Review: “Kinds of Kindness”

Yorgos Lanthimos latest creation, "Kinds of Kindness," is an anthology described as a "triptych fable," which follows characters in three unique stories where each experiences different forms of kindness.  Efthimis Filippou, who co-wrote "The Killing of a Sacred Deer," "The Lobster," and "Dogtooth," once again teams up with Yorgos to pen this surreal journey.  Each [...]

By |2024-06-27T18:26:21-07:00June 27th, 2024|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Review: ‘Elemental’

Peter Song’s Elemental, the twenty-seventh Pixar film, looks and feels gorgeous. It explores the relationships between the elements critical to human life, such as fire and water, which don’t mix well in reality, and finds a way to connect. Ember Lumen (voiced by Leah Lewis) and Wade Ripple (voiced by Mamoudu Athie) are strongly developed; [...]

By |2023-06-16T14:29:37-07:00June 16th, 2023|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Review: “Jurassic World Dominion”

The synopsis and trailers for "Jurassic World Dominion" imply that the fragile balance on Earth between man and his environment will be forever changed due to the dinosaurs that were set loose four years ago at the end of "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom."  It seems far-fetched that a handful of dinosaurs could take over a [...]

By |2022-06-10T12:37:27-07:00June 10th, 2022|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Movie Review: “Black Box”

"Black Box" is the first of four movies that Blumhouse is releasing on Amazon Prime during the month of October.  Blumhouse has a reputation for financing and distributing lower budget horror films that often expose fresh new talent to wider audiences.  Unfortunately, although interesting, "Black Box" falls a little flat. The premise is familiar yet [...]

By |2020-10-06T16:10:41-07:00October 6th, 2020|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments