Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Movie Review: "The Hate U Give" (2018)

Director: George Tillman Jr.
Year: 2018
Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 2 hours, 12 minutes

The Garden Heights community must deal with the aftermath of an officer-involved shooting that left an unarmed African American teenager dead and the girl he was with debating whether or not to speak out about what she witnessed or stay silent.

Movie Review: "Uncle Sam" (1996)

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Director: William Lustig
Year: 1996
Rating: R
Running Time: 1 hour, 29 minutes

A soldier killed by friendly fire in Operation Desert Storm has his body returned to his hometown. After he is buried, he comes back to life to take vengeance on those who act in an unpatriotic manner.

Monday, October 22, 2018

Movie Review: "Blood Rage" (1987)

Director: John Grissmer
Year: 1987
Rating: NR
Running Time: 1 hour, 22 minutes

A deranged young man resumes a killing spree after the twin brother he pinned a murder on years before escapes from a mental institution in the hopes he can frame his brother again and get away with killing one more time.

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Movie Review: "Widows" (2018)

Director: Steve McQueen
Year: 2018
Rating: R
Running Time: 2 hours, 9 minutes

When her husband Harry is killed in a robbery gone wrong, Veronica Rawlings is forced into committing a crime to get back the $2 million her husband stole from a dangerous politician/gangster during their fatal botched heist.

Movie Review: "Cabin Fever" (2002)

Director: Eli Roth
Year: 2002
Rating: R
Running Time: 1 hour, 33 minutes

A group of college kids heads up to a remote cabin for a weekend of raucous debaucheryTheir fun is cut short when one of them gets infected by a flesh-eating virus, leaving the others wondering how to help their friend without getting sick themselves.

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Movie Review: "Wolfen" (1981)

Director: Michael Wadleigh
Year: 1981
Rating: R
Running Time: 1 hour, 55 minutes

The murder of a wealthy developer and his wife ignites a frantic police investigation. As Detective Dewey Wilson investigates, more deaths are uncovered, but it starts to seem that the murderer isn't really human and may even have a supernatural origin.

Movie Review: "The Prowler" (1981)

Director: Joseph Zito
Year: 1981
Rating: R
Running Time: 1 hour, 29 minutes

When a soldier's girlfriend refuses to wait for him while he is off fighting in WWII, he returns from the war looking to murder his former lover and whoever she is with. Now, decades later, he returns to the same town to resume his murdering spree.

Friday, October 19, 2018

Movie Review: "The Old Man & the Gun" (2018)

Director: David Lowery
Year: 2018
Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 1 hour, 33 minutes

Forrest Tucker is a bank robber and a senior citizen. He pulls off a string of robberies and evades capture, all while courting a woman he recently met.

Movie Review: "First Man" (2018)

Director: Damien Chazelle
Year: 2018
Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 2 hours, 21 minutes

A biography about the life of Neil Armstrong and how he became the first person to walk on the moon.

Movie Review: "Rabid" (1977)

Director: David Cronenberg
Year: 1977
Rating: R
Running Time: 1 hour, 31 minutes

After receiving experimental reconstructive surgery, a woman named Rose develops a mutation and starts to crave human blood. Her victims turn into rabid balls of rage that spread their disease to other hosts who survive their attacks.