Coco

CocoDirector: Lee Unkrich & Adrian Molina
Run Time: 1h 45m
MPAA: PG
Stars: 2.0

I’m way over-thinking this. Continue reading

Advertisements

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Jumanji 2Director: Jake Kasdan
Run Time: 1h 59m
MPAA: PG-13
Stars: 4.0

I was fully expecting to hate this Jumanji sequel. But I was delightfully proven wrong. Continue reading

Jumanji (1995)

JumanjiDirector: Joe Johnston
Run Time: 1h 44m
MPAA: PG
Stars: 3.5

A game for those who seek to find a way to leave their world behind.

Fun Fact: I owned the Jumanji board game when I was younger. Granted it wasn’t made of wood and voodoo. Continue reading

Thor: Ragnarok

Thor - RagnarokDirector: Taika Waititi
Run Time: 2h 10m
MPAA: PG-13
Stars: 3.0

What I Love: Taika Waititi, Chris Hemsworth, their real-life bromance
What I Do Not Love: Taika’s cinematic love letter to Rock, Paper, Scissors (starring Chris Hemsworth)

Strap in for Marvel’s Thunder, Fire, Death: A Comedy Continue reading

The Dark Tower

Dark Tower, TheDirector: Nikolaj Arcel
Run Time: 1h 35m
MPAA: PG-13
Stars: 1.5

Idris Elba lost a bet, right? I mean, I get why McConaughey agrees to sucky things. But Elba?! He must’ve made a rotten deal. Or blacked out for 6 months and woke up to find out he starred in this against his will. I need answers! Continue reading

The Mummy (2017)

Mummy, TheDirector: Alex Kurtzman
Run Time: 1h 50m
MPAA: PG-13
Stars: 2.0

Technically there is a mummy in this summer popcorn flick — and I guess hooray for female representation in the underworld or whatever. But she’s just one of MANY parts. Too many parts. Like, soooooo many parts! Continue reading

Wonder Woman

Wonder WomanDirector: Patty Jenkins
Run Time: 2h 21m
MPAA: PG-13
Stars: 4.5

Me before Wonder Woman: …but I’m not a feminist…
Me after Wonder Woman: …AND WOMEN ARE EVERYTHING! WE WILL SAVE HUMANITY AND RESTORE PEACE, LOVE, AND UNDERSTANDING! OVERCOMING THE ‘NO MAN’S LANDS’ OF OUR TIME WILL BE OUR QUEST AND WE WILL SUCCEED IN ALL OUR BAD*** FEMALE GLORY!…

Before Daenerys Stormborn of the House Targaryen, First of Her Name, the Unburnt, Queen of the Andals and the First Men, Khaleesi of the Great Grass Sea, Breaker of Chains, and Mother of Dragons…there was Diana of Themyscira, daughter of Hippolyta, Queen of the Amazons. And you bet your a** she’s a muthaf*****’ treasure! Continue reading