Game Night is Fresh & Original – You’ll be Reminded of People You Know (Review)

Game Night is Fresh & Original – You’ll be Reminded of People You Know (Review)

Finally a movie that isn’t a sequel, prequel, reboot or based on a comic book series.  It’s original, it’s fresh.  Thank god.  You know, there haven’t been many straight-up comedies lately, which is a shame.   It’s always been other types of movies that have funny in them – horror movies with funny moments or kids movies that were also funny or Marvel movies.   And Game Night is very very  funny, I even started laughing in the trailer.  So I was a little worried that they just used all the best jokes in the trailer but that’s not the case.  It’s funny throughout. Read more

Doctor Strange: Cumberbatch Spellbinds in Wondrous Origin Story [Review]

Doctor Strange: Cumberbatch Spellbinds in Wondrous Origin Story [Review]

Marvel Studios’ ever-growing cinematic universe continues to impress. After introducing audiences to The Avengers, the studio started to venture into the lesser-known territory of their comic book catalogue in hopes of reaching more than just fans of the superhero genre. Most recently, they won over general audiences with movies such as a space opera that featured a gun-toting, talking raccoon and a comedic heist with a man in a suit that could reduce him to the size of an ant. Now, Marvel Studios goes further down the rabbit hole with Doctor Strange, which introduces magic to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock) leading the way as the Sorcerer Supreme, not only is Doctor Strange a dazzling psychedelic journey, but it is also the best Marvel Studios origin story since Iron Man.  

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True Detective Season Two: A Solid Two Hour Movie Stretched into an Eight Hour Disaster [Review]

True Detective Season Two: A Solid Two Hour Movie Stretched into an Eight Hour Disaster [Review]

True Detective season two was created and written by Nic Pizzolatto. The critically acclaimed HBO series kicked off this past June with Fast and Furious director Justin Lin helming the first two episodes. The series stars Colin Farrell, Vince Vaughn, Taylor Kitsch and Rachael McAdams.
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