The Rocketeer Review: A Forgotten Disney Classic

Hearkening back to action/adventure serials of the 1940s and 50s (like Flash Gordon), The Rocketeer stars Billy Campbell as Cliff Secord, an overconfident pilot in love with a stunning actress Jenny Blake (Jennifer Connelly). When Cliff discovers a hidden jet pack that was stolen from the U.S. government, he puts on the rocket, creates a makeshift helmet, and becomes the hero known as The Rocketeer. … Continue reading The Rocketeer Review: A Forgotten Disney Classic

The Dark Tower Review

Based on the dark fantasy book series by Stephen King, The Dark Tower takes audiences on an all too brief journey into a very creative and unique universe. The film stars Idris Elba as the Gunslinger, the last on an elite group of marksmen, who is constantly at war with an evil sorcerer known as the Man in Black (Matthew McConaughey). It’s the Gunslinger’s duty … Continue reading The Dark Tower Review

Alice: Through the Looking Glass Review

  Alice through the Looking Glass managed to feel even more dull, drab, and overall worse than the previous Alice in Wonderland. Even to the point where I cannot remember laughing once throughout the whole film. The story takes place three years after the events of the first film, as Alice (Mia Wasikowska) is returning from a voyage at sea, only to find out her … Continue reading Alice: Through the Looking Glass Review

Superman (1978) Review

Superman (1978) is a well deserving film for one of America’s greatest icons. I not only loved the film for the nostalgic feel it brings, but for how well made Superman is. Superman tells the story of Kal-El (Christopher Reeve), the only living being from the distant planet of Krypton. He is sent as a child by his father Jor-El (Marlon Brando) to Earth from … Continue reading Superman (1978) Review