“Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” shines bright through DiCaprio and Pitt

“Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” was written and directed by Quentin Tarantino and stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie. The film is about an actor who is on the brink of losing relevancy and his stunt double in Hollywood in 1969, all while being the neighbor to Sharon Tate and Roman Polanski. … More “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” shines bright through DiCaprio and Pitt

“Yesterday” is fun enough to honor its clever concept

“Yesterday” was directed by Danny Boyle and stars Himesh Patel, Lily James, Joel Fry, Kate McKinnon and Ed Sheeran. The film is about a musician named Jack who wakes up into a world that does not know that The Beatles existed, which leads to him performing their songs and earning all of the acclaim for … More “Yesterday” is fun enough to honor its clever concept

“Toy Story 4” keeps one of film’s greatest franchises at the top

“Toy Story 4” was directed by Josh Cooley and stars Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Annie Potts, Tony Hale, Christina Hendricks and Keanu Reeves. The film is about a new toy named “Forky” that is created by Bonnie, who creates trouble for the rest of the gang when he has no interest in staying with them, … More “Toy Story 4” keeps one of film’s greatest franchises at the top

“Booksmart” shows new life in an old genre

“Booksmart” was directed by Olivia Wilde and stars Kaitlyn Deaver, Beanie Feldstein and Jason Sudeikis. The film is about a pair of high school seniors who decide they need to have fun on their final night before graduation after both focusing almost entirely on their grades during their entire school careers. On the surface, this … More “Booksmart” shows new life in an old genre

“The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part” Falls Well Short of Predecessor

“The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part” was directed by Mike Mitchell and stars Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett and Tiffany Haddish. The film is the sequel to 2014’s “The LEGO Movie” and is the fourth LEGO film to date, and is about a mysterious group that takes all of Emmet’s friends, forcing him … More “The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part” Falls Well Short of Predecessor

“Vice” is a Balls to the Wall, Brilliantly Acted Film

“Vice” was written and directed by Adam McKay and stars Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell and Sam Rockwell. The film is about the rise of Dick Cheney, who eventually worked his way up to not only becoming Vice President under George W. Bush, but becoming the most powerful Vice President in the history of … More “Vice” is a Balls to the Wall, Brilliantly Acted Film

“The Favourite” is a Masterpiece in All Facets

“The Favourite” was directed by Yorgos Lanthimos and stars Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz and Olivia Colman. The film is about the battle between Lady Sarah, who is very close to Queen Anne, and a new servant named Abigail, who attempts to climb up the ladder through her new friendship with the Queen, all of which … More “The Favourite” is a Masterpiece in All Facets