Guest On Talking Stars Podcast

Guest On Talking Stars Podcast

Hey, readers! I’m excited to tell you that I was a guest on the Talking Stars podcast!  Along with fellow guest Carl from Listening to Film and hosts Becky from Film Music Central and Darren from Movie Reviews 101, we discussed Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and the Alien: Covenant trailer. You can listen … Continue reading

My Fave Five Movie Cars

My Fave Five Movie Cars

Have you ever watched a film, seen a car, and think “I wish I could drive that?” I can’t count the number of times that thought has crossed my mind over the years. There are so many cool vehicles in cinema that picking some of my favorites is a difficult undertaking. However, I was inspired … Continue reading

Tron Review

Tron Review

Kevin Flynn (Jeff Bridges) is a computer hacker who was fired from the company Encom. When searching for proof that his rival in the company, Ed Dillinger (David Warner), stole his code, he gets transported to inside of the computer system. With the help of a security program called Tron (Bruce Boxleitner), Flynn must make his way to the Master Control Program to escape the system. Continue reading

Assassin’s Creed Review

Assassin’s Creed Review

In 2016, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) is on death row. When he wakes up after lethal injection, he finds himself at an Abstergo Foundation facility, a modern day front for the Templar Order. Sofia (Marion Cotillard), an Abstergo scientist, informs Cal his death was faked because they need his help to find a mysterious artifact known as the Apple of Eden. In order to locate the artifact, Cal must enter the animus, a device used to explore genetic memories, to relive the memories of his ancestor, Aguilar, during the Spanish Inquisition in 149 Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 12/26/16

Blade Runner 2049 teaser, John Wick: Chapter 2, Rock Dog ‘Follow Your Dream’ Trailer, Patriots Day ‘Human Spirit’ trailer, The Emoji Movie teaser trailer, How to Be a Latin Lover, The Lost City of Z teaser trailer, Power Rangers international trailer, Alien: Covenant red band trailer Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 12/19/16

The Last Word, Unforgettable, Dunkirk, Despicable Me 3, The Boss Baby, Alone in Berlin, Norman teaser trailer, The Bye Bye Man trailer 2, Arsenal, Snatched, Snatched red band trailer, xXx: The Return of Xander Cage ‘Nicky Jam’ trailer, Going in Style Continue reading

Moana Review

Moana Review

On the island of Motunui, Moana (Auli’i Cravalho (voice)) is chosen by the ocean to receive the heart of Te Fiti, an island goddess. When a curse caused by the missing heart reaches Motunui, Moana sets out to find the demigod Maui (Dwayne Johnson (voice)) and return the heart to its rightful place to lift the curse. Continue reading

<del>Drew’s</del> Samantha’s Movie Reviews: Moana

Drew’s Samantha’s Movie Reviews: Moana

Happy holidays! I hope everyone is in the holiday spirit because I have a very special gift for you.  Today, my little sister is making her blogging debut in the feature Samantha’s Movie Reviews! Samantha was one of my movie buddies when seeing Moana in the theaters and is a fellow Disney movie fanatic. I have … Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 12/12/16

Fist Fight trailer #2, Transformers: The Last Knight teaser trailer, The Circle teaser trailer, Fifty Shades Darker trailer #2, The Founder trailer #2, A United Kingdom, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story international trailer, Baywatch teaser trailer, The Wall, Spider-Man: Homecoming, Spider-Man: Homecoming international trailer, War for the Planet of the Apes, Assassin’s Creed trailer #3, The Fate of the Furious Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 12/5/16

Beauty and the Beast international trailer, The Belko Experiment, The Belko Experiment red band trailer, Sleight teaser trailer, The Shack, Eloise, Office Christmas Party trailer 3, The Autopsy of Jane Doe, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 teaser trailer #2, The Mummy Continue reading

Lightning Review: Sausage Party

Lightning Review: Sausage Party

All food in the super market want to go to the Great Beyond, the perfect world outside of their store. For Frank the sausage (Seth Rogen (voice)), this means finally getting the chance to be with his girlfriend, Brenda the bun (Kristen Wiig (voice)). When a jar of honey mustard (Danny McBride (voice)) returns from the Great Beyond, shaken from the experience, Frank sets out on a journey to find out what really happens when food goes out the super market doors. Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 11/28/16

Smurfs: The Lost Village, Smurfs: The Lost Village international trailer, Cars 3 teaser trailer, The Comedian, The Book of Love, Silence, Passengers trailer #3, Goon: Last of the Enforcers red band teaser trailer, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer #3, Fences Continue reading

Happy Thanksgiving! Celebrating with Special Guests

Happy Thanksgiving! Today is a day here in the States that we give thanks for what we have and the people in our lives.  A time we gather around our table eating gravy-smothered turkey, stuffing, beats, and pumpkin pie.  A time we gather around the television, screaming and cheering at the football game.  A time … Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 11/21/16

