Category: Movie Reviews

  • “Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore” Movie Review

    “Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore” Movie Review

    Lori purchased all three Fantastic Beasts movies from VUDU and we spent the last three Saturdays watching and re-watching. It has been magical! The wizarding world is about to select a new leader. Two of the candidates are intelligent, kind, and competent. The third candidate is…..well…….Grindelwald (now played by Mads Mikkelsen). Grindelwald is a horrible […]

  • “Dog” Movie Review

    “Dog” Movie Review

    Army Ranger, Jackson Briggs (Channing Tatum), is on medical leave after being wounded in combat. He has suffered brain damage which leaves him with migranes and stress induced seizures. Jackson thinks he is ready to go back on active duty, and his Captain is willing to give it a try…..on one condition. Jackson must bring […]

  • “Burn Your Maps” Movie Review

    “Burn Your Maps” Movie Review

    10 months ago, after just 6 months and 2 days of life, Lily died. Now, Alise (Vera Farmiga) and her husband Connor (Marton Csokas) are on the verge of divorce while 8 year old Wes (Jacob Tremblay) and high school graduate, Becca (Taylor Geare), are having their own problems. Wes thinks he is a Mongolian […]

  • “Senior Year” Movie Review

    “Senior Year” Movie Review

    One day away from attending her senior prom (and hopefully being elected Prom Queen), young Stephanie (Angourie Rice) falls to the ground during a cheer and….. 20 years later 37 year old Stephanie (Rebel Wilson) wakes up in the hospital where she has been in a coma! Yikes! Problem is…..Stephanie’s mind is still 17 years […]

  • “The Lost City” Movie Review

    “The Lost City” Movie Review

    Loretta Sage (Sandra Bullock) has been a romance novelist for many years, and has written many “Lost City……” books all of which have been very successful. Five years ago, Loretta’s husband and “soulmate” passed away. Since then, Loretta has struggled writing her next novel and, in fact, has become a shut-in in her own house. […]

  • “Clifford the Big Red Dog” Movie Review

    “Clifford the Big Red Dog” Movie Review

    A family of yellow labs, mom and 3 yellow pups and a red pup, were living in an abandoned warehouse when animal control came and took them to the shelter. Except for the red puppy who was hidden under some rubbish. The red puppy found it’s way to Central Park and a magical man named […]

  • “Dune” Movie Review

    “Dune” Movie Review

    After 80 years of ruling, and profiting from the spice trade on, the desert planet, Arrakis, the Emperor took that rule away from the cruel Harkonnens and gave it to the Atreides family. Duke Leto Atreides (Oscar Isaac) accepts the challenge to bring peace to Arrakis, so he, his Army, and family (Lady Jessica (Rebecca […]

  • “Godzilla vs Kong” Movie Review

    “Godzilla vs Kong” Movie Review

    If you have not seen “Kong: Skull Island” (my review) or “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” you may want to do that before watching this movie. Or not…. Godzilla has proven itself to be a good monster, so why in the world has it attacked the Apex Cybernetics facility in Pensacola, Fl? Something must be […]

  • “The Batman” Movie Review

    “The Batman” Movie Review

    Someone has taken it upon themselves to eliminate politicians that lie and cheat (a full-time, lifetime, job…like the Supreme Court!)…..starting with the Mayor of Gotham. As Batman, Bruce Wayne (Robert Pattinson), is fully involved in the investigations because of his friend and controller of the Bat light, Lt. James Gordon (Jeffrey Wright). As the investigation […]