Category: Press Play

How Aquaman helped save the DC Cinematic Universe

Review: Aquaman  (M) Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Willem Dafoe, Patrick Wilson, Nicole Kidman To say the DC Extended Universe has struggled over the past few years is an...

Mary Poppins makes the perfect comeback

Review: Mary Poppins Returns Starring: Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer To imagine Mary Poppins as anyone else besides Julie Andrews in the...

Experiencing Final Fantasy VII again

Some stories are meant to be retold. It’s part of good storytelling: having something that takes on more significance with each subsequent revisiting, be it parts that...

Insightful Family Film Breaks Internet Culture

Review: Ralph Breaks The Internet Starring (the voice talents of) John C Reilley, Sarah Silvermann, Gal Gadot Arriving six years after the release of the original (!),...

The West Wing Continues to Be Relevant at 20

Two decades after the show debuted, Aaron Sorkin’s White House drama continues to speak to our political situation. The West Wing takes place in a fictional universe...

A small film that animal lovers will love

Review: Zoo (PG) Toby Jones, Penelope Wilton, Stephen Hagan Zoo follows the journey of Tom Hall, a young boy who loves animals as much as he loves humans. With his...

A Sneaking Success

Review: You Starring Penn Badgley, Elizabeth Lail, Luca Padovan, Zach Cherry, and Shay Mitchell. Based on a novel by Caroline Kepnes, You is a controversial show that...

Resident Good

Review: Resident Evil 2 The Resident Evil 2 remake is something of a paradox. For anyone who has played the first version of the game (released twenty years ago) it will...

A fire worth watching

Review: Firewatch There are games whose stories stay with you for a long time, leaving an indelible impression on you. Campo Santo’s Firewatch is one of these games....

Film noir that delivers style and substance

Review: Bad Times at the El Royale Starring: Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, Chris Hemsworth, Dakota Johnson, Jon Hamm, Cailee Spaeny, Lewis Pullman, Nick Offerman Arriving...