Tag: Ron Howard

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ delivers a great introduction to one of the saga’s most beloved characters

| June 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ delivers a great introduction to one of the saga’s most beloved characters

A Brief Note: If you are like me and enjoy going into these films with as little information as possible, this review will only contain very early plot points¬†and character names, though I will still try to be as vague¬†as possible. If that is you, then it may be best to go see the film […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Inferno’ is nothing more than the schlock we’ve all come to expect

| October 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Inferno’ is nothing more than the schlock we’ve all come to expect

One film memory I have in my earlier life is my mother and father losing their collective minds over the 2006 film “The Da Vinci Code” at its release. They both voraciously ate up the book and made it their mission to seek out the film on opening night at our closest movie theater. Meanwhile, […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘In the Heart of the Sea’ is a stale whale tale

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘In the Heart of the Sea’ is a stale whale tale

My first encounter with the tale of “Moby Dick” was with the 1996 film “Matilda,” when the title character is questioned by her father about the vaguely sexual nature of the book’s title. Of course, being five and terrified of “Matilda,” this joke went completely above my head until many years later when I got […]

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