Movie Review: Brightburn.
Horror
Movie Review: Brightburn. This dark riff on Superman’s origin story doesn’t delve deeply into its ideas, instead focusing on its horror elements. You don’t have to be big into comic books to know Superman’s origins:  …
VOD Triple Play: Godzilla (Netflix).
Posts
VOD Triple Play: Godzilla (Netflix). Netflix’s trilogy reinvents Godzilla in interesting ways, deftly re-purposing decades of monsters and lore. Toho’s big green kaiju has been around for almost seventy years, and in that time he’s …
VOD Review: The Perfection.
Reviews
VOD Review: The Perfection. The Perfection is grindhouse revenge porn with all the style and subtlety of a meat cleaver. Netflix’s latest horror flick falls into the trap of thinking itself more clever than it …
Movie Review: High Life.
Movie Reviews
Movie Review: High Life. Visually engaging and brutally transgressive, High Life is bleak science fiction dystopia at its most obliquely artistic. High Life is one of those low concept artistic films that defies the categorization …
Movie Review: Pet Sematary.
Horror
Movie Review: Pet Sematary. This uninspired retread squanders its potential and doesn’t even rise to the level of laughably bad. Sometimes dead is indeed better.  Better that Pet Sematary continued to placidly molder in its …
Movie Review: Shazam!
Action
Movie Review: Shazam! While Shazam! sometimes shares Billy Batson’s issues with figuring out whether it’s a child or a man, the film has enough fun and action to make it big. Buckle up everyone, we’re …