REVIEW: ALIEN: COVENANT

Alien: Covenant stars Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterson, Billy Crudup, and Danny McBride, as a new crew takes off 10 years after the ill-fated Prometheus. The film, which acts like a follow up of Prometheus, also develops somewhat of its own story. This “prequel-trilogy” of films will lead up to where Alien (1979) begins. But through…

REVIEW: KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD

King Arthur: Legend of the Sword, put a new twist to the story that we all know. A boy named Arthur (Charlie Hunnam), taken from his parents and raised in a brothel, trains to become something more than who he is. After many years since his parents’ death, Arthur finds himself standing at the foot…

REVIEW: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL.2

Peter Quill and his merry band of misfits are at it again with kicking some evil alien butt. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 has much of the same elements that made us fall in love with these characters. The laugher and sarcastic one liners, with Rocket and Peter providing most of the laughs. But…

REVIEW: THE CIRCLE

The Circle is written and directed by James Ponsoldt (The Spectacular Now, Smashed) and tells the story of a young woman who gets a job at a high tech company, similar to Facebook and Google, and becomes entangled in the corporate drama as the company finds itself on the cusp breaching privacy laws. This film…

REVIEW: THE LOST CITY OF Z

Based on the 2009 novel by David Gann, The Lost City of Z takes us on an adventure as Percy Fawcett, a young military officer, goes on a quest to find a lost city in the Amazon. This lost city, referred to as “the city of Gold”, becomes Percy’s central focus, which leads him to…

REVIEW: FREE FIRE

Free Fire stars Cillian Murphy, Armie Hammer, Sharlto Copley, and Bree Larson in a story when a black market gun sale goes wrong, it leads to a furious exchange between two men, thus erupting into a plethora of gunfire. I always love a good story. My favorite movies always have a good storyline. Even with…

REVIEW: 13 REASONS WHY

In this Selena Gomez produced Netflix series, based on the critically acclaimed book by Jay Asher, 13 Reasons Why focuses upon suicide in a way that other films haven’t touched upon. Our story follows Clay Jensen (Dylan Minnette) as he receives a mysterious package on his doorstep. The package contains 7 tapes from his classmate…