‘The Conjuring 2’ A Predictable, Rarely Frightening Film

The Conjuring 2 follows another file from Ed and Lorraine Warren and although it is clever this film is not that scary I have recently gotten back into horror movies. I really enjoyed the Saw series with its psychological elements it made for films I will always like. I also really liked Insidious 3 being […]

‘Now You See Me 2’ Is Missing the Magic of the Original

Now You See Me 2 is an okay sequel but is missing the twists and surprises that made the first film wonderful I was really surprised when I saw Now You See Me. I ended up seeing it with on a whim and had low hopes for it. Once it was all over I was […]

‘TMNT Out of the Shadows’ A Satisfying Sequel

TMNT Out of the Shadows pits these four brothers against powerful new threats to their beloved city I am a huge Ninja Turtles fan. I watched the 80’s cartoon religiously as a kid, knew the theme song by heart and loved all of the first live action movies. There have been countless interpretations of these […]

‘X-Men Apocalypse’ A Terrible End to the Trilogy

X-Men Apocalypse is a failed attempt at trying to bring this powerful villain to the big screen I have mixed feelings about the X-Men movies. I really liked the first film that came out in 2000 and X2 a few years later was awesome yet X-Men 3 was a thoroughly disappointing movie. When X-Men First Class came out […]

‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ A Race Against Time

Alice Through the Looking Glass finds the Hatter crazier than usual and only Alice can save him I really liked the Alice in Wonderland movie that Tim Burton directed in 2010. It had a stellar cast, amazing special effects and told a tale of a darker, scarier Wonderland that had not been seen before. The […]

This ‘Star Trek Beyond’ Trailer Reveals a Dangerous New Enemy

In Star Trek Beyond, the Enterprise gets attacked and the crew is forced to land on a hostile world.

‘Neighbors 2 Sorority Rising’ A Hilarious Sequel

I really liked Neighbors. It was a very funny movie that had its dirty moments but made up for them with a clever plot and genuine characters. When I heard they were doing a sequel I was part happy and yet also a tad concerned. Whenever Hollywood chooses to do a sequel it is either […]

‘Captain America Civil War’ Asks You to Pick a Side

Captain America Civil War continues the Marvel Cinematic Universe with a battle that could change the Avengers forever I love the Marvel movies. I have watched these films pretty much from the beginning and it is no secret that the comics had a rough couple of years making the transition to the big screen. There […]

Prequels, Sequels, Threequels and The Age of the Franchise

It’s been said before, but these days it truly appears Hollywood has run out of original ideas.

See More Butt Kicking Action in this ‘TMNT Out of the Shadows’ Trailer

A new trailer for TMNT Out of the Shadows has been released thanks to Paramount and has a bit of new footage in it. For the first time we get to hear Master Splinter speak, see a bit more of Bebop and Rocksteady, some new footage of the Turtles and a few new scenes with […]

‘Barbershop: The Next Cut’ Takes a Real Look at a Tough Issue

The crew is back again and together have to find a way to save the neighborhood they all love I personally have not seen the other Barbershop films but I am a fan of Ice Cube’s work. He makes each of his movies special and they have been enjoyed by tons of people over the […]

‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2’ A Peculiar Comedy

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 brings this huge clan together again after a family secret comes to their attention Over the years it has become increasingly tougher for Ian (John Corbett) and Toula (Nia Vardalos) to juggle parenting and marriage. Their relationship has lost much of the spark it once had, and they also […]

‘London has Fallen’ A Disappointing Sequel for Many Reasons

A movie that has an ridiculous plot and is missing the things that made the original wonderful When the British Prime Minister dies under mysterious circumstances, his funeral becomes a must attend event for most of the leaders of the Western world. Precautions are taken on all sides to make sure this doesn’t become a […]

‘Zoolander 2’ A Silly Sequel that Tries too Hard to be Funny

Zoolander 2 is missing many of the clever elements that made the first movie so wonderful Ben Stiller has made a number of really wonderful comedies over the years. He was hilarious in Dodgeball, hit a home run in Something About Mary, was genius in the Secret Life of Walter Mitty and was very funny […]

Check out the Hijinks in this ‘Zoolander 2’ Trailer

These two really, really good looking models are back for another zany adventure It has been many years since we have seen Zoolander and his friend Hansel. Fans really enjoyed the first movie that came out in 2001 and now their prayers are being answered because a sequel is coming next year. The first trailer […]

Review of ‘Super Mario Bros U’

With old elements that make the series great and new worlds and challenges to keep players on their toes This game was released in North America in 2012, and was one of the first big games for the Nintendo Wii U. It expands on many of the elements found in Super Mario Bros Wii, which […]