Rogue One has done the seemingly impossible and made itself into the new Empire for the Star Wars franchise.
It may not be formally daring or visually experimental, but it proves that sometimes a great movie can be simple, that sometimes all it takes is a complex story, well told.
Jason Bateman is one of America’s most underrated and consistent comedic straight-men, an actor whose sly, mocking tone and facial expressions are almost always employed to reflect off of his co-stars’ insanity.
I initially had no plans to see Ant-Man this weekend. Marvel’s conclusion to it’s massive Phase 2 project was definitely on my list of things to see, but I planned on waiting for a while.
Mad Max: Fury Road is some kind of movie magic trick.
A lot of great action films were released in 2014, but Snowpiercer was by far the most original action film delivering a great story on top of very well-thought-out action sequences.
At some point early on in Mockingjay: Part 1, however, I stopped thinking about the obvious cash grab to which this installment amounts and started becoming genuinely enveloped in its downbeat, affecting narrative.
Overall, growing up is a tough thing to do. There may not be a better artistic interpretation of that than Linklater’s “Boyhood.”
By Dane Laborn X-Men: Days Of Future Past (DoFP), the seventh film in the franchise, strives to do what comic book movies rarely try anymore: to be fun. Out of the gate, DoFP hits us with a fantastic and jarring fight sequence, tearing away our expectations of what we came to see, and laying it…
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