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  • I Can Only Imagine

    I Can Only Imagine

    ★★★½

    Usually I watch these Christian movies, while mocking them and mostly laughing at how bad they are. Sometimes, they are actually tolerable. This was one of those times.

    I mean, the story is quite cliched. Abusive parent, he can't find his way in life, bumpy relationship with a woman that loves him, etc.

    And the lead actor is kind of wooden, and looks far too old for the age is he playing.

    But you get that out of the way,…

  • The Hurricane Heist

    The Hurricane Heist

    ★★★

    So, the trailer was super awful. This looked like a direct to DVD movie that slipped through the cracks.

    And having seen it, it essentially is, but it wasn't as bad as the trailer made it out to be.

    I have always had a thing for Grace since way back on LOST, so I was always gonna check this out just for her. While I wasn't convinced she was a Federal Agent at all, she was okay once the action…

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  • Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

    Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

    ★★★★★

    I loved this book growing up and it really is one of the more perfect films from my childhood...and it was made 8 years before I was born!!!

    The kids are all fantastic and the ways they got them all were pretty fantastic. The music is great. The Oompa Loompa song is a classic. Discovering all this candy is such an adventure.

    But the real star here is Wilder. He is so good. At times he can be the warmest…

  • Snowpiercer

    Snowpiercer

    ★★★★

    Film is actually a pretty original concept. Global Warming was real, the world reacted to what they thought would save it, but ended up freezing it and killing nearly everyone minus the ones that got on this train. The poor are kept in the back, the class system increases as you get closer to the engine. So the poor people decide to take the train.

    It starts off a bit rough, but once the story gets going, you can really…