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)”

3:10 to Yuma (2007)

3:10 to Yuma is a western about a downtrodden rancher who seizes his opportunity to turn in a notoriously dangerous bandit and save his family’s livelihood. It’s a remake of the 1978 film of the same name, making it the second adaptation of Elmore Leonard’s 1953 short story. Let’s consider the pros and cons ofContinue reading “3:10 to Yuma (2007)”

The Suicide Squad (2021)

The Suicide Squad is a comic book movie about a ragtag group of convicts, who are enlisted to cover up a monster of a conspiracy! James Gunn writes and directs this off the wall reboot in what can best be described as a bloody good time! Let’s consider the pros and cons of The SuicideContinue reading “The Suicide Squad (2021)”

Gunpowder Milkshake (2021)

Gunpower Milkshake is a Netflix Original and, as it’s name suggests, an unapologetically offbeat action flick. Karen Gillan stars as Sam, a skilled assassin, forced to go rogue after multiple hitjobs go awry. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Gunpowder Milkshake… Pros: Firstly, this movie has a vibrant and stylish aesthetic that pops offContinue reading “Gunpowder Milkshake (2021)”

Army of the Dead (2021)

Army of the Dead is a Netflix Original written and directed by the one and only Zack Snyder. The story follows a group of mercenaries who are induced into a comically dangerous heist, after a sudden zombie outbreak. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Army of the Dead.. Pros: Firstly, the cinematography in thisContinue reading “Army of the Dead (2021)”

Willy’s Wonderland (2021)

Willy’s Wonderland is a horror comedy that takes place in what can best be described as a Chuck E. Cheese from hell. Where a deranged staff of psychopaths sacrificed themselves, only to transfer their essence into the animatronic mascots of the establishment. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Willy’s Wonderland… Pros: Firstly, there’s somethingContinue reading “Willy’s Wonderland (2021)”

Your Highness (2011)

Your Highness is a stoner comedy with a fun cast and good intentions, but overall it’s quite ridiculous. Set in a medieval kingdom, a bride-to-be is kidnapped by an evil wizard and must be brought to justice! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Your Highness… Pros: Firstly, the chemistry between Franco and McBride isContinue reading “Your Highness (2011)”

The French Connection (1971)

The French Connection is a gritty crime drama following two cops and the drug bust of a lifetime. The film won five Academy Awards, including best picture, actor and director! Let’s consider the pros and cons of The French Connection… Pros: Firstly, William Friedkin’s direction is nothing short of amazing! The footage is raw andContinue reading “The French Connection (1971)”

Mank (2020)

Mank follows critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz, as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane. With extraordinary talent both on screen and behind the camera, it’s no wonder this movie racked up an impressive ten Oscar nominations, winning in two categories! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Mank… Pros: Firstly,Continue reading “Mank (2020)”

Mortal Kombat (2021)

Mortal Kombat has been adapted into yet another movie, centering around the high stakes tournament for the universe! The main players are back and brutal as ever! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Mortal Kombat… Pros: Firstly, the direction from Simon McQuoid is extremely impressive for his first feature film. Everything from the costumeContinue reading “Mortal Kombat (2021)”