The French Dispatch (2021)

The French Dispatch is a quirky anthology following several indulgent writers operating out of an American newspaper outpost in France. Wes Anderson writes and directs this delectable tribute to journalism! Let’s consider the pros and cons of The French Dispatch… Pros: Firstly, this may be the most Wes Anderson film ever made! From the theContinue reading “The French Dispatch (2021)”

The Last Duel (2021)

The Last Duel is based on the chilling true story of Knight Jean de Carrouges, who challenges squire Jacques Le Gris to a duel over the assault of his wife, Lady Marguerite. Ridley Scott adapted the screenplay from Eric Jager’s novel of the same name. Let’s consider the pros and cons of The Last Duel…Continue reading “The Last Duel (2021)”

Army of Thieves (2021)

Army of Thieves is a prequel to Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead, focusing on the German safecracker Ludwig Dieter. Matthias Schweighöfer not only reprises his role as Dieter, but also takes a seat in the director’s chair! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Army of Thieves… Pros: Firstly, I think it’s a smartContinue reading “Army of Thieves (2021)”

King Richard (2021)

King Richard is about Venus and Serena Williams’ upbringing and the impact their father had on the trajectory of their careers. It’s an inspirational true story, and an important one at that! Let’s consider the pros and cons of King Richard… Pros: Firstly, Will Smith is outstanding in the titular role! The way he bringsContinue reading “King Richard (2021)”

Red Notice (2021)

Red Notice is a Netflix Original fueled by action, star power, and daddy issues! In an unlikely team up, the world’s most infamous art thief and an investigator must work together to restore Cleopatra’s rare set of golden eggs! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Red Notice… Pros: Firstly, the star power in thisContinue reading “Red Notice (2021)”

Ghostbusters: Afterlife (2021)

Ghostbusters: Afterlife is the continuation of the original two movies, completely disregarding the 2016 reboot from Paul Feig. 30 years after the attack on New York, descendants of a Ghostbuster must fill their grandfather’s shoes, and prevent a ghostly takeover! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Ghostbusters: Afterlife… Pros: Firstly, this movie is directedContinue reading “Ghostbusters: Afterlife (2021)”

Jumanji (1995)

Jumanji is a classic 90’s movie based on the 1981 fantasy children’s picture book of the same name. The story follows a magical and exceptionally dangerous board game that wreaks havoc on all those who play! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Jumanji… Pros: Firstly, the premise of this movie allows for a lotContinue reading “Jumanji (1995)”

Dune (2021)

Dune is a sci-fi epic, following House Atreides after the Padishah Emperor demands they take control of the dangerous spice planet, Arrakis. Duke Atreides accepts the Emperor’s call, but suspects the order is given with sinister intentions. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Dune… Pros: Although the CGI and set pieces steal the movieContinue reading “Dune (2021)”

The Guilty (2021)

The Guilty is an English-language remake of the 2018 Danish film by the same name, directed by Antoine Fuqua. Jake Gyllenhaal stars as Joe Baylor, a demoted officer on dispatch duty who receives a disturbing emergency call from a kidnapped woman. Let’s consider the pros and cons of The Guilty… Pros: Firstly, Jake Gyllenhaal canContinue reading “The Guilty (2021)”

Free Guy (2021)

Free Guy is about a non-player character (NPC) that becomes self aware and starts playing in the brutal open world game he belongs to! Videogames and movies aren’t always the best combination, but you might be surprised! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Free Guy… Pros: Firstly, Ryan Reynolds remains as both a confidentContinue reading “Free Guy (2021)”