Movie Reviews Archive

Movie Review: ‘The Price Of Silence’

Review by David Ferguson Greetings again from the darkness. Kira is startled from slumber by a horrendous nightmare – a flashback to a years ago night when she was sexually abused. Her partner in bed knows nothing of Kira’s vision, only that she’s been ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘The Highwaymen’

Greetings again from the darkness. Setting one’s film up to be compared to a long time classic can be quite challenging for a filmmaker, but that’s precisely the situation director John Lee Hancock finds himself. Known for crowd-pleasers like THE FOUNDER, SAVING MR BANKS, ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Hotel Mumbai’

Greetings again from the darkness. A group of quiet and focused young men with backpacks arrive by boat and then split into taxis. We hear the calm voice being fed into their ear buds. The voice assures them that “God is with you” and ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘The Aftermath’

Greetings again from the darkness. It’s 1945 on the heels of the Allied forces victory in WWII. British officer Lewis Morgan is charged with overseeing the military’s role in beginning the process of returning a sense of normalcy back to Hamburg (and assisting with ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Dumbo’

Greetings again from the darkness. Generally speaking, I’m not a fan of Disney’s commitment to live action remakes of so many of their animated classics; however, I’ll readily admit that teaming the always creative Tim Burton with every child’s favorite pachyderm piqued my interest. ...Read More

Movie Short Review: ‘Sorry, Not Sorry’

Review by Lavanya This short film is a classic example of something that delivers its message accurately within an extremely short duration. We meet the actors for a very short while, yet understand their underlying motive in a perfect way. Each of the actors ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘The Mule’ Blu-ray

Greetings again from the darkness. When a film is inspired by a true story detailed in a 2014 New York Times article entitled “The Sinoloa Cartel’s 90 Year Old Drug Mule” written by Sam Dolnick, we should expect a message delivered with a certain ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Making Babies’

A perfect entertainer that only keeps getting funnier and funnier, ‘Making babies’ takes us through the journey of a young married couple – Katie and John Kelly. While trying to get pregnant for the last five years since marriage, when there is nothing but ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Slut In A Good Way’

Review by Jacquelin Hipes Teenage heartbreak — particularly that of teenage girls — provides ample fodder for melodrama. We feel things more acutely and perceive the stakes of any relationship more sharply in that transitory period between child and adult. Much of the charm ...Read More