September 23, 2021
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Review: Highly anticipated sci-fi movie lacks substance

By | Aug 31, 2021

“Reminiscence” is trying to do too much in the time constraint placed upon a feature film. The environment and plot had a lot of potential to be great, but it missed the mark.


Review: Stop-motion film is visually stunning

By | Apr 23, 2019

“Missing Link” is a visually spectacular stop-motion film about friendship and finding one’s place in the world.


Review: ‘Logan’ slices through comic book movie tradition

By | Mar 7, 2017

“Logan” balances violence, humor and emotion to create a realistic depiction of a man who has lost his will to live.


Review: Suspenseful drama arrests audiences

By | Sep 25, 2013

In intense thriller “Prisoners,” Jake Gyllenhaal and Hugh Jackman give some of the best performances of their careers.


Fantastical action delights in ‘Rise of the Guardians’

By | Dec 4, 2012

“Rise of the Guardians” may feel disjointed at first with its feeble story arcs, but once the playful action kicks up and the story settles around Frost, it becomes a more entertaining family film.


‘Real Steel’: Robot action flick lacks dynamic plot

By | Oct 12, 2011

Even with its bright, boxing robots, director Shawn Levy’s new drama “Real Steel” may fail to excite audiences.