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Month: February 2020

‘The Candyman’ Trailer has arrived

This summer, Oscar® winner Jordan Peele unleashes a fresh take on the blood-chilling urban legend that your friend’s older sibling probably told you about at a sleepover: Candyman. Rising filmmaker Nia DaCosta (Little Woods) directs this contemporary incarnation of the…

Review: ‘Emma’ Performances are enough to overcome film’s flaws

Autumn de Wilde’s latest project, Emma, is far more relatable to the general public than it’s 1996 counterpart. The film isn’t perfect by any stretch but relies heavily on the strengths of its cast to overcome its flaws. Perhaps a better adaptation…

Review: ‘The Invisible Man’ Is a Masterful Remake

The Invisible Man is a marvelous mix of terror and suspense bolstered by a fantastic performance from Elisabeth Moss. On top of that, Leigh Wannell’s latest project is the most technically sound film so far in 2020. In this era…

Review: ‘The Assistant’ Is Riveting

The Assistant is a deftly constructed thriller reflective of the toxic work environments women are often forced to navigate.  At 90 minutes, the film quickly builds to a fever pitch in the most unusual of manners. There’s no firey characters or…

Review: ‘Onward’ is a heartfelt yet shattering journey

Onward is the perfect mix of humor and heart. It’s a tale of legacy and rediscovering the magic which binds families together. For a movie that on the surface seems to be about elves going on a quest, Dan Scanlon’s latest…

Review: ‘Downhill’ Is one giant Debacle

Downhill’s attempt to recreate the magic of Force Majeure is a cinematic failure on a Hindenburg like level. When a film premieres at Sundance Film Festival and receives mixed reviews, that should have been our warning sign of danger approaching. Force Majeure is…

Review: ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ will charm you

Sonic the Hedgehog is an incredibly charming slice of nostalgia that will entertain the entire family. All the credit in the world should be given to director Jeff Fowler and his entire team for getting this right. While there was undoubtedly…

‘The French Dispatch’ now has a trailer

THE FRENCH DISPATCH brings to life a collection of stories from the final issue of an American magazine published in a fictional 20th-century French city. It stars Benicio del Toro, Adrien Brody, Tilda Swinton, Léa Seydoux, Frances McDormand, Timothée Chalamet,…

Review: ‘To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You’ Is the perfect Date Night movie

To All The Boys: P.S. I Still Love You perfectly captures the angst and awkwardness of young love. While To All The Boys Loved Before captured the sweet and innocent quests teens undertake in search of love, the sequel effectively debunks many of…

‘The Hunt’ is coming in March

Twelve strangers wake up in a clearing. They don’t know where they are, or how they got there. They don’t know they’ve been chosen… for a very specific purpose … The Hunt. In the shadow of a dark internet conspiracy…