July 1, 2019

Ari Aster's latest film Midsommar grabs you early in broad daylight and holds you while terror unfolds and much like the cast there is nothing you can do but ride it out...

A young couple travels to Sweden to visit their friend’s rural hometown and attend its mid-summer...

April 24, 2019

Avengers Endgame is the summation of 21 films and over 10 years of Marvel Extended Universe based movies.

March 7, 2019

Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.  It follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galacti...

February 23, 2019

When Alita awakens with no memory of who she is in a future world she does not recognize, she is taken in by Ido, a compassionate doctor who realizes that somewhere in this abandoned cyborg shell is the heart and soul of a young woman with an extraordinary past.

Alita B...

February 22, 2019

HTTYD: The Hidden World sets the bar high for CGI and delights in a new story with kids who have grown up.

What began as an unlikely friendship between an adolescent Viking and a fearsome Night Fury dragon has become an epic trilogy spanning their lives. In this next ch...

February 8, 2019

Lego 2 reunites the heroes of Bricksburg in an all new action-packed adventure to save their beloved city. It’s been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are now facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO invaders from outer space, wrecking everything fas...

January 11, 2019

Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston shine in this surprising and uplifting comedy.

A recently paroled ex-convict (Kevin Hart) who strikes up an unlikely friendship with a paralyzed billionaire (Bryan Cranston).

The tale may seem old and worn out.  A billionaire and an everyday...

January 4, 2019

An unconventional biopic of former VP Dick Cheney. Trying to capture the magic of The Big Short ,VICE falls short and feel more like an angry film from an angry man.

January 12, 2018

Discovering a story of intrigue and cover up about the war in Vietnam, the country's first woman newspaper publisher struggles with the decision to release a story that will rock the status quo of Washington DC yet jeopardize the future of her company.

From the outset t...

December 11, 2017

Many people can tell you how they fell in love the Star Wars, when they saw the first movie and what their entry point into the series was.   My story is similar to millions of others I was a young boy when I saw the first film and was present on release day for each o...

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