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  • Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

    Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

    ★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Another Summer 2018 blockbuster, another disappointment, even with low expectations.

    I didn't hate Jurassic World, and I've liked Bayona's other movies, so I had some hope for this.

    The direction definitely feels like an improvement over the last movie, but the script is awful. I don't know if I was more annoyed by how stupid the twists were, or how predictable they were.

    A lot of the plot revolves around Pratt's special connection with a Velociraptor called Blue. Admittedly I…

  • Book Club

    Book Club

    ★★★

    I enjoyed this movie so much I was barely even furious when they played Charlie Puth's "Marvin Gaye," the worst song ever recorded.

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  • Deadpool 2

    Deadpool 2

    ★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Hmm. I kind of liked it, except for all the Deadpool stuff.

    Pros:
    - The new cast are all great. I was worried they would make Cable too jokey, but he works.
    - Julian Tennison is great as the only character in the movie to have any depth to them.
    - Negasonic Teenage Warhead has a girlfriend! It's good to finally see a non-straight X-Men character, though it's ridiculous that it took this long and that it happened here rather…