• The Black Phone

    The Black Phone


    Scott Derrickson revisits Sinister and throws Stephen King vibes into the mix. 
    Mason Thames and Madeleine McGraw are exceptional. 
    More Ethan Hawke and more delving into his backstory and it could’ve trailblazed to the greats of the genre.

  • Top Gun: Maverick

    Top Gun: Maverick


    We are the gold standard - Tom Cruise told his film crew on the set of Mission Impossible 7 last year. Well, Top Gun: Maverick once again confirms just that.

    Like many others in my circle of friends, I thought the original Top Gun was nice, but never special. For a movie about airplane dogfights, the action in the air is very hard to follow and the editing is often confusing. Of course, Top Gun was huge in its day, but…