Archive for July 21st, 2017

Review: VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS

By Laurie Coker Rating: C Two hours and seventeen minutes – a lifetime in a theater seat – even watching exceptional CGI and astonishingly vivid imagery. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets is an energetic, extravagant, and overall a decent experience particularly for ‘tweens and teens. Unfortunately, however, too many parts of the […]

Review: GIRLS TRIP

By Mark Saldana Rating: 3 (Out of 4 Stars) With great movies like Wonder Woman, Colossal, Maudie, and The Women’s Balcony premiering this year, 2017 might end up becoming the year for women in film.  With compelling female characters, empowering stories, and talent both in front of and behind the cameras, women have had quite […]

Review: VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS

By Mark Saldana Rating: 2.5 (Out of 4 Stars) Based on the highly influential French comic book series, Valérian and Laureline, writer/director Luc Besson’s adaptation is a vibrantly colored feast for the eyes, has loads of exciting and highly entertaining creatures and characters, and has world-building for days.  It seems, though, that Besson has put too […]

Movie Trailer: JIGSAW

Source: Lionsgate Movies One of the highest grossing horror franchises of all time is back, taking the Jigsaw killer’s signature brand of twisted scenarios to the next level. A Lionsgate release, Twisted Pictures presents, a Burg/Koules/Hoffman production.

Movie Trailer: PROUD MARY

Source: Sony Pictures Entertainment Taraji P. Henson is Mary, a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad. Working for the man every night and day. #ProudMaryMovie in theaters January 12.