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  • Batman Ninja

    Batman Ninja

    ★★½

    What happens if you take every anime trope ever and put a coat of Batman paint on it? Batman Ninja.

    Robin has a little monkey friend that he can communicate with.

    The art style is impressive most times, except I did have some issues with the cell-shaded animation style of the characters from time to time. Other than that, I loved the watercolor look, playing into the feudal Japanese theme.

    The film goes from ridiculous concept to absolutely over the…

  • Deadpool 2

    Deadpool 2

    ★★★½

    Many retreads from the first entry, but everything was bigger and badder and more fun.

    Zazie Beetz is a national treasure and we need tons more Domino in our lives and it was great seeing one of my favorite X characters, Cable, on screen with Brolin not phoning it in.

    The copious amounts of easter eggs and meta humor nearly demand a rewatch and some of the throwaway gags are incredible. The second end credit sequence especially.

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  • Batman vs. Robin

    Batman vs. Robin

    ★★★

    Best part was when Nightwing pulled the cape over a 12 year-old's head and repeatedly punched him in the face.

  • Contracted

    Contracted

    One of the most infuriatingly frustrating films I've seen this year. The premise is genuinely creepy (and gross) but the actions of the entire cast are completely illogical and ridiculous.

    If your vagina is gushing blood and maggots, your eyes are bleeding, your fingernails are falling off, and your hair is coming out in clumps you'd probably go to the hospital right? Apparently not if you're a self-centered twenty-something. In that case, you go to work, then try to win…