A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood – Review

Director: Marielle Heller Starring: Tom Hanks, Matthew Rhys, Susan Kelechi Watson and Chris Cooper Cinematographer: Jody Lee Lipes The day was November 1, 1988 – when Tom Junod’s historical article debuted on Esquire Magazine’s front page within the heroes category. The piece, titled Can You Say… “Hero”?, was […]

Charlie’s Angels (2019) – Review

Director: Elizabeth Banks Starring: Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott, Ella Ballinski, and Elizabeth Banks Cinematographer: Bill Pope A new generation of Charlie’s Angels is here – to protect the vulnerable and show that women, when we use our multitude of skills, can get any job done. It’s a concept […]

Last Christmas – Review

Director: Paul Feig Starring: Emilia Clarke, Henry Golding, Emma Thompson, and Michelle Yeoh Cinematographer: John Schwartzman Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones) and Henry Golding (Crazy Rich Asians) join forces in hopes of bringing Christmas cheer this holiday season from an unlikely source. In Paul Feig’s romantic comedy, Last […]

Marriage Story – Review: A Devastating Look at Broken Love

Director: Noah Baumbach Starring: Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson Cinematographer: Robbie Ryan Divorce can be incredibly messy. There are no ifs, ands or buts about that. And when a child is involved in the mix, things can become even more hectic. In Noah Baumbach’s latest American dramedy, Marriage […]

Knives Out is Nonstop Murder Mystery Fun

Director: Rian Johnson Starring: Ana de Armas, Daniel Craig, Jamie Lee Curtis, Michael Shannon, Toni Collette, Chris Evans, Lakeith Stanfield, Don Johnson, Katherine Langford, Jaeden Martell, and Christopher Plummer Cinematographer: Steve Yedlin Murder Mystery. Black Comedy. Thriller. Drama. Tragedy. These are all genres Rian Johnson’s latest feature dabbles […]

Ordinary Love is An Extraordinary Tale of Survival

Directors: Lisa Barros D’Sa and Glenn Leyburn Starring: Lesley Manville and Liam Neeson Writer: Owen McCafferty For many people, finding a partner to experience life with would be a privilege and joy. But what happens when life is interrupted with unexpected tragedy and/or illness- disrupting all tranquility and […]

Let’s Talk About ‘Detention’

Director: Joseph Kahn Starring: Josh Hutcherson, Shanley Caswell, Spencer Locke, Dane Cook Cinematographer: Christopher Probst Original Release Date: April 13, 2012 It’s April 2012, a film by the name of Detention has just released. It’s a satirical horror, but to me could also be described as a coming of age slasher SciFi-dramedy. Detention […]

It Comes at Night – Review

Director: Trey Edward ShultsStarring: Joel Edgerton, Christopher Abbott, Carmen Ejogo, Kelvin Harrison Jr., and Riley KeoughCinematographer: Drew DanielsOriginal Release Date: June 9, 2017 Of all the types of horror subgenres, it is Psychological Horror that appeals to me the most. Monsters have long been a representation of our […]

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