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)

1970s Buddy Movie: The Nice Guys (2016)

Written and directed by Shane Black (Lethal Weapon and Kiss, Kiss, Bang, Bang), The Nice Guys is a throwback to the type of movie where it was just two guys trying to solve a killing with some one-liners and boobs thrown in for good measure.  Set during 1977, the movie concerns ourselves with enforcer Healey (Russell Crowe), who … More 1970s Buddy Movie: The Nice Guys (2016)

Spectre (2015)

  The newest James Bond movie, “Spectre” is a somewhat disappointing outing for Bond that does not advance the series in any meaningful way.  While Daniel Craig is probably the second best James Bond behind Sean Connery, he has always followed up a good Bond movie with a mediocre one.  For example, the amazing “Casino … More Spectre (2015)