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Category Archive: Movie Reviews

Movie Review: ‘The Hitman’s Bodyguard

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Director: Patrick Hughes Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Salma Hayek, √Člodie Yung, Gary Oldman Plot: Vladislav Dukhovich, the brutal dictator of Belarus, is on trial at the International Court of Justice. The… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Dark Tower’

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Director: Nikolaj Arcel Cast: Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Taylor, Fran Kranz, Jackie Earle Haley, Claudia Kim, Katheryn Winnick Plot: Jake Chambers is a young boy plagued by nightmares about a man in… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘Martin’

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As we have written about elsewhere in the House, film and popular culture as a whole were dealt a massive blow recently with the passing of horror director George A. Romero. Romero singlehandedly… Continue reading

Movie Review – ‘Berlin Syndrome’

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Earlier this year at Sundance, filmmaker Cate Shortland was set to debut her indie thriller Berlin Syndrome to a waiting audience. What should have been a career highlight turned into a nightmare as… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Terminator 2: Judgement Day 3D’

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Director: James Cameron Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Robert Patrick, Edward Furlong Plot: A second Terminator is sent back in time to destroy John Conner before he can lead a rebellion against the… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Logan Lucky’

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Director: Steven Soderbergh Cast: Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, Riley Keough, Katie Holmes, Dwight Yoakam, Katherine Waterson, Hilary Swank, Daniel Craig, Sebastian Stan, Seth MacFarlane Plot: Three siblings, rumoured to have carry a family… Continue reading

Top 10 Humphrey Bogart Movies

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Hollywood icon Humphrey Bogart is an actor who has risen past being a great entertainer and has become a certified cultural icon. Even those who have never seen one of his movies recognize… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Big Sick’

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Director: Michael Showalter Starring: Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano, Adeel Akhtar, Anupam Kher Plot: Stand up comedian Kumail meets Emily following on of his performances. The two hit it off… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Trip to Spain’

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Director: Michal Winterbottom Cast: Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon Plot: Steve and Rob continue their restaurant tours, this time visiting Spain to enjoy gourmet food, share banter and swap witticisms. Review: This is an… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘War For the Planet of the Apes’ (2nd Opinion)

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Director: Matt Reeves Cast: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Amiah Miller, Karin Konoval, Terry Notary, Ty Olsson, Steve Zahn Plot: Caesar and his clan of apes have been fighting to protect their forest home… Continue reading