Jojo Rabbit (2019)

We had skipped JoJo Rabbit during its initial run through the independent theatres. Once it started to get nominated for major awards, I had to wonder what the fuss was all about. The greatest thing about this movie was Sam Rockwell. We need to get that man into more roles just like this one. He … More Jojo Rabbit (2019)

Knives Out (2019)

Knives Out won a few points from me based on originality. It has become increasingly hard to entertain and keep moviegoers engaged in 2019. Where Knives Out succeeded is the depth of the mystery. It was smart, it was unique, it made no sense, and it was entirely over the top. What got people excited … More Knives Out (2019)

The Lion King (2019)

If I had to sum the live-action release of The Lion King, I would just say “meh.” If it weren’t for the exceptional and breathtaking cinematography, this movie would have bombed. The Lion King is one the crown jewels of Disney animation, and unfortunately, Jon Favreau did nothing to separate his film from that one. … More The Lion King (2019)

Yesterday (2019)

5/10 Movies based on musicians and their music has been a new norm. There have been so many better movies than Yesterday, but the story does introduce a new generation to the importance of The Beatles (in case they didn’t know). I’ve never been a huge fan of their music, I also don’t like Ed … More Yesterday (2019)