Julian Roman

Superfly Review: Stupid, Senseless, Infuriating Garbage

Superfly Review: Stupid, Senseless, Infuriating Garbage

Superfly is a misogynistic, long-form rap music video that glorifies racial and ethnic stereotypes.

Julian Roman

Incredibles 2 Review: A Thrilling Superhero Sequel

Incredibles 2 Review: A Thrilling Superhero Sequel

Disney and Pixar do not disappoint after a fourteen year absence. Incredibles 2 is top notch family entertainment.

Julian Roman

American Animals Review: A Fascinating True Crime Story

American Animals Review: A Fascinating True Crime Story

A historic art heist gets a masterful film adaptation in American Animals.

Julian Roman

Ocean's 8 Review: A Breezy Heist Flick Loaded with Star Power

Ocean's 8 Review: A Breezy Heist Flick Loaded with Star Power

Fans of Steven Soderbergh's Ocean's trilogy will embrace the girl powered remake. It is the Mimosa of the summer box office.

Julian Roman

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Review: A Dark & Scary Sequel

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Review: A Dark & Scary Sequel

The fifth installment of the Jurassic Park series injects much needed terror into the dinosaur franchise.

Julian Roman

Adrift Review: Too Much Romance, Not Enough Survival

Adrift Review: Too Much Romance, Not Enough Survival

Shailene Woodley's sea tragedy Adrift plays out like a Nicholas Sparks young adult romance, and that's no fun.

Julian Roman

Upgrade Review: A Spectacularly Violent Micro-Budget Masterpiece

Upgrade Review: A Spectacularly Violent Micro-Budget Masterpiece

Leigh Whannell delivers his best film since Saw with the sci-fi, horror, action knockout Upgrade.

Julian Roman

Solo Review: A Fun Ride That Ultimately Feels A Little Empty

Solo Review: A Fun Ride That Ultimately Feels A Little Empty

Solo: A Star Wars Story is a summer, sci-fi popcorn flick loaded with big action, but it all feels too commercial.

Julian Roman

Deadpool 2 Review #2: Raunchy, Insanely Violent and Absolutely Ingenious

Deadpool 2 Review #2: Raunchy, Insanely Violent and Absolutely Ingenious

Everything salacious from the first Deadpool is pretty much injected with steroids in the go for broke sequel, Deadpool 2.

Julian Roman

Life of the Party Review: Melissa McCarthy Throws a Hilarious Rager

Life of the Party Review: Melissa McCarthy Throws a Hilarious Rager

Melissa McCarthy goes back to school with heart and humor in the new comedy Life of the Party, in theaters this weekend.

Julian Roman

Every Infinity War Death and Their Chances of Resurrection

Every Infinity War Death and Their Chances of Resurrection

Avengers: Infinity War managed to wipe out a number of important Marvel characters, but are any of them really gone?

Julian Roman

Batman Ninja Review: The Dark Knight Looks Great in Glorious Anime

Batman Ninja Review: The Dark Knight Looks Great in Glorious Anime

Batman Ninja is perhaps the most artistic vision of the Caped Crusader released yet, and should be sought out by fans.

Julian Roman

Avengers: Infinity War Review: Marvel Delivers the Carnage (Spoiler-Free!)

Avengers: Infinity War Review: Marvel Delivers the Carnage (Spoiler-Free!)

Infinity War hits like a machine gun with an extended clip in its unrelenting onslaught of destruction.

Julian Roman

Beirut Review: Jon Hamm Gets Gritty in High Stakes Spy Thriller

Beirut Review: Jon Hamm Gets Gritty in High Stakes Spy Thriller

Beirut is another solidly entertaining film from Tony Gilroy, acclaimed writer of the Jason Bourne films.

Julian Roman

I Feel Pretty Review: Amy Schumer's Well-Meaning Comedy Falls Flat

I Feel Pretty Review: Amy Schumer's Well-Meaning Comedy Falls Flat

I Feel Pretty has a girl power message that is easily embraced, but doesn't make that lesson entertaining for long enough.

Julian Roman

Rampage Review: The Rock Delivers a Giant Monster Carnival of Fun

Rampage Review: The Rock Delivers a Giant Monster Carnival of Fun

Midway's arcade classic Rampage gets a first rate adaptation from director Brad Peyton starring the always reliable The Rock.

Julian Roman

Truth or Dare Review: A Slow, Boring, Miserable Experience

Truth or Dare Review: A Slow, Boring, Miserable Experience

Truth or Dare is a total letdown as producer Jason Blum delivers a Friday the 13th dud.

Julian Roman

Borg Vs. McEnroe Review: Shia LaBeouf Serves an Ace

Borg Vs. McEnroe Review: Shia LaBeouf Serves an Ace

Borg vs. McEnroe perfectly captures the legendary players at the peak of their game and the epic Wimbledon showdown that followed.

Julian Roman

Blockers Review #2: Teen Sex Comedy Delivers an Enlightened Twist

Blockers Review #2: Teen Sex Comedy Delivers an Enlightened Twist

Blockers is a super funny and raunchy comedy starring Leslie Mann and John Cena that turns out to be a bit smarter in its approach than expected.

Julian Roman

5 More Actresses Who Could Replace Carrie Fisher as Leia in Star Wars 9

5 More Actresses Who Could Replace Carrie Fisher as Leia in Star Wars 9

As a petition is launched to get Meryl Streep in as Leia, we take a look at 5 other actresses who could replace Carrie Fisher in Star Wars 9.

Julian Roman