Friday, August 23, 2019

Movie Review: "Good Boys" (2019)

Director: Gene Stupnitsky
Year: 2019
Rating: R
Running Time: 1 hour, 29 minutes

A trio of sixth graders trying to attend their first "kissing party" hit a snag when one of them loses his father's drone. Together, they must go on a quest to replace it before his dad gets home from a work trip, or else they will face severe punishment and miss the party.

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Movie Review: "The Angry Birds Movie 2" (2019)

Director:  Thurop Van Orman and John Rice
Year: 2019
Rating: PG
Running Time: 1 hour, 36 minutes

The once-ostracized Red is now the hero of Bird Island. He spends his day protecting it from the pranks that come from their neighbor, Pig Island. When a new threat arises that puts both islands in danger, Red must team up with his old enemies to fight it off.

Friday, August 16, 2019

Movie Review: "Dora and the Lost City of Gold" (2019)

Director: James Bobin
Year: 2019
Rating: PG
Running Time: 1 hour, 42 minutes

Dora is a teenager who has grown up in the jungles of South America with her explorer parents. She has recently moved to Los Angeles to attend high school. While on a field trip to a museum, Dora and a few of her classmates are kidnapped by mercenaries who hope she can lead them to her parents, who disappeared looking for the lost city of gold, Parapata.

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Movie Review: "The Kitchen" (2019)

Movie poster for New Line Cinema, DC Vertigo, and BRON Studios' 2019 crime drama "The Kitchen," starring Melissa McCarthy, Tiffany Haddish, Elisabeth Moss, and Domhnall Gleeson
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Director: Andrea Berloff
Year: 2019
Rating: R
Running Time: 1 hour, 42 minutes

Three wives of three small-time, recently arrested Irish gangsters seize their opportunity to take the lead and increase their family's strength in Hell's Kitchen.

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Movie Review: "Hellboy" (2004)

Director: Guillermo del Toro
Year: 2004
Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 2 hours, 2 minutes

A demon raised by humans must combat the evil sorcerer Rasputin, who wishes to open a portal to hell and unleash its fury on mankind.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Movie Review: "Bad Samaritan" (2018)

Director: Dean Devlin
Year: 2018
Rating: R
Running Time: 1 hour, 50 minutes

A thief breaks into a house and finds a woman bound and gagged inside. It puts him in a predicament where he must choose between his own safety and protecting the life of this unknown woman.

Monday, August 5, 2019

Movie Review: "Miami Connection" (1987)

Director: Richard Park and Y.K. Kim
Year: 1987
Rating: R
Running Time: 1 hour, 23 minutes

After getting a new gig at a local club, a band comprised of college students/taekwondo fighters must fend off a series of assaults from a street gang of cocaine-dealing motorcycle ninjas that want the band gone.

Sunday, August 4, 2019

Movie Review: "Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs and Shaw" (2019)

Director: David Leitch
Year: 2019
Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 2 hours, 17 minutes

Luke Hobbs and Deckard Shaw are tapped by the CIA to make sure the deadly virus called "Snowflake" doesn't fall into the wrong hands.

Friday, August 2, 2019

Movie Review: "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" (2019)

Director: Quentin Tarantino
Year: 2019
Rating: R
Running Time: 2 hours, 41 minutes

A former TV cowboy/movie star in the twilight of his career strives for one last shot at success in late 1960s Hollywood.

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Movie Review: "Secret Obsession" (2019)

Movie poster for Netflix's 2019 dramatic thriller Secret Obsession, starring Brenda Song, Mike Vogel, and Dennis Haysbert
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Director: Peter Sullivan
Year: 2019
Rating: TV-14
Running Time: 1 hour, 37 minutes

After being hit by a car while fleeing a knife-wielding stalker, Jennifer wakes up in the hospital with amnesia. Luckily, her loving husband is there to fill her in on the missing gaps in her life and take her home, where everything will be hunky-dory. However, as the days pass, Jennifer can't escape the feeling that there's something not quite right about her picturesque life in the country.