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 Music by John Williams 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 […]

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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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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

2018 Universal Pictures/Amblin Entertainment/The Kennedy-Marshall Company/Legendary Pictures Directed by J.A. Bayona Produced by Frank Marshall/Patrick Crowley/Belen Atienza Written by Colin Trevorrow/Derek Connolly Based on characters created by Michael Crichton While leaving the theater after watching JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM I was thinking of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” believe it or not. The similarity is […]

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