The Thing About Film Criticism

  In a way, everyone is a critic. Everyone loves to argue among friends and family on what they feel the better movie was. Film critics simply take this idea of arguing over movies and move it to the next level. They analyze, critique, and contemplate what films and those who make them have offered up to viewers. With the rise of the internet, people now have … Continue reading The Thing About Film Criticism

Arrival Review

This is a film that I contemplated not seeing. Which would have been unfortunate, because I found Arrival  to be both thought provoking and just plain awesome. Arrival stars Amy Adams as Louise Banks, a linguistics professor hired by the US government to learn to communicate with alien visitors. These aliens landed at various points around the world, and it has everyone guessing as to … Continue reading Arrival Review

South Park ‘Members Only’ Review

Now that Donald Trump is the President elect, there is plenty of satire to go around in the newest episode of South Park. Mr. Garrison has returned to his home town to harass the community. He has now gone through surgery to get a Donald Trump blonde hair piece, making this his final transformation. Everywhere he goes with the secret service there is music playing that … Continue reading South Park ‘Members Only’ Review

The Accountant Review

Screenwriter Bill Dubuque and director Gavin O’Connor managed to create a (so far) successful action movie about an accountant. It’s a story with plenty of humor, a well written cast, and a plot that feels half baked. The Accountant is an action thriller starring Ben Affleck as Christian Wolff, who is a freelance accountant for criminal organizations. Wolff has a severe form of Autism which makes it difficult … Continue reading The Accountant Review