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  • The Commuter

    The Commuter

    ★★★

    I’m pretty sure Liam Neeson already made this movie but in the sky… I think it was called Non-stop. Your enjoyment of this film is predicated on one thing. . .how much do you like Neeson and his Taken schtick. . . Oh and if you can forgive his absolutely abysmal attempt at a New York accent. I had hopes for this film simply because of director Jaume Collet-Serra last film, The Shallows was such a surprisingly good film. Nope.

  • The Cutting Edge

    The Cutting Edge

    ★★★½

    Toe pick.

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  • King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

    King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

    ★★★

    Not sure why we needed another jaunt down the Camelot path but here we are. Generally, even a bad Guy Ritchie film is usually entertaining. . .save Swept Away. King Arthur is the mild form of the word entertaining but is nowhere near his best work. Ritchie chooses to focus his rendition of the tale on excalibur instead of any living character and that prevents any real character development. The narrative structure is derivative which make the film easy to…

  • Raising Arizona

    Raising Arizona

    ★★★★★

    Just hands down one of the greatest comedies of all time. Endlessly watchable. Endlessly quotable. In fact, if you don’t like this film we can’t be friends. There. I said it.