You’re about to enter a dimension, not only of sight and sound, but of mind. That’s the signpost up ahead. …
The high speed hype train begins to slow down. The highly anticipated followup to the horror masterpiece Get Out ultimately falls short of the bar set by its predecessor. Many of the film’s elements work exceptionally well; but unfortunately, the film is held back from its full potential by weak writing and average directing.
Beware of Greeks bearing gifts; or in the case of this movie, the director gifts us a movie that looks fantastic on the outside, but is a disaster on screen. There is a good science-fiction movie in there somewhere. But because of the poor direction, the movies plays off as completely disjointed, lacking any emotional connection to the characters.
Captain Marvel hits theatres nationwide this weekend! Brie Larson’s Carol Danvers is delightful! Unfortunately, as enjoyable and fun as the movie is, it suffers from flaws that can be traced back to the writing and directing. Definitely a recommended watch, just lower your expectations a little.
The Omen meets Child’s Play. The Prodigy certainly has some good things going for it; Unfortunately, the vapid characters and paint-by-numbers plot keep the film from achieving what it so desperately wants to achieve.