Friday, May 19, 2017

ALIEN: COVENANT

Alien: Covenant movie poster
The spaceship Covenant, en route to a distant planet with a cargo of hibernating settlers, is forced to land on a nearby uncharted planet when an accident befalls the ship. The crew that includes Oram (Billy Crudup), Daniels (Katherine Waterston), Tennessee (Danny McBride), Lope (Demián Bichir), Karine (Carmen Ejogo), Ricks (Jussie Smollett), the android Walter (Michael Fassbender) and others are confronted with an unimaginable horror. They must fight for their lives in this alien world.

Thrills, chills and buckets of gore add up to

Friday, May 12, 2017

SNATCHED

SNATCHED movie poster
After her boyfriend breaks up with her just before their non-refundable exotic vacation, Emily Middleton (Amy Schumer) cons her mother Linda (Goldie Hawn) into going along for some fun and relaxation. But their good times in Ecuador end when the pair are kidnapped and held for ransom in Colombia. Frantic attempts to escape ensue.

Boisterous humor and good chemistry between the two stars give this predictable comedy an entertaining boost. There's nothing here you haven't seen before, but the teaming of Amy Schumer and Goldie Hawn is

KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD

King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword movie poster
Raised in a brothel after his royal parents are murdered by his treacherous uncle Vortigern (Jude Law), Arthur (Charlie Hunnam) grows up streetwise and unaware of his roots. He is forced to face his legacy when he pulls the legendary sword from the stone. Seeking his rightful place on England's throne, Arthur joins the Resistance while learning to embrace the power of Excalibur.

Striking visuals and a dynamic lead performance can't save this muddled origins story of the

Friday, May 5, 2017

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2
Peter Quill/Star-Lord (Chris Pratt), Gamora (Zoe Saldana), Drax (Dave Bautista), Rocket (the voice of Bradley Cooper) and Baby Groot (the voice of Vin Diesel) are busy battling a gigantic monster to save valuable batteries for Ayesha (Elizabeth Debicki), the leader of the Sovereign race. In return, Ayesha will release Gamora's estranged sister Nebula (Karen Gillan). But Rocket steals the batteries and the Guardians find themselves being pursued across the galaxy by the Sovereign and their hired hunter Yondu (Michael Rooker), who raised Peter from a young boy. While on the run, the Guardians encounter Ego (Kurt Russell), who claims to be Peter's real father. Life is about to get complicated and a new threat to the galaxy awaits.

The Guardians return in grand style with explosive

Friday, April 14, 2017

THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS

While on his honeymoon with Letty (Michelle Rodriguez) in Cuba, Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel) is forced into helping cyberterrorist Cipher (Charlize Theron) in her mad attempt to hold world leaders accountable for their actions. With the threat of nuclear destruction, it's up to Dom's crew to find him and put an end to Cipher's plan.

High-speed chases fuel another frenetic entry in this indestructible series. If you're searching for intricate plotting and award-worthy performances, look elsewhere. This is nothing more than

COLOSSAL

COLOSSAL movie poster
Thrown out by her boyfriend (Dan Stevens) for being an alcoholic and out of work, Gloria (Anne Hathaway) heads back to her family's small-town home for a change in life. She becomes a waitress at her childhood friend Oscar's (Jason Sudeikis) bar and spends the after-hours drinking with Oscar  and his buddies Garth (Tim Blake Nelson) and Joel (Austin Stowell). One day, she awakens with a hangover to news reports that a giant creature has attacked Seoul. This monster appears each night at the same time, makes weird gestures and disappears in a cloud of lightning. Gloria soon realizes that the creature is

Friday, April 7, 2017

GIFTED

GIFTED movie
Frank Adler (Chris Evans) struggles to make a living as a boat repairman in Florida while raising his young niece Mary (Mckenna Grace), who was left in his care after his sister committed suicide. Mary is a strong-willed child prodigy with uncanny mathematical skills that she inherited from her mother. When her first-grade teacher Bonnie (Jenny Slate) discovers her abilities, it isn't long before a normal school life disintegrates. Frank's estranged mother Evelyn (Lindsay Duncan) learns about