Chilean Trippyness: The Holy Mountain (1973)

Spoilers: I cannot possibly begin to describe what this movie is all about.  Essentially it is a movie about a man who looks like a primitive Jesus, who meets up with the Alchemist (played by the film’s director, writer, editor, Alejandro Jodorowsky) and somehow Jesus’ shit gets turned into Gold.  Then, each of the planets … More Chilean Trippyness: The Holy Mountain (1973)

DARKNESS!!!! The Lego Batman Movie (2017)

One of the best super hero films since The Dark Knight Rises, The Lego Batman Movie redeems Batman after the atrocious Batman v Superman.  The film follows Batman as he appeared in The Lego Movie, a dark, brooding, low-voiced super hero that does not like to play by the rules.  Voiced impecabbly by Will Arnett, Batman attempts to solve … More DARKNESS!!!! The Lego Batman Movie (2017)

Intense: Detroit (2017)

Here be spoilers: This has to be one of the hardest reviews I have ever had to write.  Seeing Detroit I knew that we were going to be witnessing an intense movie.  I had already seen Katherine Bigelow’s two other major films, The Hurt Locker, and Zero Dark Thirty (not to mention my appreciation for Point Break) so I sort of knew … More Intense: Detroit (2017)

The Hero we need: Wonder Woman (2017)

To tell the truth, I’m not that wild about superhero movies.  Don’t get me wrong, I love me some superhero movies (Batman especially), but I tend to feel overwhelmed watching all of these shared universe superhero movies.  For example, I couldn’t get behind The Avengers because it required the audience to know all of these heroes backstories, … More The Hero we need: Wonder Woman (2017)