Review: Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

THE STORY After splitting with the Joker, Harley Quinn joins superheroes Black Canary, Huntress and Renee Montoya to save a young girl from an evil crime lord. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kGM4uYZzfu0 THE GOOD Few comic book characters who were not actually created for comic books have gone to achieve the level of popularity seen by Harley Quinn. In … Continue reading Review: Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

Review: The Gentlemen

THE STORY An American expat tries to sell off his highly profitable marijuana empire in London, triggering plots, schemes, bribery and blackmail in an attempt to steal his domain out from under him. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2B0RpUGss2c THE GOOD One would think that living many years near English royalty wouldn't lead you to a career built on examining … Continue reading Review: The Gentlemen

Review: Bad Boys For Life

THE STORY Marcus and Mike have to confront new issues (career changes and midlife crises), as they join the newly created elite team AMMO of the Miami police department to take down the ruthless a vicious leader of a Miami drug cartel who is looking to kill Mike. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jKCj3XuPG8M THE GOOD Once upon a time, … Continue reading Review: Bad Boys For Life

REVIEW: Terminator: Dark Fate

https://m.media-amazon.com/images/M/MV5BNzhlYjE5MjMtZDJmYy00MGZmLTgwN2MtZGM0NTk2ZTczNmU5XkEyXkFqcGdeQXVyMTkxNjUyNQ@@._V1_SX640_CR0,0,640,999_AL_.jpg THE STORY Sarah Connor and a hybrid cyborg human must protect a young girl from a newly modified liquid Terminator from the future. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oxy8udgWRmo THE REVIEW There is no fate but what we make.Kyle Reese Like Skynet sending various Terminators through different points in time to kill John Connor, producers have tried to reignite … Continue reading REVIEW: Terminator: Dark Fate

REVIEW: Gemini Man

THE STORY An over-the-hill hitman faces off against a younger clone of himself. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6orc_lHvJKY THE REVIEW Ang Lee is a particularly interesting director. Undoubtedly talented, the auteur tends to jump between different genres with varying degrees of success, from smaller scale dramas like Brokeback Mountain, to fantastical action epics such as Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon … Continue reading REVIEW: Gemini Man

REVIEW: Rambo: Last Blood

THE STORY Rambo must confront his past and unearth his ruthless combat skills to exact revenge in a final mission. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4vWg5yJuWfs THE REVIEW Sylvester Stallone has always been an admirable artist in my eyes as he shares some of the more remarkable personality traits of his most famous roles (no, not the killing... I think) … Continue reading REVIEW: Rambo: Last Blood

REVIEW: The Standoff At Sparrow Creek

THE STORY During the course of a night a former cop-turned-militia man investigates a shooting at a police funeral which originated from one of the men that are within his militia. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cu8cfNMu99Y THE REVIEW Films set in one location always bring up an interesting prospect as filmmakers are forced to look towards other areas to … Continue reading REVIEW: The Standoff At Sparrow Creek

REVIEW: Dragged Across Concrete

THE STORY Once two overzealous cops get suspended from the force, they must delve into the criminal underworld to get their proper compensation. THE REVIEW Ten years ago, if a film about two cops forced to make a living working in the criminal underworld starring Vince Vaughn and Mel Gibson had been released, it's easy … Continue reading REVIEW: Dragged Across Concrete