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  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    ★★★½

    There's some really solid stuff here. Mark Hamill is terrific as is his story with Rey. Adam Driver is again great as kylo. However, there are issues. The comedic bits didn't work for me, some characters felt pointless and it was too long. Still there's enough to give it a firm recommendation , maybe my hopes were too high

  • Wonder

    Wonder

    ★★★★★

    I wasn't crying...something in my eye. Much like the big sick this movie got me emotionally especially the transition to schools and the operations and hospital tags moment. Not only because Jacob Tremblay was also in Room, wonder does share other similarities.  His character is optimistic and full of no pun intended 'wonder' much like his character Jack in room. Owen Wilson and Julia Roberts are also very good. Sad but hopeful and powerful movie. Jacob didn't get an Oscar…

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  • Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie

    Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie

    ★★★★

    A true treat for Hey Arnold fans. Beautiful animation, funny gags and a good story. I loved the references to past characters like stoop kid and co. Long kept secrets both big and small are revealed, It's touching in parts. Being a fan of the original series i was not disappointed by this film

  • The Big Sick

    The Big Sick

    ★★★★★

    I didn't like some of the stand up comedy bits but when this movie either made me laugh or made me emotional it did so in such a powerful way. Having been in and out of hospitals my whole life, the hospital scenes really hit home for me. They were some of the most realistic depictions of the chaos and confusion illness can cause. The way Kumail has to process the sudden complications with Emily were beautifully played. Also how…