Tag: Jeremy Renner

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Tag’ mines the heart and humor from an absurd, true-to-life premise

| June 30, 2018 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Tag’ mines the heart and humor from an absurd, true-to-life premise

If anything can be said about Hollywood filmmaking today, it would have to be the fact that almost anything can be made into a movie these days. From spur-of-the-moment ideas to stories that have been boiling for decades, with the proper backing, almost anything can make its way to the big screen if it’s sold […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Wind River’ is as beautifully cold and unforgiving as its setting

| August 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Wind River’ is as beautifully cold and unforgiving as its setting

Taylor Sheridan isn’t a name that might initially spark recognition from name alone from anyone who isn’t heavily invested in the film scene, but there’s a good chance you’ve at least heard great things about the films he writes. His debut screenplay, “Sicario,” debuted at the Cannes Film Festival in May 2015 and released to […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Arrival’ is the sci-fi masterpiece of a generation

| November 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Arrival’ is the sci-fi masterpiece of a generation

Hollywood has had a proverbial erection for space movies in the past couple years, and with good reason. Starting small with movies like “Sunshine” and “Moon,” filmmakers began to realize the power that isolation in space puts on a human thematically. Follow that up with the world-stopping tension of “Gravity,” mix it with the cerebral works […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Captain America: Civil War’ is the best Marvel film to date

| May 4, 2016 | 2 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Captain America: Civil War’ is the best Marvel film to date

At this point, it’s easy to lose track of all of the superhero movies to date, whether it be in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, DC or any other kind, there are simply too many to keep up with now. With some disappointing flicks like “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice,” it’s easy to think that […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation’ is as cool as it is thrilling as it is genuinely great

| July 28, 2015 | 1 Comment
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation’ is as cool as it is thrilling as it is genuinely great

“Alright fellas, what’s cooler than bein’ cool? ICE COLD! Alright, alright, alright, alright, alright, alright, alright, alright, alright, alright, alright, alright, alright, alright.” – Ancient Western Proverb It’s no secret that the “Mission: Impossible” movies are cool. They exist to be cool. But this fact was turned up to 11 in 2011 with Brad Bird’s fourth entry into […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: “Avengers: Age of Ultron” saves itself from being another repetitive superhero film

| May 12, 2015 | 1 Comment
MOVIE REVIEW: “Avengers: Age of Ultron” saves itself from being another repetitive superhero film

The Avengers was a feat of mastery of an incredibly epic proportion, plain and simple. Joss Whedon created something the film community had not seen before, an ambitious and bold piece of filmmaking that worked, down to a T. We had never seen anything of this size and originality before and it’s hard to say that […]

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