Movie Reviews Archive

Movie Review: ‘Where Is Kyra’

Review by Jacquelin Hipes Kyra (Michelle Pfeiffer) has moved back in with her elderly mother (Suzanne Shepherd) to help as a live-in caretaker. Her altruism is somewhat offset by her circumstances: divorced and unable to find work since downsizing eliminated her job two years ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Lowlife’

Review by James Lindorf A Luchador full of rage and a massive inferiority complex, an ex-con with an unfortunate tattoo, and a woman in search of a kidney to save her husband collide in this over the top nonlinear adrenaline rush. The three storylines ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Final Portrait’

Greetings again from the darkness. Geoffrey Rush is such a uniquely talented performer that I wouldn’t hesitate to walk into any of his projects with little hint as to the subject matter. He is simply that good at what he does. Here he plays ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Blockers’

Greetings again from the darkness. Teen sex comedies exploring new boundaries are a Hollywood tradition. ANIMAL HOUSE (1978), PORKY’S (1981), AMERICAN PIE (1999), and SUPERBAD (2007) all pushed the limits of decency for their era, and provided varying levels of laughter while doing so. ...Read More