Movie Reviews

Will Arnet reprised his role as Lego Batman after lending his voice in the popular "Lego Movie." Photo courtesy Den of Geek.
“Lego Batman” builds humor and heart

It’s Christmas morning. You rush down the stairs and wake the entire family. Eventually, present-opening time arrives,...

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“Elle” is a bizarre new turn for Paul Verhoeven

Paul Verhoeven — creator of a number of some of the best guilty pleasures the 1980’s had to offer, such as “Roboco...

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Martin Scorsese’s “Silence” tells a quiet tale about 17th-century missionaries

“It’s amazing that, with all the things against the film, that it got made and it’s going to be shown,” ...

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“La La Land” movie review

Damien Chazelle made a name for himself in 2014 upon the release of his massively successful film “Whiplash.” His cl...

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“Fantastic Beasts” casts a fantastic spell

Prequels generally have a bad reputation. While every now and then an “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom” sneaks ...

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“Before the Flood” review

Leonardo DiCaprio delivers a relevant and emotional message in his recent documentary “Before the Flood,” which leav...

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Denis Villenueve deciphers alien language in “Arrival”

Denis Villeneuve deciphers alien language in “Arrival” Brandon Schreur A & E Editor Throughout the years, we’v...

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Mel Gibson masterfully combines style and substance in “Hacksaw Ridge”

There are very few directors who are able to wrangle and produce a full story arc the way that Mel Gibson can. It was no...

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Marvel’s “Doctor Strange” marvels

In light of its ever-expansive cinematic universe, Marvel has done its best to make each of its entries feel unique and ...

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“Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” a so-so outing for director Tim Burton

Since early childhood, Jake’s grandfather Abe regaled him with fantastical tales of his adolescence spent battling mas...