Happy Death Day 2U

2019 Blumhouse Productions/Universal Pictures Written and Directed by Christopher Landon Produced by Jason Blum Based on characters created by Scott Lobdell Cinematography by Toby Oliver Edited by Ben Baudhuin Music by Bear McCreary One thing I love about the two “Happy Death Day” movies is that they are not ashamed of or try to hide […]

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Happy Death Day

2017 Blumhouse Productions/Universal Pictures Directed by Christopher Landon Produced by Jason Blum Written by Scott Lobdell Music by Bear McCreary Cinematography by Toby Oliver Edited by Gregory Plotkin I love how HAPPY DEATH DAY is blatantly upfront with its premise. It doesn’t try to pretend it’s something groundbreaking or particularly innovative in its premise. It […]

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Boo 2! A Madea Halloween

2017 Tyler Perry Studios/Lionsgate Written and Directed by Tyler Perry Produced by Tyler Perry/Ozzie Areu/Will Areu Music by Christopher Lennertz/Philip White Cinematography by Richard Vialet Edited by Larry Sexton There’s two kinds of movie people. Them that go see Tyler Perry movies and them that don’t. If you number among that first group, stick around. Those […]

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Get Out

2017 Blumhouse Productions/QC Entertainment/Universal Pictures Directed and Written by Jordan Peele Produced by Jason Blum/Edward H. Hamm, Jr./Sean McKittrick/Jordan Peele Music by Michael Abels Cinematography by Toby Oliver Edited by Gregory Plotkin Years and years ago I was having a discussion with a Caucasian friend of mine. Over copious amounts of alcoholic beverages we discussed […]

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Boo! A Madea Halloween

2016 Tyler Perry Studios/Lionsgate Produced, Written & Directed by Tyler Perry Music by Elvin Ross Cinematography by Richard Vialet Edited by Larry Sexton There’s some words and phrases you’ll never hear me use because I believe that either they’ve been so overused that they no longer have any true meaning or I just despise what […]

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Ghostbusters II

1989 Columbia Pictures Directed and Produced by Ivan Reitman Written by Harold Ramis and Dan Aykroyd Based on characters created by Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis “On Our Own” written by L.A. Reid/Babyface/Daryl Simmons and performed by Bobby Brown Music by Randy Edelman Cinematography by Michael Chapman  Edited by Donn Cambern/Sheldon Kahn It’s five years […]

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Ghostbusters (2016)

2016 Sony Pictures/LStar Capital/Village Roadshow Pictures/The Montecito Picture Company/Columbia Pictures Directed by Paul Feig Produced by Ivan Reitman/Amy Pascal Written by Katie Dippold/Paul Feig Based on the 1984 motion picture “Ghostbusters” Directed by Ivan Reitman and Written by Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis Music by Theodore Shapiro Cinematography by Robert Yeoman  Edited by Brent White/Melissa […]

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Freddy Vs. Jason

2003 New Line Cinema/Crystal Lake Entertainment Directed by Ronny Yu Produced by Sean S. Cunningham/Robert Shaye Written by Damian Shannon/Mark Swift Based on characters created by Wes Craven & Victor Miller Music by Graeme Revell  Cinematography by Fred Murphy Edited by Mark Stevens It’s not supposed to be so much daggone fun to watch people […]

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