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  • Dumb and Dumber To

    Dumb and Dumber To

    ★★★★

    I was worried going into this film, but I came out pleasantly surprised.

    The first film, in my opinion, rarely has a joke that falls flat. It's just an expertly crafted comedy with a lot of nuanced, clever, blink and you miss it wordplay and good sight gags. The shame is that the style of the 90s comedy is over. We're in a new era of comedy films that rely more on heavy-handedness and less on subtlety.

    Having said all…

  • Jobs

    Jobs

    ★★★

    Admirable effort. Clearly all the people involved cared about this movie and the story they were trying to tell. Kutcher does a very good impression of Steve Jobs. However, this movie just feels like too much packed into its running time. It should've been more streamlined and perhaps spent longer on certain scenes. Also, Kutcher's performance sometimes seems less of a "getting into character" and more of an SNL impression. He gets the mannerisms and the characteristics down, but something…

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  • Black Dog

    Black Dog

    ★★★½

    I remember watching this a lot on VHS as a kid. Haven't watched it in probably over 10 years. But I still have a nostalgic fondness for it and it holds a special place in my heart despite being a sub par, run of the mill action flick.