Going even further back from the Original Star Wars Trilogy, I take a look at what went wrong in the Prequel Trilogy, and see how things can be improved going forward.
Category: Movie Review
A retrospective look into the original Star Wars Trilogy, prior to the release of the new ‘The Force Awakens film, and dissecting how it holds up today, while looking at what has made the films so appealing over the years.
‘Goosebumps’ is a fun and entertaining movie based on popular book series which introduces the (slightly) horror genre to pre-teens & older.
Touted as an origin story to the most famous fictional character ever, ‘Dracula Untold’ meets expectations, while setting up a franchise. Read on for my (mostly) Spoiler-free Review.
While Ridley Scott’s ‘Exodus: Gods And Kings’ strays from the source material, it’s still a somewhat enjoyable film, at best. Read on to see where they went wrong.
‘The Judge’ sees a Robert Downey Jr. who gives a stellar performance, and reminds us of his earlier works. Read on and let me know your favourite RDJ performance.
‘The Equalizer’ marks Denzel Washington’s first attempt at a successful franchise, while providing little insight into the hero’s origins; which actually works in the movie’s favour. Check out my Spoiler-free Review and share your comments on the new trend.
A retrospective into ‘The Terminator’ franchise on the eve of the release of the latest instalment, to determine if the entire series holds up more than 30 years after the release of the original.
‘Pitch Perfect’ is the perfect evolution of the typical high school cheerleader movie, but that may not necessarily be a bad thing.
A retrospective look into the amazing movies of ‘Jurassic Park’ that left us in awe of special effects used to bring dinosaurs to life.
‘Steve Jobs: One Last Thing’ is a borderline pedestrian documentary about the former Apple CEO that feels more like gossip about him.
A restropective into the entire ‘Mad Max’ Trilogy in preparation of the new ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ releasing in June 2015.
Done The Impossible is a documentary that shows how a short-lived TV Series spawned a cult following that rivals other classic franchises.
‘Avengers: Age Of Ultron’ provides an entertaining & enjoyable film, that doesn’t however, do justice to the Cinematic Universe its set in.
‘The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty’ is a breathtaking journey and visually stunning movie.
‘Gone Girl’ elevates the concept of a dramatic thriller, while grounding the plot in real world concepts of marriage and love.
‘Edge Of Tomorrow’ a fun Sci-Fi movie with a familiar premise, but packaged in a new and exciting manner.
Despite being a remake, ‘RoboCop’ offers a fresh take with a deeper look at the characters and their motivations.
Hercules is an enjoyable action entertainer that provides a different look to an infamous character, the subject of many films to date.
Despite its horrendous flaws, TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES is still a fun filled movie with the best live action Turtles yet!