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"Samaritan": A Reluctant Superhero Film

Looking for a different kind of superhero film? One NOT based on "corporate" comics? Well, you found it with "Samaritan," now playing on Amazon Prime.


"Prey" for a Better Movie

It's hard not to compare this movie with the original when so many have done just that...


Ranking Phase 2 of the MCU (Worst to Best)

Phase 2 of the MCU gave audiences four sequels and two origin stories. I rank these six films from worst to best.


"Prey": How to Correctly Bring Indigenous Characters Into an Existing Franchise

"Prey" is able to be its own standalone story in an existing franchise while giving all the love and attention for the Comanche characters in the movie.


Fantasia 2022: "Accion Mutante" (1993) Review

Severin Films will be releasing Alex de la Iglesia's, "Accion Mutante," on 4K Blu-ray sometime in 2022. The 4K transfer of the film debuted at this year's Fantasia International Film Festival.


Fantasia 2022: "The Roundup" Review

Don Lee and Son Sukku star in the The Roundup. This is 100 straight minutes of some of the best action you'll see in any film, foreign or not, this year. Well written, exceptional acting, and breakneck fight sequences that take your breath away, The Roundup should not be missed.


"The Gray Man" (2022) - The Yawn Ultimatum

The latest action thriller from Anthony and Joe Russo is a total snooze fest. The action is decent at times, but most of the fight scenes are indecipherable, the screenplay is overwhelmingly bland, and the cast is ultimately wasted in what is otherwise an entirely forgettable film.


"Thor: Love and Thunder" (2022) Review: Taika Waititi Overload

Natalie Portman returns as Jane Foster in Thor: Love and Thunder. As the only fourth film of any franchise in the MCU, Love and Thunder is ridiculous, laugh out loud funny, sloppy, and kind of fun all rolled into a colors-so-bright aesthetic that will make you barf.


Ranking the Terminator Films

With six movies in the franchise, which Terminator films will be back? And which ones need to be told, "Hasta La Vista"


24 Must-See Dirt Bike Movies

Dirt bike movies are a great way to get your adrenaline pumping. If you're looking for high-octane entertainment, check out these 24 must-see movies.


"Jurassic World Dominion" (2022) Review: You Can't Squeeze Gold From a Dried Up Fossil

The conclusion to the Jurassic World trilogy is more or less a waste of your time. The film seems to purposely try to distract the fact there simply isn't enough dinosaur action while focusing on the grizzled veterans of Jurassic Park and a parenting storyline that is as dumb as it sounds.


Ranking Star Wars: Top 20 Users of the Force

Who are the most powerful masters of midi-chlorians?


"Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness" (2022): 3 Ways it Worked as a Horror Film and 2 Ways it Failed

Looking at three things I liked about "Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness" (2022) and two things that could've been better. Spoilers ahead!


"Jurassic Park III" (2001): Retrospective Review

We continue our roadmap of the "Jurassic Park" franchise. While it wasn't the best of the series, "Jurassic Park III" breathed some new life into the franchise.


"The Lost World: Jurassic Park" (1997): A Retrospective Review

Continuing my celebration of the "Jurassic Park" franchise, we take our first journey to Isla Sorna for a retrospective review of 1997's "The Lost World: Jurassic Park."


"Top Gun: Maverick" (2022) Review: Don't Think, Just Sequel

"Top Gun: Maverick" is sweatier, more intense, and better-acted than "Top Gun" and its crowd-pleasing action sequences will make everyone overlook its storytelling shortcomings.


“Top Gun: Maverick” (2022) Review: The Good and The Bad

"Top Gun: Maverick" is the rare sequel that manages to improve on a lot of aspects of the first film. It's not perfect, but it's close. Read on to learn more.


Is "Harry Potter" a "Star Wars" Rip Off?

Recently, a comedian by the name of Aaron Woodall suggested that "Harry Potter" is a direct rip-off of "Star Wars." Do you agree? Let's discuss the films.


"Top Gun: Maverick" (2022): Movie Review

This "Top Gun: Maverick" Comes With A Membership to Scientology! Starring Tom Cruise, Jennifer Connelly, and Miles “Smiles” Teller! Directed by Joseph Kosinski!


Is "Batman and Robin" (1997) Really That Bad?

On its 25th anniversary, it's time to re-evaluate one of the most reviled superhero films.


"Everything Everywhere All at Once" Movie Review: An Engaging and Emotional Film

It's hard to imagine how the director of "Everything Everywhere All at Once" pulled it off. It's an engaging and emotional story that defies expectations and takes you on a roller coaster ride of emotions. I don't want to spoil anything so that's all I'm going to say about the movie!


"Star Wars" Movie Rankings

The only correct list in the galaxy!


"Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness": A Multitude of Magical and Dark Proportions

"Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness" is the 2022 sequel to the 2016 film based on the Marvel Comic of the same name. While the pacing needs some tweaking, the sequel is jam-packed with a dark tone, creative visuals, fanservice, and spellbinding performances.


"Doctor Strange in The Multiverse of Madness" (2022) Movie Review

This "Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness" (2022) Has A Long Title! Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Rachel McAdams! Directed by Sam Raimi!


8 Villains I'd Love to See in "The Batman 2"

A detailed discussion of Batman villains I'd love to see in "The Batman 2." Which villain excites you most?


"Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness" (2022) Review: Sam Raimi Finally Brings Horror to the MCU

The Doctor Strange sequel sees Sam Raimi in the director's chair for the first time in nearly ten years. "In the Multiverse of Madness" is the first film to introduce horror to the beloved MCU. It probably isn't as dark as you'd like it to be, but it is certainly fun when it wants to be.


The Top 10 Sexiest Bond Girls

This article examines and ranks the 10 sexiest "Bond Girls" in the 007 franchise. It provides a brief overview of each lady's background, traits, and general appearance.


"Memory" (2022) Review: A Forgetful and Fatigued Memoir of a Hoary Hit Man

Liam Neeson kills people, but then forgets how to tie his shoes in "Memory." The action thriller co-stars Guy Pearce, Ray Stevenson, and Monica Bellucci, but offers little other than exaggerated grunts, heavy breathing, and middle-aged people you once loved past their prime.


"The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent" (2022) Review: The R-Rated Action Comedy of a Lifetime

"Massive Talent" sees Nicolas Cage star as himself in an adult comedy based on and is a tribute to his career. Cage is perhaps the funniest he has ever been while Pedro Pascal is the laugh out loud sidekick to a one of a kind cinematic phenomenon.


Disaster Porn Saturday Night: "Eruption: LA"

Los Angeles is shaking and baking again, only this time with a screenwriter and action actress. Could a movie be far behind?


"Spider-Man: No Way Home" - The Film I Needed

"Spider-Man: No Way Home" is finally out, and it is glorious. Let me explain why I think so. Beware: spoilers lay ahead.


Revisiting Sam Raimi's "Spider-Man" Trilogy

With the release of "Spider-Man: No Way Home" just around the corner, I decided to go back and refresh myself with the films I remember loving as a kid. Do Sam Raimi's "Spider-Man" films hold up after all these years?


"Nick Fury: Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.": A Forgotten Marvel Movie

The 1998 TV movie "Nick Fury: Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D." was the first attempt to bring Marvel Comics' super-spy to the screen, starring David Hasselhoff.


Ranking the "X-Men" Movie Franchise

Ever wondered which X-Men movie is the best? Look no further. We'll rank them all here.


Ranking the "Terminator" Movies

"I'll be back", he says, but how many times, Arnie? And which appearance was the best? We'd better rank the Terminator movies and find out.


"Venom: Let There Be Carnage" Review

After finding a host body in investigative reporter Eddie Brock, the alien symbiote must face a new enemy, Carnage, the alter ego of serial killer Cletus Kasady.


"Prisoners of the Ghostland" (2021) Review: An Oddball Samurai-Infused Jambalaya

Nic Cage tries his hardest to make "Prisoners of the Ghostland" worthwhile, but it just isn't. It has a lot of influences, but fails to provide its own narrative. Apart from taking away that it's a super bizarre film experience, it is otherwise mediocrity constructed around an insane concept.


"Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings" Review

Shang-Chi, the master of unarmed weaponry-based Kung Fu, is forced to confront his past after being drawn into the Ten Rings organization.


The Two Muses of an Assassin: The Portrayal of Two Relationships in "Rurouni Kenshin: The Beginning"

Rurouni Kenshin is a series I've followed since it came out in America years ago. And the live-action franchise is one of the best anime adaptions ever made. The final movie explores his past as an assassin and relationship to Tomoe. A relationship I believe that defines the series overall.


Storytelling Through Violence: Blade and Nomak in "Blade II"

As with many trilogies, the second movie of the Blade trilogy, "Blade II," was the best. A primary reason is the final battle of Blade and Nomak.


Fantasia 2021: "Yakuza Princess" Review

Masumi and Jonathan Rhys Meyers star in the action thriller Yakuza Princess, directed by Vicente Amorim and based on the Samurai Shiro graphic novel. Find out why it's a shame Yakuza Princess isn't worth your while.


Storytelling Through Violence: "Rurouni Kenshin: The Final" and the Battle Between Kenshin and Enishi

In the West, sword fights and Japan are usually synonymous. Yet they often communicate an unspoken story within a story. A subtlety that many Western action movies lack because of an over-emphasis on appearance. One of the best examples of this art is from the movie, "Rurouni Kenshin: The Final."


Review of The Suicide Squad

Supervillains Harley Quinn, Bloodsport, Peacemaker, and a collection of nutty cons at Belle Reve prison join the super-secret, super-shady Task Force X as they are dropped off at the remote, enemy-infused island of Corto Maltese.


"The Suicide Squad" - A Much-Needed Revival

While no one really asked for a sequel to the abysmal 2016 DC film, we actually got one. And it just so happens to be really good.


Cinematography Breakdown: "Children of Men"

Here is my cinematography breakdown of the 2006 film Children of Men.


Ranking the "Fast & Furious" Franchise From Worst to First: A 20th Anniversary Celebration of Fast Cars & Family!

As of June 22nd, 2021, the Fast & Furious film series is officially 20 years old! I think it's about time we fasten our seatbelts as we speed our way to this wild finish line of a list. Ranking the entire franchise & find out exactly who's faster than the rest. Don't get too furious about who wins!


Vault Movie Review: "X-Men: Days of Future Past"

This is a non-spoiler review of "X-Men: Days of Future Past" starring Hugh Jackman, Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy, and more!