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Annabelle: Creation

Annabelle: Creation

In their ever-present and desperate attempt to turn everything into a cinematic universe, Warner Bros. is banking on James Wan and his creepy Conjuring films to Read More

The Emoji Movie

The Emoji Movie

Want proof that Hollywood is bereft of original ideas? Well, you could always look over the releases from the last few months and conclude that (a) Read More

Girls Trip

Girls Trip

Tyler Perry proved it. Ice Cube, Kevin Hart, and even Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson have further confirmed the fact. With its lack of diversity and desire Read More

Baby Driver

Baby Driver

Edgar Wright has always used carefully calculated technique to create a sense of effortless whimsy in his films. Whether utilizing crash zooms, persistent soundtrack cues, or Read More

The House (2017)

The House (2017)

There is probably no funnier human on the planet than Will Ferrell. When he’s on, your gut will literally bust with laughter. Even in a bad Read More

Wish Upon

Wish Upon

Wish Upon isn’t just a tired horror retread, it’s been tranquilized and sleepwalks through every lame development. None of its recycled ideas are explored in a Read More

The Little Hours

The Little Hours

The Little Hours sources a story from “The Decameron” and puts it through a Monty Python/Mel Brooks filter, using modern (and very foul) language to expose Read More

47 Meters Down

47 Meters Down

“How deep are we?!” “47 meters.” The above is an exchange from 47 Meters Down, the latest entry in the ever-expanding subgenre of sharksploitation. The film, Read More

The Big Sick

The Big Sick

The Rom Com. At one time, it was labeled the “Chick Flick,” a movie made specifically for the female demo while avoid all the problems the Read More

Certain Women

Certain Women

A train rumbles through the Montana countryside, billowing smoke and blowing its horn. Back in town, a friendly radio deejay reminds residents to make sure the Read More

Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman

If I told you that Wonder Woman was the best entry in the fledgling DC Extended Universe, you’d probably believe me. Not like that’s such a Read More

The Mummy (2017)

The Mummy (2017)

The “Dark Universe” has begun with a big dud. The Mummy, the first building block in Universal’s new cinematic world inhabited by the studio’s classic movie Read More