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  • Bird Box

    Bird Box

    ★★½

    A mash-up of The Mist, A Quiet Place, and The Happening, Bird Box stands firmly in the 'wasted potential' category. There are moments of brilliance - the boat scene before the rapids and the final rush through the woods at the end - but they are just moments in an otherwise mediocre film.

    In these types of post-apocalyptic scenarios, the apocalypse itself is the mystery and the main hook. Here, Bird Box sets up, admittedly, a very intriguing premise. Despite…

  • The Mule

    The Mule

    ★★½

    For possibly the last film from Clint Eastwood, The Mule is a disappointingly bland experience.

    The trailers, and perhaps I'm naive for still believing in trailers, showed off a gritty, unpredictable thriller. Instead, I saw a predictable drama with hit-or-miss comedy and boring characters.

    The characters have nothing to them, especially Bradley Cooper as a hot-shot DEA agent. The film tries to develop him three quarters through the film, but by then it doesn't matter. Every time you begin getting…

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  • The Red Pill

    The Red Pill

    ★★★★

    A great primer on the Men's Rights movement and the problems facing men today. The structure of the documentary doesn't feel 100% cohesive, but the content within is emotional, factual, and terrifying.

  • Hot Fuzz

    Hot Fuzz

    ★★★★½

    Hot Fuzz is the rare film that tries to be everything and succeeds. It's a balls-to-the-wall action film, an emotional drama, a hilarious comedy with even a little horror thrown in, all fueled by the always amazing chemistry between Simon Pegg and Nick Frost.