Logan

Logan

  I’ve never been the biggest fan of the X-men movies. I look at them like I did the Harry Potter series: I’d go see the newest entry, have a fun time, and almost immediately forget about it when I leave the theater (the one exception being Matthew Vaughn’s far...
John Wick: Chapter 2

John Wick: Chapter 2

  John McClane. Jason Bourne. James Bond. Ellen Ripley. These guys (and gal) better watch their backs, because there’s a new action hero on the scene, and for my money, he could take all three of them, no problem. With 2014’s ‘John Wick’, director Chad Stahelski...
Split

Split

  Alright, it’s time to kick off 2017, and what better way to do it than a great new M. Night Shyamalan movie! Yep, I just said those words. Shyamalan has had an insane roller coaster ride of a career so far, starting with the classic ‘Sixth Sense’, followed by a...

Top 8 Movies of 2016

It’s that time of the year again: time for arbitrary and subjective ‘best of the year’ lists for people to disagree with and argue over. I flirted with the idea of expanding mine to 10, but why mess with tradition? I’ve been doing top 8’s since 2009 in one form or...

La La Land

Let me start off by saying that I’m typically not a fan of musicals. I have a hard time explaining why that is, but I just don’t connect with them (the exceptions being Les Miserables and Phantom of the Opera) for some reason or another. I can now add...

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Gareth Edward’s ‘Rogue One’ kickstarts the first in the standalone ‘Star Wars story’ series. It’s a clever way to kick things off, because this is a story in the universe that most are familiar with, but has plenty of twists and...