Beauty and the Beast, Patriots Day, Jackie, Why Him? red band trailer #2, Hidden Figures trailer #2, A Kind of Murder, Monster Trucks trailer #2, Kong: Skull Island, The Zookeeper’s Wife, Before I Fall, Detour Continue reading

Doctor Strange Review

Doctor Strange Review

Synopsis Dr. Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) is a highly skilled, but arrogant, neurosurgeon. After a car crash leaves him unable to perform surgeries again, he heads to Nepal seeking the Ancient One (Tilda Swinto) to help heal his hands. Strange gets drawn into a world of sorcery and mystic arts while under the Ancient One’s … Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 11/7/16

Life, Life international trailer, All We Had, 20th Century Women, Gifted, xXx: Return of Xander Cage, Sing trailer #3, La La Land trailer #2, T2: Trainspotting 2, Office Christmas Party trailer #2, Wonder Woman, Wilson red band trailer, Run the Tide, Renegades, The LEGO Batman Movie trailer #4 Continue reading

Movie Quote of the Week – 11/4/16

Movie Quote of the Week – 11/4/16

Answer to MWL 11/2/16: Jessica Rabbit (Kathleen Turner (voice)) – Who Framed Roger Rabbit Thanks for everyone’s submissions and one tripe to Toontown to the following people for answering correctly: Tom (Plain, Simple Tom Reviews) Rob (Movierob) Cindy (Cindy Bruchman) If you would like to join in on the group post I am putting together … Continue reading

Lightning Review: Keeping Up with the Joneses

Lightning Review: Keeping Up with the Joneses

Synopsis Jeff Gaffney (Zach Galifianakis) and his wife Karen (Isla Fisher) are an average suburban couple but when Tim (Jon Hamm) and Natalie (Gal Gadot) Jones move in across the street they get mixed into the crazy world of espionage. Review I was immediately drawn to Keeping Up with the Joneses once I saw who … Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 10/24/16

The Boss Baby, Assassin’s Creed trailer #2, Resident Evil: The Final Chapter international trailer #2, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 teaser trailer, A Cure for Wellness, Logan, Arrival trailer #2, Nocturnal Animals, My Dead Boyfriend Continue reading

Lightning Review: The Magnificent Seven (2016)

Lightning Review: The Magnificent Seven (2016)

Synopsis When gold baron Bartholomew Bogue (Peter Sarsgaard) forces the residents of Rose Creek to evacuate their town, several people refuse. After her husband is murdered by Bogue for standing up to him, Emma Cullen (Haley Bennett) seeks help from the bounty hunter Sam Chisolm (Denzel Washington). Chisolm recruits several other men to help teach … Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 10/10/16

Ballerina, The Hollow Point, Get Out, Allied, Patriots Day teaser trailer, The Edge of Seventeen red band trailer #2, Jackie teaser trailer, Sleepless, The Monster, Underworld: Blood Wars trailer, Resident Evil: The Final Chapter trailer, Power Rangers teaser trailer, The Great Wall trailer #2, John Wick: Chapter 2 teaser trailer Continue reading

Lightning Review: Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd

Lightning Review: Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd

Synopsis Before they went on a trip across the country together, Harry (Derek Richardson) and Lloyd (Eric Christian Olsen) first met in high school. Their high school principal (Eugene Levy) give Harry and Lloyd the task of finding “special” students for their class. Little do they know, the class is a scheme by the principal … Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 10/3/16

King Cobra, 20th Century Women teaser trailer, Fences, Desierto trailer #2, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them final trailer, Rules Don’t Apply international trailer #2, The Space Between Us trailer #2, Jack Reacher: Never Go Back trailer #2, Personal Shopper teaser trailer, Paterson, Flock of Dudes red band trailer, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales teaser trailer Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 9/26/16

Passengers, The Whole Truth, Mean Dreams, Smurfs: The Lost Village teaser trailer, Smurfs: The Lost Village international trailer, Bad Santa 2 trailer 2, Bad Santa 2 red band trailer 2, Fist Fight, Trespass Against Us, Moana international trailer Continue reading

Dumb and Dumber Review

Dumb and Dumber Review

Lloyd (Jim Carrey) and Harry (Jeff Daniels) go on a road trip to Aspen, Colorado to return Mary Swanson (Lauren Holly) her briefcase after they mistakenly believe she forgot it at the Providence, Rhode Island airport. Meanwhile, Harry and Lloyd are pursued by two kidnappers (Joe Starr and Karen Duffy) who are also looking for the briefcase. Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 1/23/17

Wilson, The Ottoman Lieutenant teaser trailer, I Am Michael, The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature, The Belko Experiment trailer #2, Collide trailer #2, Power Rangers, Logan trailer #2, Logan international trailer #2, Colossal, The Lost City of Z international trailer Continue reading