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)”

Nomadland (2020)

Nomadland gives us an in depth look at nomadic life in the American Midwest. Francis McDormand and David Strathairn are the only actors, with real nomads making up the rest of the cast. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Nomadland… Pros: This is an amazingly real film, skirting the line somewhere between documentary andContinue reading “Nomadland (2020)”

Bad Trip (2021)

Bad Trip is a buddy comedy, following Eric Andre and Lil Rel Howery on their road trip to New York. Along with a few scripted scenes are elaborate pranks meant to catch the unsuspecting bystanders off guard. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Bad Trip… Pros: This is a unique movie that operates inContinue reading “Bad Trip (2021)”

Wonder Boys (2000)

Wonder Boys follows Grady Tripp, a professor and once accomplished author who’s going through a bit of a rough patch. During the week of WordFest, Grady’s wife leaves him and his editor, played by Robert Downey Jr. arrives to hound him over an unfinished novel. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Wonder Boys… Pros:Continue reading “Wonder Boys (2000)”

Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021)

Zack Snyder’s Justice League has finally hit our screens and the generally positive reviews are flowing in! The movie is split into 7 parts, following the formation of the Justice League and Steppenwolf’s evil plot to destroy the world. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Zack Snyder’s Justice League… Pros: Although the action reliesContinue reading “Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021)”