War of the Roses

The War of the Roses (1989)

The War of the Roses is a black comedy that achieves something of an incredible feat. In a film starring Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner,...

Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)

KINGSMAN is a hyperkinetic, romantic love letter to the great spy films of old that balances a fine line between adulation and appropriation.
No Escape

No Escape (2015)

No Escape is a relentless tale of survival that plays it more old-school than safe. Drawing on suspense in place of over-the-top CGI effects,...

The House (2017)

THE HOUSE. I could easily make any number of house puns here but that would require a long 30-second effort - easily more effort than anything in the film.

Alien (1979)

Forget the now-legendary "in space, no one can hear you scream" tagline. Going by the logic of the Alien universe, it should read, "In space, no one will...
Hunger Games

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 (2015)

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 concludes the four part series in epic fashion with spectacular set pieces that up the ante from the previous...

The Martian (2015)

The Martian is a thrilling endeavor exploring the horrific consequences of a man stranded alone on Mars with the only available help literally years...
Star Trek Beyond

Star Trek Beyond (2016)

Just in the nick of time for the 50th anniversary of the franchise, Star Trek Beyond, the 13th entry in the Trek film series (and the third in the recent...
orient express

Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

A stranded train. A murder. 13 suspects. The world's most famous detective. This is the set up for Kenneth Branagh's ambitious MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS.

Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)

Solo is a rare title that perfectly clarifies expectation. It has to be asked: is Star Wars in danger of not being special anymore?

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