Movie Reviews Archive

Movie Review: ‘Escape Room’ DVD

Review by Monique Thompson Six adventurous strangers travel to a mysterious building to experience the escape room — a game where players compete to solve a series of puzzles to win $1 million. What starts out as seemingly innocent fun soon turns into a ...Read More

Watch Trailer For ‘Doubting Thomas’

STARRING: Will McFadden, Sarah Butler (“Luke 11:17”), Melora Walters (Boogie Nights), Jamie Hector (“Bosch”), James Morrison (“24”), Zach Cregger (“Wrecked”) WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY: Will McFadden STORY BY: Joseph Campbell PRODUCERS: Casey Morris, Laura Jane Salvato, Mark Sayre When a black baby is born ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Breakthrough’

Review by Monique Thompson BREAKTHROUGH is based on the inspirational true story of one mother’s unfaltering love in the face of impossible odds. When Joyce Smith’s adopted son John falls through an icy Missouri lake, all hope seems lost. But as John lies lifeless, ...Read More

DIFF Movie Review: ‘Freaks’

Review by Jacquelin Hipes Chloe (Lexy Kolker) spends every day reciting her new identity back to her father (Emile Hirsch). Beneath the names and dates and details, one fact remains paramount: Chloe is Normal. They both say the word with such gravity, such reverence, ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Red Joan’

Greetings again from the darkness. Sir Trevor Nunn is a Tony Award winner best known for his stage productions, and for being director of the Royal Shakespeare Company from 1968 through 1986. The film is “inspired by a true story”, and Lindsay Shapero has ...Read More