Category: Amazon Studios

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‘Hotel Transylvania: Transformania’ Review: Animated Sequel Charms, Reflects On Real World Situation

Sing 2 appeals to families in the dysfunctional theatrical circuit. Hotel Transylvania: Transformia, the fourth film in Sony’s animated film series, is now Amazon Prime. Suppose it feels like I’m unfairly maligning the current state of box office performance. In

‘The Tender Bar’ Review: Clooney’s Warmth and Heart Pour Life Lessons; Affleck And Sheridan Are Brilliant

The Tender Bar, from George Clooney pours out the warmth and heart of family and passion. Based on J. R. Moehringer’s memoir, Ben Affleck shines.

‘Being the Ricardos’: Sorkin, Kidman, Bardem Shine in Insider Look at Couple’s Romance and Production’s Troubles

Being the Ricardos is a unique look at the goings-on of a week in the production of ‘I Love Lucy,’ set against the troubled PR nightmare and a romance on the rocks.

‘Encounter’: Riz Ahmed’s Stellar Performance Supports Lackluster Story

Encounter features a stellar performance from Riz Ahmed, anchored by a story that knows what it wants to say, but struggles to find its focus. Now in theaters and on Amazon Prime on December 10.

‘The Electrical Life of Louis Wain’: Strong Performances, Visuals Support Lacking Story

Anchored through strong performances and impressive visuals, Will Sharpe’s ‘The Electrical Life of Louis Wain’ paints broad strokes of the artists life that derail the story. Now in theaters and streaming on Amazon Prime on November 5.

‘Justin Bieber: Our World’: Prolific Singer’s 2020 Concert Doc is More Concert Than Doc

Justin Bieber: Our World features concert footage from the NYE 2020 concert on the roof of the Beverly Hilton interspersed with documentary interviews on the performer’s growth. Unfortunately, it is less documentary and more concert.

‘Blumhouse’ Brand of Horror Is Back With ‘The Manor’ and ‘Madres’

Blumhouse Television returns to Amazon Prime with their final two horror stories, ‘The Manor’ featuring Barbara Hershey and ‘Madres’ featuring Elpidia Carrillo. Both titles are now streaming on Amazon Prime.

‘My Name is Pauli Murray’: Civil Rights Activist’s Life Comes Into The Light

“My Name is Pauli Murray” is the story of a Civil Rights activist whose name and work had previously remained undiscovered. The documentary brings her efforts to balance the rights of women, African Americans and the LGBTQ community. Now in theaters and, on Amazon Prime on October 1.

‘Cinderella’: Cannon’s Reimagining of A Classic Is One-Note

#Cinderella, a musical reimagining of the classic fairytale story is overambitious with its themes, using music to carry the story’s tune, rendering it one-dimensional.

‘Val’: The Life Journey Of A Complicated Soul

Val is an eye-opening, endearing, and ultimately life-affirning look into the career, life, and soul of one of our finest charcater actors