Action-Sci-Fi Masterpiece ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ May Get a Sequel After All

Tom Cruise has been known to dabble in franchise filmmaking on occasion. He continues to lead the influential Mission: Impossible franchise, with two more on the horizon. Jack Reacher became a soft franchise for a few years but took a step back with Never Go Back in 2016. Rather than rest on his laurels and wait for the … Continue reading Action-Sci-Fi Masterpiece ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ May Get a Sequel After All

REVIEW: ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ But Disney Leaned Too Hard on the Nostalgia

As the Banks children duck beneath trees, a wild and crazy ride unfolds on the roads in front of them. The sounds of ceramic cracking bounces through the theater and an evil wolf grows crazy at the mere thought of their progress. The score swells, and the animation is crisp. The insane madcap scene amps … Continue reading REVIEW: ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ But Disney Leaned Too Hard on the Nostalgia

Film Review: ‘A Quiet Place’ is Devastating in its Silence

*Spoilers included below to talk about the deeper themes of the film. It will not spoil the climax of the film, but an event that occurs about 15 minutes into the film to set up the rest of the story.  For any fan of horror films, the way in which sound is used can be … Continue reading Film Review: ‘A Quiet Place’ is Devastating in its Silence