My Ramblings After Watching ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ for the 2nd Time.

…Especially with ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ in the rearview. If The Rise of Skywalker tarnished The Force Awakens for me,…

High School Hellcats (1958) | Movie Review

It’s interesting what was considered provocative in 1958. The Hays Code, which simply gave a seal of moral approval for…

Hot Rod Gang (1958) | Movie Review

Still, at 73 minutes Hot Rod Gang is fairly harmless, if not a fun and delightfully wacky glimpse at a past era.

Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015) | Movie Review

Despite a mere 85 minute runtime, 2015’s Shaun the Sheep Movie is notably slow.

Sole Survivor (1984) | Movie Review

Sole Survivor is a horror movie with mystique. Eberhardt keeps us at a distance, but never leaves us stranded there. He earns our trust that we’ll get a proper payoff in the end. And when it happens, it’s extremely satisfying.

Night of the Comet (1984) | Movie Review

Though Night of the Comet loses steps here and there, it’s masterful at exuding a 1980s feel: malls, movie theaters, arcades, and radio stations.

American Gigolo (1980) | Movie Review

American Gigolo is a well-made film, indeed, which no doubt serves as an example of the conjunctional period between the end of the New Hollywood era and the more contemporary sensibilities of the 1980s.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) | Movie Review

Fans of the first film will definitely love this Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 as well. And those who didn’t totally dig it will like this one better.

TerrorVision (1986) | Movie Review

TerrorVision definitely seems like it’s “so bad, it’s good” at first glance, but upon further inspection, I sense that the filmmakers knew what they were doing all along.

In Search of the Wow Wow Wibble Woggle Wazzie Woodle Woo (1985) | Movie Review

At first glance it seems like In Search of the Wow Wow Wibble Woggle Wazzie Woodle Woo is one giant…