Quick Movie Review: Friday the 13th (1980)

Summer camp, teenagers, murder. Friday the 13th wasn’t quite the first film to carry these traits, but it definitely popularized … More

Quick Movie Review: Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)

The best part about the Ant-Man story is that it stands apart so well from the rest of the Avengers … More

Quick Movie Review: Road House (1989)

Often times, the hero of an action movie is broodingly void of any human emotion. Too cool to laugh or … More

Quick Movie Review: Thelma & Louise (1991)

I’m not sure I’ve ever seen a film that so beautifully depicts the great American road while also showing it’s … More

Quick Movie Review: Game Night (2018)

Rachel McAdams is a really good actress, but she’s never been in straight-up comedies. In fact, if you think about … More

Quick Movie Review: Phantom Thread (2017)

I don’t mind needing to give a film my attention. But Paul Thomas Anderson turns everything into an unnecessary 2 … More

Quick Movie Review: Lady Bird (2017)

I’m curious how people who can’t relate to Lady Bird will interpret it. They will see a good, well thought-out … More

Quick Movie Review: Black Panther (2018)

Unlike other Marvel films, Black Panther’s premise isn’t convoluted or confusing. The fluid storytelling helps, but it also does away … More

Quick Movie Review: Batman (1989)

I’m never sure how I feel about Michael Keaton. He always has such unorthodox delivery in his performances. I can’t … More

Quick Movie Review: The Cabin In The Woods (2012)

In The Cabin In the Woods, cliches turn to genre subversions almost seamlessly. By the end, you look back 90 … More