Movie Review: “Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul.”

Summers in Phoenix can be downright sweltering. Yet, 2022 has been unusually temperate. And on the day of the “Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul.” screening, the temperatures had climbed into the triple digits, and nerves were frayed. Did that stop us from seeking redemption upon that greatest of cinematic cathedrals? No. You might be [...]

By |2022-09-02T21:47:28-07:00September 2nd, 2022|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Movie Review: “The Rhythm Section”

With a title like "The Rhythm Section," one might expect a movie revolving around a band or orchestra.  Instead, this is an espionage revenge story, without a single musical instrument in sight.  Based on the novel of the same name, the title references a metaphor used to calm anxiety.  "Think of your heart as a [...]

By |2020-01-31T11:35:07-07:00January 31st, 2020|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Movie Review: ‘Waves’

It’s a curious thing, emotion. We mask it when we’re down, we express it when we’re up, and Trey Edward Schults taps right into it while we’re not aware of it. He got us addicted to it in “Krisha,” he scared us with “It Comes at Night” and now, in “Waves,” his third film, he [...]

By |2019-12-02T10:28:29-07:00November 27th, 2019|Movie Reviews, Reviews|1 Comment

Review: “The Predator”

Thirty-one years ago he died in the first Predator film, now Shane Black has written and directed the latest chapter in the intergalactic-sport-hunter franchise.  Although technically the sixth film in the series, "The Predator" ignores the last 3 entries, two of which were AVP titles, and is instead a direct followup 1990's "Predator 2".  Black blatantly has fun [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:02:15-07:00September 13th, 2018|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Movie Review: “Hotel Artemis”

At first glance, the trailer for "Hotel Artemis" could be mistaken for the "John Wick" spin-off series "The Continental."   Both feature a special criminals-only hotel that offers safety, medical attention, and rules to protect the patrons from each other.  But that's about where the comparisons end. "Hotel Artemis" takes place during a night one decade in [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:02:27-07:00June 8th, 2018|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Advance Screening- “This Is Us” Pilot Episode (PHX)

FREE Screening FREE Popcorn FREE Soda NBC is screening the pilot episode of the new prime time show "THIS IS US" Thursday, Sept 15 Harkins Tempe Marketplace 7:30pm claim your tickets here Starring Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris Sullivan, Ron Cephas Jones Sometimes life will [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:06:54-07:00September 8th, 2016|Arizona, Screenings|0 Comments