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  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    ★★★★★

    I was fortunate to see SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE on behalf of The Hollywood Reporter's Heat Vision blog early last week, for a massive Easter Egg piece I'll be releasing in a few weeks (I found nearly 90 in the film).

    I wrote this to my Sony PR Coordinator directly after seeing it:

    "The film was a realization of this comic book lovers’ dream. I’ve always imagined seeing comics come to life on the big screen as a reflection of…

  • Assassination Nation

    Assassination Nation

    ★★★★

    As a high school teacher, the exaggerated take on the culture of modern high school and social media rang incredibly true, at least until everyone starts wielding automatic weapons and samurai swords.

    I feel old every day that I don’t have a SnapChat and my students do, this movie solidifies it. The voice and attitude of these protagonists feels of a different generation than myself in a refreshing way. Sure, I have some problems with how the scenario and stakes…