The Great Wall

The Great Wall (2016), PG-13  Directed By: Zhang Yimou Starring:  Matt Damon, Pedro Pascal, Jing Tian, Willem Dafoe, Hanyu Zhang, Lu Han, Eddie Peng,  Kenny Lin,  Junkai Wang,  Zheng Kai, Xuan Huang, Cheney Chen, Andy Lau Rating:  Reviewed by Xavier Emaka The good news is that Matt Damon is not …

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016), Rated R Directed by Paul W. S. Anderson Starring: Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Shawn Roberts, Ruby Rose, Eoin Macken, William Levy, Iain Glen Rating Reviewed by Xavier Emaka Have you seen this movie? The action usually starts mid-May as the summer block buster season finally …

The Huntsman: Winter’s War

The Huntsman: Winter’s War (2016), Rated PG-13 Directed By: Cedric Nicolas-Troyan Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron, Emily Blunt, Nick Frost, Sam Claflin, Rob Brydon, Jessica Chastain Rating:  Reviewed by Xavier Emaka Have you seen this movie? The Huntsman: Winter’s War is a spin-off of the Maleficent film and both a prequel …

Underworld 5: Blood Wars

Underworld 5: Blood Wars (2016), Rated R Directed By: Anna Foerster Starring: Kate Beckinsale, Theo James, Lara Pulver, James Faulkner, Charles Dance Rating:  Reviewed by Xavier Emaka Have you seen this movie? Kate Beckinsale makes a return to the underworld in this fifth chapter. While I’ve been a fan of the series since …

Passengers

Passengers (2016), Rated PG-13 Directed By: Morten Tyldum Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt, Michael Sheen, Laurence Fishburne Rating: Reviewed by David L. Felts Have you seen this movie? I didn’t have high expectations going into Passengers, mainly because my wife told me that she’d heard it wasn’t all that great. I’m pleased to …

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016), PG-13 Directed by David Yates Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller, Samantha Morton, Jon Voight, Carmen Ejogo,  Ron Perlman, Colin Farrell. Rating:  Reviewed By Xavier Emaka J. K. Rowling has finally joined the movie industry. She actually …

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. …

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 …

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 …

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 …