Skyscraper

2018 Legendary Pictures/Flynn Picture Company/Seven Bucks Productions/Universal Pictures Written and Directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber Produced by Beau Flynn/Dwayne Johnson/Hiram Garcia/Mary Parent See, I’m about to waste your time taking 500 or so words to tell you about this movie when it can be summed up in the nine-word review Patricia gave me when the […]

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Gone Too Far!

  2013 Poisson Rouge Pictures/FilmOne Distribution Directed by Destiny Ekarahga Produced by Christopher Granier-Deferre Written by Bola Agbaje based on her play “Gone Too Far!” There’s a scene in GONE TOO FAR! where three black London youths (well one of them actually looks white but as he forlornly admits; “Even my mother calls me black […]

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“…and justice for all.”

  1979 Columbia Pictures Directed by Norman Jewison Produced by Noman Jewison/Patrick Palmer Written by Valarie Curtin/Barry Levinson It’s easy to forget how great Al Pacino is or take his acting talent for granted because he’s been around for so long. That’s why I love the movies so much because when we start to forget […]

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Ant-Man and The Wasp

2018 Marvel Studios/Walt Disney Studios Directed by Peyton Reed Produced by Kevin Feige/Stephen Broussard Written by Chris McKenna/Erik Sommers/Paul Rudd/Andrew Barrer/Gabriel Ferrari “Ant-Man” created by Stan Lee/Jack Kirby/Larry Lieber “The Wasp” created by Stan Lee/Jack Kirby/Ernie Hart I don’t know about you but after the downright horrifying conclusion of “Avengers: Infinity War” I could use […]

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The Phantom Menace

1999 Lucasfilm, Ltd./20the Century Fox Written and Directed by George Lucas Produced by Rick McCallum Like most other STAR WARS fans I resigned myself to never seeing another STAR WARS movie. Despite George Lucas constantly affirming he had nine full screenplays ready to go and the STAR WARS movie were at that time the most […]

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Uncle Drew

2018 Summit Entertainment/Temple Hill Entertainment/Pepsi Productions Directed by Charles Stone III Produced by Marty Bowen/Wyck Godfrey Written by Jay Longino There’s a part in UNCLE DREW where Shaquille O’Neal looks directly into the camera and says with a straight face; “I’ve come a long way since “Kazaam.’” I could have taken that statement more seriously […]

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This Is Martin Bonner

2013 Monteray Media Written and Directed by Chad Hartigan Produced by Cherie Saulter You’ve probably been reading my reviews for a while. At least I hope you have so you’re aware that my taste in movies tend to run toward action/adventure, science fiction, crime…mostly movies with a lotta running around, yelling, fighting, stuff blowing and […]

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