Category Archives: 5 Stars

Review: Logan

Logan. Hugh Jackman has been playing the character of Wolverine for 17 years, appearing in some form in every X-Men movie ever made (sometimes a cameo or even a picture, in the case of Deadpool). This is supposedly Hugh Jackman’s … Continue reading

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Review: Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures. We’re still in the midst of Oscar season, when some major heavy-hitters go into “wide release,” meaning they’re finally available everywhere. This weekend, we got the inspirational true story Hidden Figures, but does it have what it takes to … Continue reading

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Review: A Monster Calls

A Monster Calls. I’ve been looking forward to this one for awhile and it finally hit wide-release. When you combine an emotional rollercoaster with a giant monster, it’s right up my alley. Was this movie able to capitalize on that? … Continue reading

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Review: Manchester by the Sea

Manchester by the Sea. I’m really trying to catch as many movies in this final stretch of 2016 as I can, so that when I put together my Best Of list, it’s as thorough as possible. With Manchester by the Sea … Continue reading

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Review: Sing Street

Sing Street. I missed Sing Street during its theatrical run, I don’t think it got much publicity here in the United States, but luckily it’s already made its way to Netflix here and I’ve heard it’s worth checking out. What’s … Continue reading

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Review: La La Land

La La Land. This is a type of movie that isn’t made anymore. It opens with an offramp full of cars stuck in traffic and those drivers proceed to leave their cars and engage in a huge sweeping musical number. … Continue reading

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Review: The Edge of Seventeen

The Edge of Seventeen. You can tell that movies get better as the year goes on. It begins in January and February with movies that just hope to eat the scraps of Oscar season, then slowly we get to summer … Continue reading

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