Movie Reviews

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

I Feel Pretty Review #2: An Okay Comedy with An Inspiring Message

I Feel Pretty Review #2: An Okay Comedy with An Inspiring Message

Amy Schumer manages to deliver a fun message to anyone with low self-esteem, but it could be funnier.

Trevor Norkey

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

Truth or Dare Review #2: A Rare Blumhouse Blunder That Fails to Scare

Truth or Dare Review #2: A Rare Blumhouse Blunder That Fails to Scare

A group of friends get in way over their head while playing a game of Truth or Dare?, but it's nothing to be afraid of.

Derek Vigeant

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

Lowlife Review: Welcome to a Special Kind of Crazy

Lowlife Review: Welcome to a Special Kind of Crazy

Director Ryan Prows feature debut Lowlife is a blood-soaked, totally crazy, unique movie reminiscent of early Quentin Tarantino.

Ryan Scott

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

Ready Player One Review #3: As Inspiring As It Is Fun

Ready Player One Review #3: As Inspiring As It Is Fun

Legendary Director Steven Spielberg's latest film Ready Player One promises fans a plethora of 80s nostalgia and it delivers.

Trevor Norkey

Ready Player One Review #2: Spielberg Glides in Giddy Pop Joyride

Ready Player One Review #2: Spielberg Glides in Giddy Pop Joyride

Ready Player One is an Easter egg extravaganza that comes on like a two hour serving of Frosted Flakes with every toy in the box.

Julian Roman

A Quiet Place Review #2: The Best Horror Movie Since Get Out

A Quiet Place Review #2: The Best Horror Movie Since Get Out

A Quiet Place takes its high concept and runs with it to absolute glory to become the first true sleeper blockbuster of the year.

Julian Roman

Pacific Rim Uprising Review: An Unrelenting Blast of Monstrous Fun

Pacific Rim Uprising Review: An Unrelenting Blast of Monstrous Fun

Pacific Rim Uprising proves to be a lot more fun than the original with Star Wars legend John Boyega in the lead.

Julian Roman

Unsane Review: Claire Foy Shines in Soderbergh's Murky iPhone Thriller

Unsane Review: Claire Foy Shines in Soderbergh's Murky iPhone Thriller

Steven Soderbergh's B-movie horror thriller Unsane is a murky exercise in guerrilla filmmaking.

Julian Roman

Hearts Beat Loud Review: The Feel Good Movie We Need Right Now

Hearts Beat Loud Review: The Feel Good Movie We Need Right Now

Nick Offerman delivers a terrific performance in Hearts Beat Loud, which could be the feel-good movie of the year.

Ryan Scott

Tomb Raider Review: Alicia Vikander Is So Good in Such A Bad Movie

Tomb Raider Review: Alicia Vikander Is So Good in Such A Bad Movie

Alicia Vikander reboots the Tomb Raider franchise with realism, but Lara Croft needs a better movie.

Julian Roman

Most Likely to Murder Review: Mystery Saves Mundane Comedy

Most Likely to Murder Review: Mystery Saves Mundane Comedy

Adam Pally and Rachel Bloom star in Most Likely to Murder, which is a more comedy than horror, but still kinda works.

Ryan Scott

Isle of Dogs Review: An Edgy, Luminous Joy to Behold

Isle of Dogs Review: An Edgy, Luminous Joy to Behold

Wes Anderson's Isle of Dogs is a stop-motion animated movie that dazzles with creativity, and could become a certified classic in the genre.

Julian Roman

The Director and the Jedi Review: A Must-See for Star Wars Fans

The Director and the Jedi Review: A Must-See for Star Wars Fans

The Director and the Jedi provides an intimate look at Rian Johnson's process and journey of bringing Star Wars: The Last Jedi to life.

Ryan Scott

Ready Player One Review: Spielberg's Latest Is an Absolute Blast

Ready Player One Review: Spielberg's Latest Is an Absolute Blast

Steven Spielberg delightfully returns to blockbuster filmmaking with Ready Player One.

Ryan Scott

Unfriended: Dark Web Review: Brutal, Inventive, But Not Very Scary

Unfriended: Dark Web Review: Brutal, Inventive, But Not Very Scary

Blumhouse's Unfriended: Dark Web gets points for originality and sheer brutality, but doesn't totally get there as a horror sequel.

Ryan Scott

Blockers Review: The First Great Comedy of 2018

Blockers Review: The First Great Comedy of 2018

Director Kay Cannon delivers a hilarious and refreshing directorial debut with Blockers, starring John Cena and Leslie Mann.

Ryan Scott

Galveston Review: A Thrilling Powerhouse That Leaves Its Mark

Galveston Review: A Thrilling Powerhouse That Leaves Its Mark

Ben Foster and Elle Fanning give powerhouse performances that drive the thrilling drama in Galveston.

