Movie Review: Don’t Worry Darling

At the risk of intentionally avoiding the razmataz of behind-the-scenes shenanigans, it was hard not to take notice of the "Don't Worry Darling" North American premiere at TIFF and not address it. Were the salacious rumors hitting the industry trades and tabloids more interesting than Olivia Wilde's second film? No. It turns out that the [...]

By |2022-09-23T11:18:48-07:00September 23rd, 2022|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Review: “Hawkeye”

The first two episodes of the eight-episode limited series "Hawkeye" drop on Disney+ this Wednesday. (Or late Tuesday night, depending on your time zone)   Each of the MCU limited series has had a unique flavor and "Hawkeye" continues this tradition but goes in a direction many might not expect.  And although the first two episodes [...]

By |2021-11-24T14:21:56-07:00November 23rd, 2021|Reviews, T.V. Reviews|0 Comments

Movie Review: “Black Widow”

Scarlett Johansson has been a part of the MCU for over 11 years after first appearing in "Iron Man 2."  That's a long time for a character as prominent as "Black Widow" to go without a standalone movie or TV series of their own.  The reasons (excuses) were the usual misogynistic fare.  "No one will [...]

By |2021-07-08T22:38:13-07:00July 8th, 2021|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Review: “Midsommar”

Ari Aster, writer, and director of last year's gothic family drama "Hereditary" is back with another disturbing tale of humanity versus horror.  Though "Midsommar" shares a common pagan thread, it weaves a very different story, with far more beauty, depth, and gore. The film follows a familiar premise:  A group of young Americans travels to [...]

By |2019-07-03T22:41:03-07:00July 3rd, 2019|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments