sexual assault, language, sexual material and drinking) Genre: Horror, Slasher, Mystery & Suspense Release date: Dec. 13, 2019 (Wide)Runtime: 86 minutes Studio: … Continue reading ‘Black Christmas’ (2019) Movie Review: Holiday horror that’s more broke than woke

‘Queen & Slim’ Movie Review

Directed by: Melina Matsoukas Written by: Lena WaitheStarring: Daniel Kaluuya, Jodie Turner-Smith, Bokeem Woodbine, Indya Moore & Jahi Di'Allo WinstonRating: R (for violence, some strong sexuality, nudity, pervasive language, and brief drug use) Runtime: 124 minutesStudio: Universal PicturesRelease date: November 27, 2019 (Wide)Genre: Drama To its credit, Queen & Slim is an artfully constructed film … Continue reading ‘Queen & Slim’ Movie Review

‘A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood’ Movie Review: A beautiful day indeed

Directed by: Marielle Heller Written by: Noah Harpster & Micah Fitzerman-Blue Starring: Tom Hanks, Matthew Rhys, Susan Kelechi Watson, & Chris Cooper Rating: PG (for some strong thematic material, a brief fight, and some mild language) Runtime: 108 minutesStudio: TriStar PicturesRelease date: November 22, 2019 (Wide)Genre: Drama If you’ve caught any of the marketing for … Continue reading ‘A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood’ Movie Review: A beautiful day indeed

‘Frozen II’ Movie Review: Disney puts sequel’s story on ice

Directed by: Jennifer Lee & Chris BuckWritten by: Jennifer LeeStarring: Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad, Jonathan Groff, Sterling K. Brown & Evan Rachel WoodRating: PG (for action/peril and some thematic elements) Runtime: 104 minutes Studio: Walt Disney PicturesRelease date: Nov 21, 2019 (Wide) Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Adventure It’s been six years, believe it or … Continue reading ‘Frozen II’ Movie Review: Disney puts sequel’s story on ice

‘Doctor Sleep’ Movie Review: A shining example of a sequel done right

Directed by: Mike FlanaganWritten by: Mike Flanagan Starring: Ewan McGregor, Rebecca Ferguson, Jacob Tremblay, Zahn McClarnon & Bruce Greenwood Rating: R (for disturbing and violent content, some bloody images, language, nudity and drug use) Runtime: 151 minutesGenre: Horror, DramaStudio: Warner Bros. If you’re like me, you’ve lost more hours of sleep than you're comfortable admitting … Continue reading ‘Doctor Sleep’ Movie Review: A shining example of a sequel done right

‘Zombieland: Double Tap’ Movie Review

Directed by: Ruben Fleischer Written by: Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick & Dave Callaham Starring:Rating: R (for bloody violence, language throughout, some drug and sexual content) Runtime: Woody Harrelson, Emma Stone, Jesse Eisenberg, Abigail Breslin, Zoey Deutch and Rosario DawsonRelease date: October 18, 2019Genre: Comedy, Horror, Action/Adventure Studio: Columbia Pictures Right off the bat the odds … Continue reading ‘Zombieland: Double Tap’ Movie Review