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A Review of "Synchronic"
December 10, 2020

In my last review, I remarked on the absence of decent-to-good movies that are being released. Thanks to the pandemic, every promising movie aside from “Tenet” and “Wonder Woman 1984” were pushed...

Fincher’s triumphant return to filmmaking

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A Review of "Mank"
December 10, 2020

Before turning on “Mank”, several thoughts flew through my head: This is David Fincher’s first movie in six years. It has Gary Oldman. It’s black-and-white. This has to be good. Right? “Mank”...

Another average horror movie

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A Review of "Come Play"
November 23, 2020

As lackluster as this year has been, the same question has been bouncing around my mind ever since movie theaters reopened: Would it kill Hollywood to actually get back to releasing good movies? “Come...

Who’s In, Who’s Out

The biggest night in Hollywood will be aired on February 9.
My Take On the 2020 Oscar Nominations
February 20, 2020

So, the Oscar nominations came out on Monday. Unfortunately, like all of us, I was stuck in school at the time of the announcements, but I was able to stay away from social media for the whole day so I...

101 Minutes of Absolute Torture

A poster for the exceptionally bad movie, Dolittle.
A Review of "Dolittle"
February 20, 2020

Normally, I would say that after a month of Oscars hopefuls and massive blockbusters, it’s nice to start the year off with a sub-par movie. This is the one year that doesn’t quite fit that bill, it...

A Brilliant Mesh of Entertainment and Storytelling

A poster of the new movie Ford v Ferrari.
A Review of "Ford v Ferrari"
January 10, 2020

Seeing as this movie is coming from the director of Logan, audience members can expect something great. I was just praying that it was better than Midway. Ford v Ferrari is directed by James Mangold...

2019: One of the Most Average Years For Film

The end of another year. Here's to the next one.
A Recap of the Year's Best Films
January 9, 2020

Well, 2019 is finally over (thank God). Although the latter half of the year showed some signs of life with several high grades, there were ultimately too many disappointments to label 2019 as one of the...

Shameful Representation of Our Country’s Heroes

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Review of “Midway”
December 9, 2019

For a war movie coming out on the weekend of Veterans Day, a day reserved for paying respect to the brave men and women who fought and died for our freedom, it’s not too much to ask for the movie to...

It’s the End

Part of the Endgame movie poster
A review for Avengers: Endgame
April 30, 2019

Spoiler Warning   The Marvel series Avengers has finally and sadly come to a close with Endgame. I personally found it absolutely amazing. Somehow Marvel figured out a way to nicely tie all...

Shazam!

A photo of the iconic Shazam suit
An interesting new Superhero
April 24, 2019

On April 5, 2019, the not very well known superhero Shazam made its debut in theaters. While I was interested to see this movie, I did not expect a lot. Yet after it was over it wasn't the powers or humor...

Transformers latest Release

Bumblebee
Transformers Prequel, Bumblebee, excites
February 1, 2019

The movie opens on the planet Cybertron as a war rages between the Autobots and the Decepticons. With evil forces continuing to grow, Bumblebee is sent to earth to scout out a place for the Autobots....

Sink or Float?

Sink or Float?
The Aqua-man movie is here!
January 10, 2019

This movie has been highly anticipated since Justice League where we got our first look at Aquaman [Jason Momoa] and his striking eyes, it didn’t disappoint, with a few exceptions. When I first sat...

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