Avengers: Infinity War Film Review

After 10 years, films from the Marvel Cinematic Universe have been intersecting left and right. This time, all lines intersect at one point... Directed by the Russo brothers (Captain America: Winter Soldier and Captain America: Civil War), Avengers: Infinity War is the 19th film in the MCU franchise and has an ensemble cast. Defeating Thor (Chris Hemsworth) and … Continue reading Avengers: Infinity War Film Review


Tomb Raider Film Review

Angelina Jolie may have the looks, but this is Lara Croft the way I picture it. Directed by Roar Uthaug, Tomb Raider is the reboot to the Tomb Raider film franchise originally starred by Angelina Jolie. Given a more realistic look and feel, this film aims to yet again build another film universe while planting the … Continue reading Tomb Raider Film Review

Black Panther Film Review

Black Panther is a film with a heart of gold... or vibranium. Directed by Ryan Coogler (Creed and Fruitvale Station), Black Panther is the 18th feature film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the first MCU film with a predominantly black cast. Starring Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o, and Danai Gurira, this film is set immediately after … Continue reading Black Panther Film Review

The Foreigner Film Review

No! Just no! You have no right to break Jackie Chan's heart! Directed by Martin Campbell (GoldenEye and Green Lantern), The Foreigner the live adaptation of Stephen Leather's novel, The Chinaman. Phew, kinda happy they changed the title... After a terrorist bombing killed his daughter (Katie Leung), restaurant owner Ngoc Minh Quan (Jackie Chan) asks British government official … Continue reading The Foreigner Film Review

Kingsman: The Golden Circle Movie Review

Bulletproof umbrellas: check. Cigarette lighter bombs: check. Hi-tech gadgets: check. A fan of the original who is disappointed at the sequel: check. Director Matthew Vaughn, with Taron Egerton, Colin Firth, and Mark Strong, returns at the helm of the Kingsman franchise. Teaming up with new characters portrayed by Channing Tatum, Jeff Bridges, Julianne Moore, Halle Berry, and … Continue reading Kingsman: The Golden Circle Movie Review

War for the Planet of the Apes Film Review

Apes together strong! Rise, Dawn, and War films together... awesome!!! Directed by Matt Reeves, War for the Planet of the Apes is the third installment of the prequel/reboot of the franchise. Starring Andy Serkis once again as the apes' charismatic leader, this film cements  the entire trilogy as one the bests in recent years. Years after Dawn of the … Continue reading War for the Planet of the Apes Film Review

The Mummy (2017) Movie Review

9 years since The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor, Universal Pictures aims to reestablish the OG of the Cinematic Universe, the Universal Monsters Universe, with a new name: the Dark Universe. Directed by Alex Kurtzman (co-wrote The Legend of Zorro and the reboot Star Trek franchise), The Mummy is the first of a series of remakes by Universal Pictures … Continue reading The Mummy (2017) Movie Review

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Movie Review

"The worst pirate we've heard of" returns in the fifth installment of the franchise. If The Fast and the Furious can get 8 movies, then Pirates of the Caribbean can do so as well. In its latest addition to the franchise, Johnny Depp and Geoffrey Rush welcome new characters portrayed by Javier Bardem, Brenton Thwaites, and Kaya … Continue reading Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Movie Review