Reviews

The Mountain (2019) Snapshot Review

The Mountain (2019) Snapshot Review

'The Mountain', the 2019 release from 'Entertainment' director Rick Alverson, starring Tye Sheridan and Jeff Goldblum, as reviewed by Jacob Davis.[...]
Greener Grass (2019) Review

Greener Grass (2019) Review

'Greener Grass', the 2019 comedy from Dawn Luebbe and Jocelyn DeBoer, is "a bold comedy that is also incredibly detailed". Jacob Davis reviews.[...]
Dark Phoenix (2019) Review

Dark Phoenix (2019) Review

Do Fox's X-Men go out with a bang or a whimper in Simon Kinberg's 'Dark Phoenix' (2019)? Sophie Turner, James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender star in this movie reviewed by Joseph Wade.[...]
Ma (2019) Review

Ma (2019) Review

Octavia Spencer is the titular 'Ma' in a new horror-thriller from Tate Taylor, director of 'The Help'. Jacob Davis reviews.[...]
Always Be My Maybe (2019) Review

Always Be My Maybe (2019) Review

'Always Be My Maybe', the latest movie rom-com from Netflix, starring and written by Ali Wong and Randall Park, reviewed by Joseph Wade.[...]
Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019) Review

Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019) Review

Part 3 of Legendary's titan-centered cinematic universe 'Godzilla: King of the Monsters' from director Michael Dougherty has hit the big screen. Is it worth the hype? Check out our review by Jacob Davis for more.[...]
A Hard Day’s Night (1964) Retrospective Review

A Hard Day’s Night (1964) Retrospective Review

"With the likes of 'A Hard Day’s Night', their music and joie de vivre of their early days will never die." Katie Doyle's review of 'A Hard Day's Night' starring The Beatles.[...]
Brightburn (2019) Review

Brightburn (2019) Review

'Guardians of the Galaxy' director James Gunn attached his name to horror-superhero film 'Brightburn', but was it worth it? Jacob Davis outlines in his spoiler-filled review.[...]
Booksmart (2019) Review

Booksmart (2019) Review

Olivia Wilde's 2019 coming of age comedy 'Booksmart' is a "genuinely funny" and hearty movie "headlined by two superlative performances" according to Joseph Wade in this review.[...]
The Fool (2019) Review

The Fool (2019) Review

From Evangelist Ray Comfort comes 'The Fool' (2019), a documentary on how he takes atheists to task on their atheism. Jacob Davis reviews.[...]



The Curse of La Llorona (2019) Snapshot Review

The Curse of La Llorona (2019) Snapshot Review

Michael Chaves' 2019 horror film 'The Curse of La Llorona' is "a weak entry into the Conjuring Universe' according to Jacob Davis in his snapshot review.[...]
Avengers: Endgame (2019) Review

Avengers: Endgame (2019) Review

Avengers: Endgame (2019) is the most important superhero film of all time. Joseph Wade reviews Marvel's culmination of a 21-film journey, directed by the Russo Brothers, here.[...]
Us (2019) Snapshot Review

Us (2019) Snapshot Review

Jordan Peele directed 'Us' (2019) "is the best movie of 2019 so far" according to Jacob Davis in his snapshot review.[...]
Wild Rose (2019) Review

Wild Rose (2019) Review

Jessie Buckley "simply owns the screen" in Tom Harper's 'Wild Rose' (2019), the tale of a Glaswegian ex-con turned country singer intent on visiting Nashville. Joseph Wade's review.[...]
Captive State (2019) Snapshot Review

Captive State (2019) Snapshot Review

'Captive State' (2019), the new film from writer-director Rupert Wyatt starring John Goodman and Machine Gun Kelly, reviewed by Jacob Davis.[...]
Shazam (2019) Review

Shazam (2019) Review

'Shazam!' (2019), the latest film from the DCEU starring Zachary Levi and directed by David F. Sandberg has made a few waves, but has it been for good or bad reasons? See here in Jacob Davis' review.[...]
Unplanned (2019) Review

Unplanned (2019) Review

The Chuck Konzelman and Cary Solomon anti-abortion movie from PureFlix is "a poorly reconstructed facsimile of reality"; "a Gish gallop caught on film". Jacob Davis reviews.[...]
The Dirt (2019) Review

The Dirt (2019) Review

From the director of 'Jackass' and 'Bad Grandpa' comes the Mötley Crüe biopic that promises drink, drugs and rock 'n' roll but leaves you with "thoughts of what could have been".[...]
Gotti (2018) Review

Gotti (2018) Review

Just say Gambi-No! 'Gotti' (2018) from director Kevin Connolly and starring John Travolta "is the worst of what cinema has to offer". Jacob Davis' full review, here.[...]
Ray & Liz (2018) Review

Ray & Liz (2018) Review

Richard Billingham's 'Ray & Liz' (2018), starring Justin Sallinger, is "a superbly photographed document" but features a "mean-spirited smugness" according to Lucas Hill-Paul in his review.[...]