SPOILER FREE REVIEW: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

There is one indisputable truth about the final episode in the Skywalker Saga.  After "The Force Awakens" and "The Last Jedi" it is impossible to make a movie that everyone will love.   It's equally impossible to make a movie that will coherently conclude the two thematically opposed precursors.  Armed with these expectations, it's possible to [...]

By |2019-12-19T12:27:53-07:00December 19th, 2019|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Review “Peter Rabbit”

It seems that 2018 is THE year for live-action/CG-hybrid adaptations of beloved British children's literature featuring anthropomorphic characters, with Paddington 2 being released last month and now Peter Rabbit this weekend. And while I absolutely adored Paddington 2, I just enjoyed Peter Rabbit. Here's the official synopsis from the studio: Peter Rabbit, the mischievous and adventurous hero who has captivated generations of readers, [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:02:57-07:00February 7th, 2018|Movie Reviews|0 Comments

Advance Screening – “Peter Rabbit” (Phx)

Enter to win advance screening passes to PETER RABBIT Saturday, February 3rd Harkins Scottsdale 101 10am (follow the link below to enter) http://www.sonyscreenings.com/nyTFA71243 *Winners will be chosen at random  and notified on 2/1 at Noon local time. Peter Rabbit, the mischievous and adventurous hero who has captivated generations of readers, now takes on the starring [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:02:58-07:00January 27th, 2018|Arizona, Screenings|0 Comments

Movie Review: “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”

After watching “The Last Jedi” one thing has become clear.  Disney is intimidated by the Star Wars property they own.  Its massive value, rabid fan base, and cultural significance has frightened the house of mouse from doing anything unique. Instead, they keep falling back on saga-old cliches, dramatic head-fakes, and critical injections of nostalgia.   [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:03:06-07:00December 14th, 2017|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

*STAR WARS SPOILER* Rey’s Lineage CONFIRMED! (UPDATED)

UPDATE (12/24 11:45AM):  Looks like it was too good to be true.  Kylo Ren is actually saying "curses," a phrase he uses whenever a barrel explodes on him.  In the clip used, it just happens to line up perfectly. Let the speculation continue... Thanks to the sharp guys over at IKWIZ.COM we now know for sure [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:10:22-07:00December 24th, 2015|News & Articles|0 Comments

Review: “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Spoiler Free)

He may be the father of Star Wars, but the sad truth is, the less Lucas has to do with Star Wars, the better it turns out. Years ago, suggesting that a singular man could not only direct both a Star Trek and Star Wars film, but revitalize both franchises, was enough to incite a [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:10:24-07:00December 16th, 2015|Movie Reviews, Reviews|1 Comment

Need A Star Wars Fix Before Thursday? Revisit the Hilarious SNL Sketch

Ever wonder what it would be like if Danny Devito auditioned for Star Wars? What about Emma Stone? Well wonder no more, because Saturday Night Live has got you covered.

By |2019-03-11T17:10:25-07:00December 14th, 2015|News & Articles|0 Comments