Movie Reviews Archive

Movie Review: ‘Ma’ Blu-ray

Review by Monique Thompson STARRING: Octavia Spencer, Corey Fogelmanis, Diana Silvers, Luke Evans, Juliette Lewis, McKaley Miller RATED: R EXPERIENCE OCTAVIA SPENCER LIKE NEVER BEFORE! A lonely middle-aged woman befriends some teenagers and decides to let them party in the basement of her home. ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Jacob’s Ladder’

Review by James Lindorf 2019 has been a busy year for screenwriter Jeff Buhler. Jacob’s Ladder is the third film of his to be released this year coming on the tails of Pet Semetery and The Prodigy. This time he partnered with newcomer Sarah ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Vita And Virginia’

Greetings again from the darkness. The historical landscape of relationships is littered with the remains of artist couples who began with a cosmic connection and ended with a sonic boom. Add in the socially toxic matter of same-sex attraction from a century ago, and ...Read More

Documentary Review: ‘American Factory’

Greetings again from the darkness. In December 2008, General Motors shut down their truck plant in Dayton, Ohio, putting approximately 2000 employees out of work. Six years later, Chairman Cao Dewang, the founder of Fuyao Glass, invested millions to turn the shell of the ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Rocketman’ Blu-ray

Greetings again from the darkness. It’s billed as a musical fantasy. If you are familiar with Elton John’s discography and history, you’ll want to keep that in mind as the film unfolds. The reward is a colorful spectacle worthy of one of pop music’s ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Ready Or Not’

Greetings again from the darkness. Rich people aren’t like you and me (unless you happen to be rich, in which case you fall into the first category). Their houses are different. Their vacations are different. Their family traditions are different. And that’s where this ...Read More