Category: Press Play

A Marvel-ous Debut

Review: Captain Marvel Starring Brie Larson, Jude Law, Samuel L Jackson,  Ben Mendelsohn, Dijmon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Annette Bening, Clark...

Can joy really come out of tragedy?

Review: If Beale Street Could Talk Starring: Kiki Layne, Stephan James, Regina King, Colman Domingo Screenwriter and director Barry Jenkins unexpectedly and...

A Gripping Detention

Review: Detention Sometimes a great game flies under the radar, detected only by a few people lucky enough to play it. This is the case with Detention, a survival horror...

Is ‘Vice’ character assassination?

Review: Vice (M) Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell, Sam Rockwell Adam MacKay left his stamp on the industry in 2015 with his writing on Ant-man, but more notably...

Changing perspectives on the road with ‘Green Book’

Review: Green Book Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini, Don Stark Peter Farrelly is better known for writing and directing boundary-breaking,...

‘Storm Boy’ magic resonates onscreen

Review: Storm Boy Starring: Geoffrey Rush, Jai Courtney, Erik Thomson, Morgana Davies, Finn Little Storm Boy, the novella by Colin Thiele was standard curriculum for...

Are we feeding each other hate?

Review: The Hate U Give (M) Amandla Stenberg, Russell Hornsby, Regina Hall, K.J. Apa It may be marketed as a teen drama but The Hate U Give, is an educational film that...

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...