Archive for September 21st, 2017

Review: BRAD’S STATUS

By Mark Saldana Rating: 3.5 (Out of 4 Stars) Call it typecasting, but Ben Stiller has an undeniable talent for portraying actors going through midlife crises.  He has starred in two Noah Baumbach films, Greenberg and While We’re Young, where he portrayed two very different types of characters going through this crisis very well while […]

Review: KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE

By Mark Saldana Rating: 3 (Out of 4 Stars) After directing movie adaptations of both Kick Ass and Kingsman: The Secret Service, Matthew Vaughn has shown that he has the skills and subversive sensibilities to properly do cinematic treatments of Mark Millar graphic novels.  Unlike Kick Ass 2, though, Vaughn thankfully chose to return to the […]

Review: THE LEGO NINJAGO MOVIE

By Mark Saldana Rating: 2.5 (Out of 4 Stars) After achieving much critical and financial success with The Lego Movie and The Lego Batman Movie, the Warner Animation Group has returned with yet another Lego feature film.  Based on the Lego Ninjago toy sets and television series, the movie version of this world obviously and […]

Movie Trailer: ISLE OF DOGS

Source: FoxSearchlight ISLE OF DOGS tells the story of ATARI KOBAYASHI, 12-year-old ward to corrupt Mayor Kobayashi. When, by Executive Decree, all the canine pets of Megasaki City are exiled to a vast garbage-dump called Trash Island, Atari sets off alone in a miniature Junior-Turbo Prop and flies across the river in search of his […]

Movie Trailer: MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS

Source: 20th Century Fox What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. From the novel by best-selling author Agatha Christie, “Murder on the Orient Express” tells the tale of thirteen strangers stranded on a train, where everyone’s a suspect. […]