Lightning Review: The Mummy (2017)

Lightning Review: The Mummy (2017)

Nick Morrison (Tom Cruise) and his friend Chris Vail (Jake Johnson) accidentally uncover the tomb of Ahmanet (Sofia Boutella), an ancient Egyptian princess who had been buried for fear of her supernatural powers. When Ahmanet’s powers begin to return, Nick is chosen to finish the ritual Ahmanet started before she was entombed and he is thrust into an unknown world of monsters and dark creatures. Continue reading

Wonder Woman Review

Wonder Woman Review

Princess Diana (Gal Gadot) and the Amazons live in isolation from the rest of the world on the island of Themyscira, preparing for the return of Ares, the god of war. When Steve Trevor (Chris Pine), an American pilot and spy, crashes onto the island and tells of a “war to end all wars” in the outside world, Diana, convinced Ares is behind the conflict, leaves her home with Trevor to stop Ares and end the war Continue reading

Lightning Review: Baywatch

Lightning Review: Baywatch

Synopsis Mitch Buchannon (Dwayne Johnson) and his team of lifeguards protect the beaches of Emerald Bay, Florida. When drugs start appearing on his beach, Buchannon and his team, including new recruit and former Olympic swimmer Matt Brody (Zac Efron), work to expose the criminal behind the drugs, Victoria Leeds (Priyanka Chopra). Review I don’t know … Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 5/29/17

Wish Upon trailer #3, Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer #3, Spider-Man: Homecoming international trailer #3, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets trailer #3, Wonder, Despicable Me 3 trailer #3, Wind River, The Hitman’s Bodyguard, Logan Lucky Continue reading

Alien: Covenant Review

Alien: Covenant Review

The Covenant is on its way to the remote planet of Origae-6 to start a new human colony. Along the way, the ship is hit by a neutrino burst from a nearby star, forcing the crew to wake up early from stasis to make repairs. After repairs are made, the crew receives a distress signal from a nearby planet and travel to the planet’s surface in search of the signal’s origins. Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 5/22/17

47 Meters Down trailer #2, War for the Planet of the Apes trailer #3, Good Time, The Emoji Movie, The Emoji Movie international trailer, Battle of the Sexes, Transformers: The Last Knight international trailer, The Mummy trailer #3, The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature trailer #2, The House red band trailer, The Glass Castle Continue reading

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Review

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Review

After a botched job, Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) and the rest of the Guardians are being chased by the Sovereign. They are found by a man named Ego (Kurt Russell), who claims to be Peter’s long-lost father. They go to Ego’s planet to search for the truth behind Peter’s mysterious heritage. Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 5/8/17

Once Upon a Time in Venice, The Big Sick, Churchill, The Dark Tower, The Dark Tower international trailer, Everything Everything, Dunkirk trailer #2, 2:22, The Hunter’s Prayer, Rough Night red band trailer #2, Absolutely Anything, Wonder Woman trailer #3 Continue reading

Here’s Jack Blogathon 2017: A Few Good Men

Here’s Jack Blogathon 2017: A Few Good Men

Navy defense attorney Daniel Kaffee (Tom Cruise), along with JoAnne Galloway (Demi Moore) and Sam Weinberg (Kevin Pollack), are assigned to prove that Harold Dawson (Wolfgang Bodison) and Louden Downey (James Marshall), two marines accused of murder, are innocent and were merely acting under orders. Continue reading

Movie Confessions Blogathon

Movie Confessions Blogathon

Originally posted on Often Off Topic:
Two weeks ago I asked all you lovely bloggers to send me your movie related confessions. You delivered, big time, and boy oh boy did you shock me along the way! Let’s get straight to it, shall we? Firstly, there’s a heck of a lot of ‘must see’ movies…

Lightning Review: Ghost in the Shell (2017)

Lightning Review: Ghost in the Shell (2017)

Major (Scarlett Johansson) is the first of her kind: A perfect human / machine hybrid. However, she has no recollection of her past before becoming the weapon she is today. When she confronts a mysterious terrorist known as Kuze (Michael Carmen Pitt), she soon begins looking for answers about the truth of who she really is. Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 4/17/17

Thor: Ragnarok teaser trailer, Baby Driver international trailer #2, Atomic Blonde, Atomic Blonde international trailer, Detroit, Transformers: The Last Knight trailer #3, The Hitman’s Bodyguard red band teaser trailer, The Bad Batch, Star Wars: Episode VIII: The Last Jedi teaser trailer Continue reading

Your Name Review

Your Name Review

Synopsis Taki (Ryûnosuke Kamiki (voice)) and Mitsuha (Mone Kamishiraishi (voice)) find themselves mysteriously switching bodies at random. Eventually, they create a system to communicate with each other and be a part of each other’s lives. When they go in search of each other, they discover that they are separated by more than distance. Review I … Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 4/3/17

Snatched trailer #3, Paris Can Wait, A Ghost Story, Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer #2, Ferdinand, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets teaser trailer #2, Berlin Syndrome, It teaser trailer, The Book of Henry, War for the Planet of the Apes, Unforgettable trailer #2, King Arthur: Legend of the Sword trailer #2, Annabelle: Creation, The Mummy trailer #2 Continue reading

Movie Quote of the Week – 3/31/17

Movie Quote of the Week – 3/31/17

Answer to MWL 3/29/17: Sebastian (Samuel E. Wright) – The Little Mermaid Thanks for everyone’s submission and one ticket to Sebastian’s concert to the following people for answering correctly Tom (Plain, Simple Tom Reviews) Kira (Film and TV 101) Jackie For those of you who now have the song stuck in your head… And finally, … Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 3/27/17

The Boss Baby trailer #2, The Last Face, Black Butterfly, My Cousin Rachel, Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie, Baywatch, Wish Upon trailer #2, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri red band trailer, Queen of the Desert, Justice League Continue reading

Toronto ComiCon 2017 Loot

Toronto ComiCon 2017 Loot

Hey, friends! As you may have heard, I went to Toronto this weekend for the aptly named Toronto ComiCon.  Kim gave a full run-down of our adventure at the convention in a post yesterday, that you can read all about here. As with any convention, there was a large area filled with vendors, called Artist … Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 3/20/17

Free Fire international trailer #2, Smurfs: The Lost Village trailer #2, Despicable Me 3 trailer #2, Life red band trailer, Coco teaser trailer, Megan Leavey, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul, Early Man teaser trailer, Voice from the Stone, The Secret Scripture international trailer, Transformers: The Last Knight trailer #2 Continue reading

Catching Up On Some Awards

Catching Up On Some Awards

Hey, readers! One of the things I love about blogging on WordPress is the camaraderie between us bloggers and the recognitions we pass along.  This community continually recognizes and praises each other for their time and effort they put into their blog(s) and its content with awards that are passed along, as many of you … Continue reading