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Review of The Kitchen

Review: The Kitchen

On paper, The Kitchen has a lot going for it. It stars a trifecta of talented actresses (Tiffany Haddish, Melissa McCarthy, and Elisabeth Moss). Its director and writer, Andrea Berloff, is one of the writers b...
Review Hobbs & Shaw

Review: Hobbs & Shaw

When the words “Fast” and “Furious” appear as part of a movie’s title, it communicates a certain set of expectations. Big fights, unbelievable car chases, stunts and explosions galore, and in general a level o...
Midsommar Movie Review

Review: Midsommar

  In the weeks leading up to Midsommar’s recent release, part of a conversation between its director, Ari Aster, and Us and Get Out filmmaker Jordan Peele started making the rounds online. Originally part of a...
Spider-Man Far From Home Review

Review: Spider-Man: Far From Home

For all the epic thrills of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the movies — particularly during the Infinity War and Endgame period — have always had a certain weighty self-seriousness that threatens to overcome t...
Dark Phoenix Review

Review: Dark Phoenix

The X-Men saga as we know it is about to come to an end. Disney’s merger with 20th Century Fox means Marvel has finally regained movie ownership over the franchise, and it’s only a matter of time before Profes...
Toy Story 4 Movie Review

Review: Toy Story 4

When the first Toy Story film was released in 1995, it was a revelation. It wasn’t just that it was the first computer animated feature-length film (though, certainly, that accomplishment changed the industry ...

Review: Booksmart

Booksmart appears destined to be an instant classic of the high school movie genre. It’s an extremely modern, diverse, female-forward version of a story ripe for reinvention opportunities. ...