"The Innocents" (2022) Review: A Story-Driven and Tensely Foreboding Norwegian Thriller
"The Innocents" brings maturity to the superhero genre. While superhero films often toy with being darker, "The Innocents" prioritizes a solid story structure over special effects and a slow build-up that leads to a payoff that is as intriguing as it is polarizing.
"Last Looks" (2022) Review: A Bland, Overstuffed Mystery
A retired cop, a drunk actor, and a slew of semi-intriguing side characters. Last Looks is a mystery that isn't really worth solving even if all the players seem worthwhile from the start. Charlie Hunnam and Mel Gibson save the film from being a complete disaster.
Cinematography Breakdown: "No Country for Old Men" (2007)
This article breaks down the cinematography in "No Country for Old Men."
'The Pool' (2018) Review: A Crocodile Egg on the Face of Entertainment
"The Pool" had a crazy buzz at Fantastic Fest, but took almost another year to be widely available for American audiences. It's cheap, poorly written, and amateurishly acted. The low-grade CGI crocodile is absolutely the highlight.
'Come to Daddy' (2020) Review: The Hunt for Raisin Eyes
With a limited theatrical run and a debut on demand and streaming, Ant Thompson's Come to Daddy is a layered thriller filled with insane humor and horrific moments. And yes, Elijah Wood may or may not have a killer sense of style in it.
Movie Review: 'The Prestige' (2006)
Two rival magicians try to outdo each other throughout their lives. This leads to the murder of magician Robert Angier. How will this end? Will either Alfred or Robert fall because of their obsession with each other? Is this movie worth your time and money? Let's find out!
'Serenity' (2019) Movie Review
Baker Dill is a simple man living on a tropical island running a small fishing business. One day he is given a deadly proposition to kill a woman's husband for 10 million dollars. Does he choose to accept her offer or will he decline so he may continue the chase for something else he truly desires?
'Glass' (2019) Movie Review
The long awaited sequel to Unbreakable. Crumb and his split personalities are reigning terror again only to be thwarted by David Dunn. In the mix, they both wind up in a mental facility along with the diabolical Mr. Glass. Together, they must figure out if they're insane or superhuman.
Netflix's 'Bird Box' Is Like 'The Happening' but Slightly Less Awful
I don't normally do negative reviews of movies, but I figured someone might find this amusing. Who knows? Here's my take on 'Bird Box' as compared to 'The Happening.'
'The River Wild' (1994) Is One of the Most Underrated Films of the 90s
The 1994 film 'The River Wild' stars Kevin Bacon and Meryl Streep. Here's why this movie should have been more popular and is seriously underrated.
'A Simple Favor' (2018) Movie Review
Stephanie is a shy single mother who makes friends with another mother, Emily, who is extremely blunt as well as wealthy. One day, Emily goes missing, leaving Stephanie and Emily's husband to figure out where she disappeared to. From there, a set of twists and turns ensue in this mystery.
Marnie, a Movie by Alfred Hitchcock
'Marnie', by Alfred Hitchcock, is not an obvious noir film. Aside from the central female character, as distinct from the usual male, bright colour imbues the screen instead of monochrome. This article explores how Hitchcock used the devices of film noir to create an enduring and memorable movie.
Top 9 Twisted Movies Like Get Out That’ll Make You Scream
Are you looking for movies like Get Out? You have come to the right place.
"The Girl in the Spider's Web": Nathan's Movie Review
Yet another example of blatant disrespect to the author, or in this case, authors. Stick to the Swedish films and the books. The American films are getting everything wrong. I give the film a 2 out of 4.
"Lizzie" Movie Review
Lizzie blends historical fact with an intriguing and plausible theory of what actually happened the day the Bordens were murdered. Was it Lizzie? Was it the housemaid that left town during the trial? We may never know, but I certainly love this theory. I give the film a 4 out of 4.
Why Is Netflix's Failed 'Death Note' Getting a Sequel?
Most fans of the stellar anime 'Death Note' were disappointed, to say the least, by Netflix's film adaptation. Do they hope to make a sequel that will fix all the problems with the original? It's highly unlikely.