Second Act (2018)

I teased from the moment the trailer for Second Act came out that this was really just Maid in Manhattan 2. I don’t even mean to knock Jennifer Lopez or even Vanessa Hudgens, just we’ve seen this movie a half-dozen times. What springs to mind is two movies, one is Secret of my Success and … More Second Act (2018)

Juliet, Naked (2018)

Juliet, Naked was one of the most grounded romantic comedies we’ve seen a long time. Ethan Hawke, Rose Byrne, and Chris O’Dawd give us solid performances as broken souls who find themselves in a love triangle that makes no sense at all. Sometimes people find something to love and sometimes become so obsessed with that … More Juliet, Naked (2018)

VICE (2018)

If you were old enough to remember the Presidency of George W. Bush, from 2001-2008, it was quite the time to be alive. There’s many things to reminisce about, some good, some bad, and some out right unforgettable. Conspiracy theories aside, many people believed Bush was the puppet and Dick Cheney was the mastermind pulling … More VICE (2018)

Creed II (2018)

There will be no spoilers here, but when you go into Creed II don’t be upset with the predictable story and ending. You already know what is going to happen before you buy your ticket, so enjoy the gut-wrenching performance from Michael B. Jordan and bask in Sylvester Stallone playing the iconic Rocky Balboa one … More Creed II (2018)

The Express (2008)

Finally a sports movie about racism that wasn’t all about racism. The Express is the story of Ernie Davis, the first black guy to ever win the Heisman Trophy for being the best player in college football. Davis was a superstar and a legend whose live ended all too soon. Facing challenges on the field … More The Express (2008)

Little Italy (2018)

It can be debated that the romantic comedy is dead. Long gone are the stories like Pretty Woman, When Harry Met Sally, and Sleepless in Seattle. With the exception of The Big Sick, there hasn’t been a movie that really goes back to the roots of makes make these particular stories so great. Little Italy … More Little Italy (2018)