CELEBRATING A 40-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF STANLEY KUBRICK’S THE SHINING AND ITS LEGACY

Forty years ago (May 23, 1980), Warner Brothers released a psychological horror film that is praised as one of the most significant horror films of all time. The Shining was an understanding of how a man’s sanity began to deteriorate due to the influence of supernatural forces within the setting, the Overlook Hotel, putting his […]

A LOOK AT SOME OF THE BEST (AND WORST) FILM FRANCHISE FINALES OF ALL TIME | PART 2

BEST: HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON: THE HIDDEN WORLD One of the underrated DreamWorks Animation somehow gets bypassed when talking about film franchises. It all started with a young (yet odd) boy named Hiccup meeting a dragon, Toothless, after he shot him down. From there, it unraveled a gentle and touching series with how people […]

A LOOK AT SOME OF THE BEST (AND WORST) FILM FRANCHISE FINALES OF ALL TIME | PART 1

Everybody enjoys a satisfactory conclusion about whether it is in regards to a book, TV show, or film series. It allows us to embrace something that has lived by us during our childhoods or the mainstream pop-culture that changed us for years. Unfortunately, the pendulum swings in both directions when it comes to these finales, […]

DISNEY’S MCU PHASE 4 SLATE OF FILMS BECOMING AN UNEXPECTED MESS

Sometimes in life, the stars do not align and not everything can work out the way as one intends. Maybe it is to teach us that hope sometimes is just out of our reach. Disney threw all their gargantuan features out the window last year into theaters, making over thirteen billion dollars and garnering significant […]

REVIEW | IP MAN 4: THE FINALE

If one has not watched the Ip Man series by now, they are missing out on a hell of a lot of fun and ingenuity. Somehow, the fourth and final installment wraps up this beautifully choreographed action franchise on a stirring note. We have come a long way since the release of the first Ip […]

CORONAVIRUS HAS PUSHED THE BOX OFFICE TO SUDDEN DEATH FOR 2020 AND 2021 RELEASES

The coronavirus pandemic has been roaring through the entire world with such ferocity that there is no stoppage of its presence. Everyone has been making numerous precautions and attempts to stay quarantined or isolated for as long as possible, with businesses and corporations shutting down for quite some time. Movie theaters are closed, and some […]

CELEBRATING A 21-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE MATRIX AND ITS LEGACY

Twenty-one years ago (March 31st, 1999), Warner Brothers released a science fiction film that transcended the use of special effects and action sequences, making it one of the most influential films of all time. The Matrix was a philosophical understanding of how humans live in a world that is not “real”, manipulated by machines which […]

REVIEW: THE HUNT

Taking down individuals for a sport needs to have some type of logical reasoning behind it. Whether it is over beliefs, religion or some moral consensus, hunting individuals down would be unequivocally frowned upon in today’s society. The Hunt seeks to mirror the events that occur within modern America yet fails to properly institute any […]