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)

Crawl (2019)

Crawl was released to a 88% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes. I can testify that those numbers are accurate. This intense thriller is man against beast, time against the storm, all the classic clinches that make for good stories. Kaya Scodelario carries the story from start to finish thanks to her ability to act brave … More Crawl (2019)

Stuber (2019)

Stuber wanted to modernize the cop buddy comedy by combining a blind cop, fresh out of Lasik surgery, and a desperate Uber driver. You would think there wouldn’t be any chemistry between Dave Bautista and Kumail Nanjiani, but the two kinda make it work. Bautista may always be famous for his role as Drax, which … More Stuber (2019)

Anna (2019)

At first, I thought I was going to hate the back and forth storytelling. The narrative switched from present to the past and then back to the present too many times for my liking. Everything eventually came together and I liked the way the story played out. The ending capped off an entertaining movie, which … More Anna (2019)

Midsommar (2019)

Midsommar was one of my most anticipated movies of the summer. It didn’t disappoint in any way shape or form and is not for the faint of heart. This dark drama has to be one of the best cult movies of all-time. The story doesn’t break far from the gruesome and raunchy stuff that is … More Midsommar (2019)