Review: “Road House” (2024)

Right from the “get,” any reimagining of a classic, cult film is going to be scrutinized up, down, left, and right.  Doug Liman’s “Road House,” a re-imagination of Rowdy Harrington’s 1989 classic film should be no exception. Yet, in this day and age, with streamers full of content and rights to retool anything in their [...]

By |2024-03-22T12:59:39-07:00March 22nd, 2024|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Review: ‘Saltburn’ Is Fennell’s Finest Hour; Keoghan Dazzles

One could be forgiven for walking away from Emerald Fennell’s Saltburn traumatized. However, that is not a sleight or a conceit on the part of the film. We each bring our own experiences to bear when watching a movie, our own vulnerabilities. We want to be entertained, and Fennell accomplishes that feat in spades. The [...]

By |2023-11-22T01:05:30-07:00November 22nd, 2023|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Review: “A Good Person”

I've spoken often about the human condition. So much so that it is probably passé by this point. However, I remain fascinated with the idea that we cling to our grief so tightly; it turns animus enough that we seek outlets that are not very good for us instead of facing our grief and dealing [...]

By |2023-03-31T13:47:39-07:00March 22nd, 2023|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Phoenix Screening – BONES AND ALL

You're invited to the advance screening of BONES AND ALL SCREENING INFO: Wednesday, November 16 7:00 PM Harkins Tempe Marketplace Claim your tickets here: BONES AND ALL is a story of first love between Maren, a young woman learning how to survive on the margins of society, and Lee, an intense and disenfranchised drifter; a [...]

By |2022-11-07T20:41:56-07:00November 7th, 2022|Arizona, Giveaways, Screenings|0 Comments

Movie Review: ‘Three Thousand Years of Longing’

Imagine, if you will and for just a moment, that you were in Turkey, set to lecture an audience, when suddenly you're accosted by a stout, ungainly creature, staring at you as if you are a key to unfolding a universe you're unaware. Beginning in this fashion is how George Miller's Three Thousand Years of [...]

By |2022-08-26T15:27:24-07:00August 26th, 2022|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Movie Review: No Time to Die

No Time to Die Roguish. Devilishly Handsome. Well-Built. Capable of handling himself. These are the marks of an actor who can step into the shoes of the world’s most famous secret agent and defend that world against nefarious villains, sipping a martini in one hand and a beautiful woman in the other. In 2005, the [...]

By |2021-10-09T23:40:24-07:00October 8th, 2021|Movie Reviews, Reviews|2 Comments