Max Steel

Max Steel (2016), Rated PG-13 Directed by: Stewart Hendler Starring: Ben Winchell, Maria Bello, Ana Villafañe, Josh Brener, Andy García Rating  Reviewed by Xavier Emaka This one barely made a blip on the radar, but that was mostly marketing’s fault. Max Steel was released with barely a whisper, as if …

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016), Rated “PG-13” Starring Megan Fox, Will Arnett, Laura Linney, Stephen Amell, Noel Fisher, Jeremy Howard, Pete Ploszek, Alan Ritchson, Tyler Perry Directed by Dave Green Reviewed by Xavier Emaka Rating:  Have you seen this movie? The series had its reboot and this one …

Deadpool

Deadpool (2016), Rated “R” Starring Ryan Reynolds Morena Baccarin Ed Skrein T.J. Miller Gina Carano Leslie Uggams Brianna Hildebrand, Stefan Kapičić Directed by Tim Miller Reviewed by Xavier Emaka Rating:  Have you seen this movie? The biggest surprise of 2016, Deadpool surpassed all expectations to go down as one of the highest grossing …

Rogue One: a Star Wars Story

Rogue One (2016), Rated “PG-13” Starring Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Forest Whitaker, Riz Ahmed Directed by Gareth Edwards Reviewed by David L Felts Rating:  Have you seen this movie? In the now expanding Star Wars universe, Rogue One falls in between Revenge of the Sith and A New Hope. …

Kick-Ass 2 (2013)

Kick-Ass 2 (2013), Rated “R” Starring Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Chloë-Grace Moretz, Jim Carrey, Donald Faison, Robert Emms, Lindy Booth, Daniel Kaluuya, Clark Duke, Augustus Prew, Olga Kurkulina, Andy Nyman, Steven Mackintosh, Monica Dolan and John Leguizamo Directed by Jeff Wadlow Reviewed by  Xavier Emaka Rating:  Have you seen this …

War Craft: The Beginning (2016)

War Craft: The Beginning (2016), Rated “PG-13” Starring Travis Fimmel, Paula Patton, Ben Foster, Dominic Cooper, Toby Kebbell, Ben Schnetzer, Robert Kazinsky, Daniel Wu Directed by Duncan Jones Reviewed by  Xavier Emaka Rating:  Have you seen this movie? Blizzard entertainment fulfilled a nerd’s dream with this one. It’s not the …

The Hunger Games: Mocking Jay Part 2

The Hunger Games: Mocking Jay Part 2 (2015), Rated “PG-13” Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jeffrey Wright, Stanley Tucci, Donald Sutherland Directed by Francis Lawrence Reviewed by  Xavier Emaka Rating: 2015 witnessed the conclusion on one of the most …

Arrival

Arrival (2016), Rated “PG-13” Starring: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg, Tzi Ma Directed by Denis Villeneuve Reviewed by David L. Felts Rating:  Have you seen this movie? I didn’t know much about Arrival before going to see it, just that it had been generating a positive buzz. Alien …

Maze Runner 2: The Scorch Trials

Maze Runner 2: The Scorch Trials (2015), Rated PG-13 Starring Dylan O’Brien, Kaya Scodelario Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Giancarlo Esposito, Aidan Gillen, Ki Hong Lee, Barry pepper, Lili Taylor, Patricia Clarkson Directed by Wes Ball Review by Xavier Emaka Rating  Have you seen this movie? Once you see this movie you are …

The Maze Runner

The Maze Runner (2014), Rated “PG-13” Starring Dylan O’Brien, Kaya Scodelario Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Will Poulter, Patricia Clarkson Directed by Wes Ball Review by Xavier Emaka Rating  Have you seen this movie? Wes Ball made his directional debut in 2014 with this film and proved he has what it takes to …

Independence Day: Resurgence

Independence Day: Resurgence (2016), Rated “PG-13” Starring: Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Jessie T. Usher, Bill Pullman, Maika Monroe, Sela Ward, William Fichtner, Judd Hirsch, Brent Spiner Directed by Roland Emmerich Reviewed by David L. Felts Rating: Have you seen this movie? Ug. I didn’t prep for this by re-watching the …

Star Trek Beyond

Star Trek Beyond (2016), Rated “PG-13” Starring Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana, Simon Pegg, John Cho, Anton Yelchin, Idris Elba, Sofia Boutella Directed by Justin Lin Review by David L. Felts Rating: Have you seen this movie? I finally got around to seeing Star Trek Beyond. I enjoy …

Suicide Squad

Suicide Squad (2016), Rated “PG-13” Starring Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, Viola Davis, Jai Courtney, Jay Hernandez, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Cara Delevingne Directed by David Ayer Review by Dave Felts Rating  Have you seen this movie? Suicide Squad is one of those movies that makes me wonder what …

X-Men: Apocalypse

X-Men: Apocalypse (2016), Rated “PG-13” Starring James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Directed by Bryan Singer Review by Michael D. Griffiths Rating: Have you seen this movie? Okay, for the few of you who might have read my recent review of Captain America: Civil War where I said that …

The Road

The Road (2009), Rated R Starring Viggo Mortensen, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Charlize Theron Directed by John Hillcoat Review by David L. Felts Rating  While I’m on the topic of apocalyptic movies (see my Book of Eli movie review), I figured I’d offer up one of The Road. The Road, an award winning book …

28 Weeks Later

28 Weeks Later (2007), Rated “R” Starring Robert Carlyle, Rose Byrne, Jeremy Renner, Harold Perrineau Jr. Directed by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo Review by Nicholas Ozment Rating  Have you seen this movie? So everyone who knows me knows I’m a sucker for zombie movies. When this one came out in 2007, …

The Wolfman (2010)

The Wolfman (2010), Rated “R” Starring Benicio Del Toro, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt, Hugo Weaving Directed by Joe Johnston Review by David L. Felts Rating Have you seen this movie? This will be a somewhat difficult review to write; I watched The Wolfman about a week ago and I don’t remember …

Book of Eli

The Book of Eli (2010), PG-13 Starring Denzel Washington, Gary Oldman, Mila Kunis, Ray Stevenson, Jennifer Beals Directed by Albert Hughes and Allen Hughes Review by David L. Felts Rating  Have you seen this movie? I like end-of-the-world books and movies, probably because when you get right down to it I’m …

Deadgirl (2008)

Deadgirl (2008), Rated “R” Starring Shiloh Fernandez, Noah Segan, Jenny Spain Directed by Marcel Sarmiento and Gadi Harel Review by David L. Felts Rating  Have you seen this movie? High-schoolers J.T. (Noah Segan) and Rickie (Shiloh Fernandez) occupy the bottom rung on the social ladder at their local high school, so …

Primeval (2007)

Primeval (2007) Rated “R” Starring Dominic Purcell, Brooke Langton, Orlando Jones, Jurgen Prochnow Directed by Michael Katleman Reviewed by Nicholas Ozment Rating  Have you seen this movie? The most interesting thing about Primeval was the advertising campaign. If you only saw the preview before watching it, you’d probably go in expecting a serial-killer …