Review – Lady Bird

Two A24 films in one day?!  And it's not even a weekend?!  That's right, I decided to treat myself on this Thursday, and catch up on a couple of smaller Oscar bait films, and Lady Bird is the second of the day.  Earlier this week, the film became the best-reviewed film in Rotten Tomatoes history, so... Continue Reading →

#ThrowbackThursday – Raging Bull

Original US release date: November 14, 1980 Production budget: $18,000,000 Worldwide gross: $23,383,987 I make no secret of the fact that Rocky is one of my all-time favorite films.  For me, it's tough for any other boxing film to truly compare to that undeniable classic.  However, legendary director Martin Scorsese released his own boxing movie, Raging Bull,... Continue Reading →

Review – Coco

For the second time in 2017, Pixar is back with a new animated feature, this time in the form of Coco.  Earlier this summer, Cars 3 underperformed, at best, likely resulting in a rare financial loss for the studio.  Pixar's reputation has seemingly been tarnished a bit in the eyes of audiences, as 2015's The Good Dinosaur... Continue Reading →

Review – Justice League

It's taken a very long time to get here, but we finally have a live-action Justice League movie.  The road to the film hasn't been the smoothest, but DC and Warner Brothers got the job done, one way or another, and now it's time to sit back and take it in.  The marketing has felt a... Continue Reading →

#ThrowbackThursday – Mamma Mia!

Original US release date: July 18, 2008 Production budget: $52,000,000 Worldwide gross: $609,841,637 Before watching the film for this column, I had more knowledge about Syrian Aramaic than I did regarding the plot of Mamma Mia!.  I knew who comprised the majority of the cast and I knew that it was an adaptation of the musical... Continue Reading →

Review – Daddy’s Home Two

I just saw the original Daddy's Home for the first time, less than two weeks ago, and I thought it was fun and somewhat charming. The main reason I wanted to see it to begin with is because of how much I loved the trailer for the film that I'm talking about today, Daddy's Home Two.... Continue Reading →

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