“Pacific Rim: Uprising,” dir. Steven S. DeKnight Jake Pentecost, son of Stacker Pentecost, reunites with Mako Mori to lead a new generation of Jaeger pilots, including rival Lambert and 15-year-old hacker Amara, against a new Kaiju threat. Advertisements
It’s been a little over year since Jordan Peele’s smash hit took the world by storm. On a budget of $4.5 million, the film grossed an astounding $255 million at the worldwide box office. Now it’s nominated for four Academy Awards in what has been a strong awards season and to put it lightly, the […]
“Annihilation,” dir. Alex Garland A biologist’s husband disappears. She puts her name forward for an expedition into an environmental disaster zone known as the Shimmer, but does not find what she’s expecting. The expedition team is made up of the biologist, an anthropologist, a psychologist, a surveyor, and a linguist.
“Black Panther,” dir. Ryan Coogler After the events of “Captain America: Civil War,” King T’Challa returns home to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country’s new leader. However, T’Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne from factions within his own country.
“The Cloverfield Paradox,” dir. Julius Onah After a scientific experiment aboard the space station involving a particle accelerator has unexpected results, the astronauts find themselves isolated. Following their horrible discovery, the space station crew must fight for survival. WARNING: This review goes a little in-depth on “The Cloverfield Paradox” while refraining from delving into spoiler […]
“Star Wars: The Last Jedi,” dir. Rian Johnson WARNING! There will be MAJOR SPOILERS for “The Last Jedi” in this review. Please, do not continue to read beyond this point if you have yet to see the film. You can click HERE for my spoiler-free thoughts on “The Last Jedi.” For everyone else, this review […]
“Star Wars: The Last Jedi,” dir. Rian Johnson (Note: This review is contains absolutely NO SPOILERS for “The Last Jedi.”) Picking up immediately following the events of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the […]
“Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,” dir. Jake Kasdan In a brand new Jumanji adventure, four high school kids discover an old video game console and are drawn into the game’s jungle setting, literally becoming the adult avatars they chose. What they discover is that you don’t just play Jumanji – you must survive it. To […]
“The Post,” dir. Steven Spielberg A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country’s first female newspaper publisher, Kate Graham of The Washington Post, and its hard-driving editor, Ben Bradlee, to join an unprecedented battle between journalist and government in publishing the Pentagon Papers.
“Phantom Thread,” dir. Paul Thomas Anderson Set in the glamour of 1950’s post-war London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock and his sister Cyril are at the center of British fashion, dressing royalty, movie stars, heiresses, socialites, debutants and dames with the distinct style of The House of Woodcock. Women come and go through Woodcock’s life, providing […]