Category: 2021

Total 13 Posts

‘Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’: Cartoonish Sequel Delivers Surface-Level Goods

Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard sees the return of Ryan Reynolds as a down on his luck bodyguard for hire who happens to be in the wrong place at the right time. It is endearing and the cast is charming even if the movie is cartoonishly over the top

’12 Mighty Orphans’: Sheer Determination, Guts Lead to Heartwarming True Story

12 Mighty Orphans is the story of a coach who was destined for greatness as he builds a football team at a Texas high school in the 1940s. Featuring a strong cast, including Luke Wilson, Martin Sheen, Robert Duvall and Treat Williams, 12 Mighty Orphans will capture your heart as much as it captured the attention of a nation. Now in theaters.

‘Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go For It’: EGOT Winner’s Life is In Good Hands In Stellar Doc

Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go for It illuminates the humor and the grace of Moreno, as well as lesser-known struggles faced on her path to stardom.

‘The Sparks Brothers’: Edgar Wright Brilliantly Explores the Musical Act You Never Knew You Were Missing

The Sparks Brothers documentary is everything you’d expect about a music act you’ve probably never heard of. They’re creative, they’re irreverent, they’re inventive. They’re Sparks.

‘A Quiet Place Part II’: Character-Driven Sequel Barely Misses First Film’s Brilliance

A Quiet Place Part II picks up a year after the events in the first film. John Krasinski returns to the director’s chair in a character-driven story that falls just short of the brilliance of the first film.

‘Dream Horse’: It Takes a Village to Build a Dream

Dream Horse Directed by: Euros Lyn Screenplay by: Neil McKay Starring: Toni Collette, Damian Lewis, Owen Teale, Joanna Page, Karl Johnson, Steffan Rhodri, Anthony O’Donnell, Nicholas Farrell, Siân Phillips It might be safe for me to say that we find

‘Pink: All I Know So Far’: Passion and Organized Chaos Drive Singer to Reveal Most About Her Life

Pink: All I Know So Far examines the life of Pink, the international music sensation as we follow her family on the 2019 Beautiful Trauma tour. Pink: All I Know So Far is on Amazon Prime.

‘Profile’: Bekmambetov’s Early “Screen Life” Story Doesn’t Hold up to Format

Profile, an early entry in Timur Bekmambetov’s “Screen Life” genre is the story of a freelance journalist’s attempt to be recruited into ISIS. Profile has strong characters and an unfolding drama that doesn’t hold up to the format. Profile is now in theaters.

‘The Boy from Medellin’: The Politics and Responsibility of Being a Performer Hit Home

The Boy from Medellin examines music sensation J Balvin’s return to his native Colombia for a concert. Documentarian Matthew Heineman is center stage to reveal the human connection to the man on stage. The Boy from Medellin is now streaming on Amazon Prime.