Category Archives: Movie Reviews

SNATCHED (2017) MOVIE REVIEW

SNATCHED (2017) Score: D Rating: R Length: 91 Minutes “DISAPPOINTING SNATCHED IS VULGAR, TASTELESS AND CRUDE” Starring Amy Schumer, Goldie Hawn, Kim Caramele, Raven Goodwin, Katie Dippold, Randall Park and Ike Barinholtz. With Wanda Sykes, Joan Cusak, Bashir Salahuddin and Christopher Meloni. Directed by Jonathan Levine. Screenplay by Katie Dippold. SNATCHED is both rude and […]

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A FEW SURPRISES FOR AT THE MOVIES THIS WEEK

The biggest surprise of this past week is an unexpected new wonderful small film: HOW TO BE A LATIN LOVER. Over the past week, this film pulled in an estimated $12 million in the U.S. and Canada. According to the Los Angeles Times, “such a performance is history-making for the Latino-focused film market”. The film […]

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THE CIRCLE (2017) MOVIE REVIEW

THE CIRCLE – Score C Rated PG-13 Running Time: 110 Minutes At the end of last week’s movie reviews, I indicated that some local Las Vegas film critics were frustrated that there was no press screening scheduled for THE CIRCLE. (And I should note that the press screening for GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 […]

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CALLING ALL COMIC BOOK FANS

An exclusive comic book featuring the stories that inspired the upcoming film VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS will be available for free to Las Vegas fans (and fans from all around the world) at your local comic book stores next Saturday, May 6, 2017. In anticipation of the July 21st film release […]

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THEIR FINEST MOVIE REVIEW

THEIR FINEST Score: A Rating: R Run Time: 120 minutes For anyone who loves the cinema, there is nothing quite like watching a movie about making a movie! This love story (with a comic edge) takes place in England during the difficult early years of World War II. The movie is helmed by Lone Scherfig, […]

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THE PROMISE MOVIE REVIEW

THE PROMISE Score: A Rating: PG-13 Run Time: 133 minutes “The power of an intelligent script delivers two new “A” films not to be missed!” THE PROMISE is an historical drama directed by Academy Award winning filmmaker Terry George. Mr. George was responsible for the magnificent film, HOTEL RWANDA. The screenplay was written by Mr. […]

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THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS MOVIE REVIEW

THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS Score: C Rating: PG-13 Run Time: 136 minutes The relationship between the United States and China remains both top of the mind and a paradox this past week. Films such as THE PROMISE and THEIR FINEST are stark reminders that man’s inhumanity to man remains perhaps the greatest tragedy of […]

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