Category: Movie Reviews

  • Movie Review: “Love in the Villa”

    Movie Review: “Love in the Villa”

    3rd grade teacher, Julie Hutton (Kat Graham) has made plans for her and her boyfriend, Brandon (Raymond Ablack) to visit Verona, Italy! Meeting Brandon for dinner, Julie tells him about all the plans she has, and all the reservations she has made, for their perfect vacation….overlooking Romeo and Juliet’s balcony. Brandon dumped her. WTF!! Off […]

  • Movie Review: “Father Stu”

    Movie Review: “Father Stu”

    Stuart Long (Mark Wahlberg) is an amateur boxer with a fair record….15-2. BUT…..he is getting old and the beatings he is taking is leading to some disturbing medical issues. His mother, Kathleen (Jacki Weaver) urges him to quit boxing and get a job. His father, Bill (Mel Gibson), could care less what his loser son […]

  • Movie Review: “Cheaper by the Dozen”

    Movie Review: “Cheaper by the Dozen”

    First of all…..everyone growing up on Gardiner Dr in Bay Shore, NY knows damn well that the Bakers had 12 kids (I lost count /moved away at Kim) and 2 parents (Sam and Lila)…..that made 14! But, I digress to my childhood, sorry…..:-) Divorced, Paul Baker (Zach Braff) met, and eventually married divorced marketing graduate, […]

  • Movie Review: “Pinocchio”

    Movie Review: “Pinocchio”

    Wandering the streets of a small village, Jiminy Cricket (Joseph Gordon-Levitt), sees a light on in a shop. He finds a hole to crawl into and watches as the owner of the shop puts the finishing touches on his latest creation. Geppetto (Tom Hanks) makes gadgets for sale and some that will never be sold, […]

  • Movie Review: “Modern Persuasion”

    Movie Review: “Modern Persuasion”

    Wren Cosgrove (Alicia Witt) works for a company that is struggling and has instituted austerity measures. Luckily the company is about to meet with a potential client who has the resources to keep Wren’s company in business for at least another year. As the meeting is about to begin, Wren finds out that the client […]

  • Movie Review: “Rescued By Ruby”

    Movie Review: “Rescued By Ruby”

    Warwick, RI state trooper, Daniel O’Neil (Grant Gustin) has been trying to get into the elite K9 unit for the past 7 years, without success. This year, Daniel is 29 and the age limit for acceptance into the K9 unit is 30! So this is his last chance. He loves animals, but, does not even […]

  • Movie Review: “Thor: Love & Thunder”

    Movie Review: “Thor: Love & Thunder”

    Thor (Chris Hemsworth) has been hanging with the Guardians of the Galaxy in semi-retirement. He joins the latest battle only when Quill (@prattprattpratt) asks for his help. Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) finished her book and is now in chemo therapy fighting stage 4 cancer. Darcy (Kat Dennings) shows up for 10 seconds to support Jane. […]

  • Movie Review: “Elvis”

    Movie Review: “Elvis”

    Elvis Presley (Austin Butler) and his mother Gladys (Helen Thomson) moved to a black neighborhood after his father Vernon (Richard Roxburgh) was sent to jail. Elvis was a talented kid with quite the singing voice. He grew up loving gospel and the blues and was, eventually, signed by Sun Records. Colonel Tom Parker (Tom Hanks) […]

  • Movie Review: “Better Nate Than Ever”

    Movie Review: “Better Nate Than Ever”

    Nate (Rueby Wood) has a dream: To be a huge Broadway star! Unfortunately, he has to survive 7th grade (where he is bullied) first, and it would be nice if he could land a part in the school play. Well…..he lands the part: That of a tree. Nate supposes that his career is ending at […]