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‘Annabelle: Creation’ – Thoroughly Well-Executed And Thought-Out | Film Review

  Annabelle: Creation is a 2017 horror film that stars Stephanie Sigman, Alicia Vela-Bailey, Miranda Otto, Anthony LaPaglia, and Talitha Bateman. It’s directed by David F. Sandberg (known for Attic Panic and Lights Out).   A synopsis for this film via IMDb reads: “12 years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered[…]

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‘Everything, Everything’ – A Superb Watch With Amazing Acting Performances | Film Review

  Everything, Everything is a 2017 Drama/Romance film starring Amandla Stenberg, Nick Robinson, Anika Noni Rose, Ana de la Reguera and Taylor Hickson. It is directed by Stella Meghie (most known for Jean Of The Joneses).   A synopsis for this film reads: “A 17 year old girl named Madeline Whittier has a rare disease that causes her to have to stay indoors 24/7 with[…]

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‘Una’ – A Grave Subject Handled Poorly | Film Review

  Una is a film that has its heart in the right place in attempting to tackle the very serious subject of sexual abuse, but while it attempts to weave its character arcs into a cohesive whole, its own form causes the film to fall apart.   The film follows Rooney Mara‘s titular character tracking down Ben Mendelsohn‘s Ray, the[…]

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‘The Hitman’s Bodyguard’: A Great Double Act in a Predictable Actioner | Film Review

  The Hitman’s Bodyguard is an attempt to revive the buddy-comedy and had a pairing that would please any fan of the genre. But even an all-star duo can’t save a film if its screenplay leaves no cliché unturned.   Michael Bryce (Ryan Reynolds) was a highly rated bodyguard whose reputation shatters in an instant when one of his clients[…]

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‘Rough Night’ – Poorly Written, Poorly Acted And Just Not A Great Comedy | Film Review

  Rough Night is a 2017 comedy starring Scarlett Johansson, Kate McKinnon, Jillian Bell, Ilana Glazer and Zoë Kravitz. It is directed by Lucia Aniello (most known for directing Broad City and Time Traveling Bong).   A synopsis for this film reads: “Five best friends from college reunite 10 years later for a wild bachelorette weekend in Miami. Their hard partying takes a hilariously dark[…]

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