(5/10) – My Rating Mother!: This is a film that starts off strong and ends on an off note. For about the first half of the film, writer and director Darren Aronofsky gives the audience interesting takes on Biblical stories, family dynamics, and fame. The horror-thriller elements are also very strong in this portion of the […]

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(7/10) – My Rating  The Greatest Showman: Contemporary pop style songs in a period musical is certainly a different choice. One that I am definitely not mad about because there are some very good songs in the film. Michael Gracey’s directorial debut tells a decent bit of P. T. Barnum’s story. Unfortunately, though the story […]

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(7.5/10) – My Rating Good Time: Directors Josh and Ben Safdie’s neon filled crime drama is certainly one that will be talked about by its fans for a long time. They portray an interesting underground world where one of the film’s central points is a Sprite bottle. To the characters the bottle is practically the […]

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(7/10) – My Rating Cars 3: After the vast difference in quality between the first two I wasn’t too sure what to expect from the third part. Luckily, the film is closer to the original than the truly disappointing “Cars 2.” Director Brian Fee’s third chapter in the franchise takes Lightning McQueen back to the the […]

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(8/10) – My Rating Darkest Hour: This was a great way to end the Dunkirk trilogy (not an actual trilogy but see “Dunkirk” and “Their Finest”). Director Joe Wright does an excellent job with telling the story of Winston Churchill. The movie follows along Churchill from the day before he is announced as Prime Minister […]

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(7.5/10) – My Rating Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle: I am honestly surprised to say that I really enjoyed this. Jake Kasdan’s sequel to “Jumanji” is certainly not as good as the original, but this different take is still entertaining. This one was far more comedic than the original, but that actually works rather well. I […]

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