Ryan Scott

A Quiet Place Review: The Year's First Truly Scary Crowd-Pleaser

A Quiet Place Review: The Year's First Truly Scary Crowd-Pleaser

John Krasinski directs A Quiet Place as a genuinely terrifying and very satisfying, unique moviegoing experience.

Ryan Scott

Gringo Review: Charlize Theron Gets Nasty in This Fun Romp

Gringo Review: Charlize Theron Gets Nasty in This Fun Romp

A scattershot narrative is saved by the hilarious supporting cast in the action comedy Gringo, in theaters this weekend.

Julian Roman

A Wrinkle in Time Review: Disney's Latest Is a Colossal Disappointment

A Wrinkle in Time Review: Disney's Latest Is a Colossal Disappointment

Ava DuVernay's A Wrinkle in Time proves to be a sappy melodrama that is utterly devoid of any mystery or wonder.

Julian Roman

Death Wish Remake Review: Bruce Willis Serves Cold, Bloody Leftovers

Death Wish Remake Review: Bruce Willis Serves Cold, Bloody Leftovers

Eli Roth and Bruce Willis get very violent with their Death Wish remake, but fail to elevate the material or take it anyplace new.

Julian Roman

Annihilation Review: A Truly Strange and Eerie Sci-Fi Odyssey

Annihilation Review: A Truly Strange and Eerie Sci-Fi Odyssey

Annihilation is a slow crawl creep show with jolts good enough to send your popcorn airborne.

Julian Roman

Game Night Review: A Tricky, Twisted Comedy Thriller That Wins

Game Night Review: A Tricky, Twisted Comedy Thriller That Wins

Come for the comedy but stay for the surprising thrills in the intense and hilarious Game Night starring Jason Bateman and Rachel McAdams.

Brian Gallagher

Red Sparrow Review: A Violent, Sexually Charged Spy Thriller

Red Sparrow Review: A Violent, Sexually Charged Spy Thriller

Red Sparrow earns its R-rating. It is easily the most graphic, sexually charged film we've seen from Jennifer Lawrence.

Julian Roman

15:17 to Paris Review: Eastwood's Real-Life Hero Tale Falls Short

15:17 to Paris Review: Eastwood's Real-Life Hero Tale Falls Short

15:17 to Paris is a film about heroism played by the actual heroes, but director Clint Eastwood's retelling of their story falls woefully flat.

Julian Roman

Black Panther Review: A Marvel Masterpiece That Transcends the Genre

Black Panther Review: A Marvel Masterpiece That Transcends the Genre

Ryan Coogler's Black Panther surpasses every expectation to become the first Marvel movie to transcend the comic genre.

Julian Roman

Peter Rabbit Review: A Delightfully Dark and Funny Bunny Tale

Peter Rabbit Review: A Delightfully Dark and Funny Bunny Tale

Beatrix Potter's classic children book Peter Rabbit is adapted with big laughs and a modern edge.

Julian Roman

Netflix's When We First Met Trailer Goes Time Traveling with Adam DeVine

Netflix's When We First Met Trailer Goes Time Traveling with Adam DeVine

Adam DeVine stars as a young man who repeatedly travels back in time to try and win over the girl of his dreams in Netflix's When We First Met

Brian Gallagher

Batman: Gotham by Gaslight Review: A Bloody Steampunk Romp

Batman: Gotham by Gaslight Review: A Bloody Steampunk Romp

The Dark Knight versus Jack the Ripper in Gotham by Gaslight, the latest DC animated movie delivers R-rated steampunk thrills.

Julian Roman

Mom and Dad Review: A Hammer to the Face That Never Stops Swinging

Mom and Dad Review: A Hammer to the Face That Never Stops Swinging

Nicolas Cage really outdoes himself in the wickedly enjoyable trash masterpiece Mom and Dad.

B. Alan Orange

Den of Thieves Review: Gerard Butler Goes Full on Nicolas Cage

Den of Thieves Review: Gerard Butler Goes Full on Nicolas Cage

Gerard Butler headlines the sometimes ridiculous but surprisingly effective heist movie Den of Thieves, which is no classic but provides some fun.

Ryan Scott

Death Cure Review: The Maze Runner Finale We Needed

Death Cure Review: The Maze Runner Finale We Needed

Dylan O'Brien leads a thundering conclusion to The Maze Runner trilogy with the action packed Death Cure.

Julian Roman

The Commuter Review: Liam Neeson Gets Taken on a Crazy Train Ride

The Commuter Review: Liam Neeson Gets Taken on a Crazy Train Ride

Director Jaume Collet-Serra and Liam Neeson team up for a fourth and very fun time in the action/thriller The Commuter.

Ryan Scott