Category Archive: Reviews

Netflix’s APOSTLE (2018) is a bloody, brutal, and unsettling cult thriller

Netflix’s Apostle follows Thomas Richardson (Dan Stevens) who in 1905 ventures on a mission to rescue his sister from the clutches of a dangerous religious cult. From the mind of writer/director Gareth Evans… Continue reading

Season 2 of Netflix’s ATYPICAL is a Fun and Emotional Coming-of-Age journey

Netflix’s coming-of-age dramedy Atypical has returned with a second season continuing Sam’s journey of self discovery as he continues his search for love and independence. Atypical is a beautifully charming blend of comedy, emotion,… Continue reading

The music of LES MISERABLES (2012) brings a heart full of love

Tom Hooper‘s Les Misérables is an all out stage musical for the big screen featuring all of the iconic music delivered by a large and immensely talented cast. Les Misérables is one of… Continue reading

Netflix’s MANIAC (2018) is a bizarre mindbender that throws ‘normal’ out the window

Netflix’s Maniac follows two strangers who partake in a mysterious pharmaceutical trial that will no doubt change their lives for good. Maniac is a limited series written and directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga… Continue reading

True-crime mockumentary AMERICAN VANDAL is back with a thrilling Season 2

American Vandal, Netflix’s mockumentary series that took everyone by surprise in 2017 with its perfect blend of dick-drawing satire and genuine true-crime intrigue is back and this time the stakes are through the… Continue reading

SEARCHING (2018) is a deeply engaging mystery thriller bolstered by an emotional lead performance

From first-time writer/director Aneesh Chaganty, Searching is a mystery thriller about a father’s desperate search for his missing 16 year old daughter. Who’d have thought paying to stare at a computer screen for an… Continue reading

SIERRA BURGESS IS A LOSER (2018) is a by-the-numbers Netflix romantic comedy

Sierra Burgess is a Loser stars Shannon Purser and Noah Centineo in a romantic comedy about mistaken identity and an unexpected romance. This is another romantic comedy from Netflix which plays up the… Continue reading

Blake Lively and Anna Kendrick shine in A SIMPLE FAVOUR (2018)

A Simple Favour is a crime thriller/comedy directed by Paul Feig and starring the charismatic duo Blake Lively and Anna Kendrick. From the initial trailer A Simple Favour presents itself as a crime mystery… Continue reading

TRUTH OR DARE (2018) is your typical generic supernatural slasher

Blumhouse’s Truth or Dare is nothing more than a mediocre supernatural slasher that blends into the genre without merely a blip on the radar. Blumhouse usually spends its time putting out some great… Continue reading

Missy Peregrym’s performance is the heart and soul of Stick It (2006)

Stick It follows Haley (Missy Peregrym), a rebellious teen who after a run in with the law is forced back into the world of gymnastics where she will be reluctantly coached by Burt… Continue reading