Slamdance 2023 Capsule Reviews

Starring Jerry as Himself  Starring Jerry as Himself is a docudrama about a guy named Jerry Liu. The film starts with home movies of Jerry’s family, his three sons Joshua, Jesse, and Jonathan, and his ex-wife Kathy. He Lives in Orlando, Florida, and is retired until his identity is stolen by Chinese men posing asContinue reading “Slamdance 2023 Capsule Reviews”

Is Top Gun: Maverick as good as people think it is?

Tom Cruise was a young actor on the rise after his breakout role in Risky Business in the early ’80s. In 1986, he had two movies: one, a sequel of a Paul Newman classic, The Hustler, The Color of Money, in which he plays a hotshot pool player, and the other, Top Gun, where he plays a hotshot pilot. TheContinue reading “Is Top Gun: Maverick as good as people think it is?”

My Top 10 Most Anticipated Films of 2023

2022 was a very good year with a lot of under-the-radar films. Also, there were some films by some big-name directors as well. Disney and Warner Brothers had a good year in their respective superhero universes. The indie studios had a big year though. Is 2023 going to be a bigger and better year? TheContinue reading “My Top 10 Most Anticipated Films of 2023”

My Top 10 Films of All Time- Inspired by The Sight & Sound List

A couple of weeks back the latest version of The Sight and Sound List of the Best Movies of All Time came out. So I figured I’d give my Top 10 Best Films of All Time With some Honorable Mentions Ranked Up to 25. So in honor of the latest Sight and Sound List hereContinue reading “My Top 10 Films of All Time- Inspired by The Sight & Sound List”

My Top 10 Television Shows or Mini-Series Of 2022

Honorable Mentions: Peacemaker, Pam & Tommy, Tulsa King, We Own This City, Only Murders In the Building Season 2, Under the Banner of Heaven, The Staircase, The Old Man, She-Hulk Attorney At Law, House of the Dragon, Guillermo Del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities, The Dropout 10: The White Lotus Season 2 7.8/10 IMDB 91% RottenContinue reading “My Top 10 Television Shows or Mini-Series Of 2022”

Puss In Boots: The Last Wish- Antonio Banderas, as Puss in Boots, is the reason this movie works its magic

Puss in Boots was a supporting character in the Shrek franchise back in the 2000s ever since the character had gotten a film of its own. Now this feline swashbuckling cat gets his second film. There must be an audience for this character he keeps getting chances because Universal and Dreamworks keeps going back toContinue reading “Puss In Boots: The Last Wish- Antonio Banderas, as Puss in Boots, is the reason this movie works its magic”

Rosaline Review

Romeo and Juliet is a story going back hundreds of years. There have been multiple adaptations of this William Shakespeare story into films over the years. Most notably the 1996 version directed by Baz Luhman starring Leonardo Decaprio and Claire  Danes and the 1968 version directed by Franco Zeffirelli with music composed by Nino RotaContinue reading “Rosaline Review”

Day Shift Review

Vampire movies have come in all shapes and sizes over the decades. Of course, the classic Bela Lugosi Dracula and Nosferatu starring Max Shreck are the standards of this genre. Interview with a Vampire, Bram Stoker’s Dracula, The Lost Boys, and Fright Night brought the genre to a whole new generation of film lovers and horror enthusiasts. The latest vampire film, Day Shift, wouldn’t beContinue reading “Day Shift Review”

Stranger Things Season 4 Review

Netflix hit it big a few years ago when the Duffer Brothers brought them an idea for a sci-fi show set in the ’80s. It became a cultural phenomenon. The populace as a whole found they could relate to this small town feeling the show was set in. Kids on bikes and families were theContinue reading “Stranger Things Season 4 Review”

The Humans Review

Thanksgiving is a holiday where families get together to be thankful for everything they have in their lives. Usually, it’s a relaxing time and a time to take a break from work and catch up with family members and or friends over a nice meal, some eggnog, and football. Showtime and A24 have brought theirContinue reading “The Humans Review”