Don’t let the title and movie poster fool you. Saturday the 14th is not as much fun as it seems like it would be.
Friday the 13th Part 2 is likely the film most people think of when referencing this iconic series, but not even close to the best slasher film out there. Though it does have its charms.
Fortunately, How To Train Your Dragon 3 isn’t just a cheap cash grab. It completes a story.
Fist Fight tries to turn into a story about learning to stand up for yourself, while attempting to hold commentary on the problems within the public school system–both overdone themes.
On paper, you can tell exactly where Green Book is going. It’s essentially a story of a white man who drives around a black man in 1962’s deep south. Prior to getting the gig, the white man, Tony (Viggo Mortensen), has his prejudices about black people. Can you guess what’s going to happen next?
Like a comedian having to explain the joke after telling it, Spike Lee apparently felt like he needed to punctuate the movie in order to exclaim what his point was. But I ask you, then what was the point of watching the movie in the first place?
We’ve learned that writer/director Adam McKay has a knack for presenting dry topics in a non-confusing way and making them enjoyable.
I like to think the idea for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse was sparked by Marvel creatives sitting around a room discussing how their movies have become somewhat repetitive and formulaic. But then I also wonder what took them so long to notice.
Prior to watching Mary Poppins Returns, we are fully aware that what made the original 1964 movie so great was Julie Andrews, herself, as the title character.
Venom is an unusual superhero film in that it’s more of an anti-hero story. Other than the below-the-radar Punisher movies, we haven’t really gotten one this mainstream from Marvel.