Movie Review – Blindspotting

Gentrification, police brutality, gun violence and cultural appropriation have become political buzzwords. We hear them often now in the midst of some “political” conversation, often times these phrases are being used as carelessly as the action itself. While these things touch different cultures and people in different ways, there is a long history of the … Continue reading Movie Review – Blindspotting

Movie Review – Mission: Impossible – Fallout

With the release of Fallout, the Mission: Impossible franchise has been going strong for over 20 years. This impressive run has been fueled by its ability to continually put out great films. This consistency seems to come from an understanding as to what makes them so great. There is a formula to these films that … Continue reading Movie Review – Mission: Impossible – Fallout

Movie Review – Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Ten years ago, Mamma Mia! became a widely successful film adaption of the beloved Broadway musical. Fast-forward and we are given a sequel of sorts in Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. On the eve of her hotel’s grand re-opening, Sophie (Amanda Seyfried) is feeling somewhat lost and uncertain of herself after the recent passing … Continue reading Movie Review – Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Movie Review – Sorry to Bother You

Art is defined as “the expression or application of human creative skill and imagination.” Reminding you of the definition of art is probably the most pretentious way I could have started this review but it’s applicable and helpful when talking about writer/director Boots Riley’s debut, Sorry to Bother You. It’s easy to forget that film … Continue reading Movie Review – Sorry to Bother You