Overall, 2017 was a pretty good year for film. There were a few months in the summer where it looked like there was going to be a repeat of 2016’s long line of disappointments, but it picked back up. By the end of the year, we were left with a good list of films. Shifting … More Most Anticipated Films of 2018
I have been holding off making this list for some time with some hope that films like Call Me by My Name and Phantom Thread would be released in theaters near me by now (as I am currently home for the holidays and not in Chicago). But alas! They have yet to arrive! … More My Favorite Films of 2017!
Bright colors, light action, well-placed comedy, and a tight plot are all the components that makeup Thor: Ragnarock’s whole. Marvel has proven themselves at experts at crafting aggressively likable summer blockbuster style entertainment. Even at their worst, normally a Marvel movie can at least make for a decent first time viewing (it is upon … More Thor: Ragnarok (2017) Movie Review
There is a beautiful moment amount the midpoint of this movie that has all our titular characters sitting down and eating dinner. Logan, Professor X, and newcomers X-23 all have dinner with a regular working class family. There is a calm to this scene, a beauty and also a sense of heartbreak. We’ve come so … More Logan (2017) Movie Review
The first “John Wick” was without a doubt one of the greatest pleasant surprises in recent film history. The action was amazing, Keanu Reeves was the perfect lead, the story was simple, and it was a stunning film to look at. “John Wick” was simple but had a deep-rooted mythology that was shockingly fun to … More John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017) Movie Review