Coco

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

I’m way over-thinking this. Continue reading

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Lights Out

Lights OutDirector: David F. Sandberg
Run Time: 1h 21m
MPAA: PG-13
Stars: 1.5

Horror films succeed when they lay the ground rules and follow them exclusively. Things start to go wrong when the rules change in the middle of the game. Lights Out falls victim to this loose and inconsistent storytelling. Continue reading

Ghostbusters (2016)

GhostbustersDirector: Paul Feig
Run Time: 1h 56m
MPAA: PG-13
Stars: 3.5

The amount of anger and outrage over the new Ghostbusters is astounding. After seeing the film for myself, I have to say I do not understand what everyone’s problem is. Did we see the same movie? Continue reading

Insidious

InsidiousDirector: James Wan
Run Time: 1h 43m
MPAA: PG-13
Stars: 3.0

The first time I watched Insidious I was house/dog-sitting for a friend. My husband was upstairs asleep with the dogs and I was alone in the family room. Needless to say, I was scared out of my mind. Quite a few times I thought, “What the hell am I doing!?” Lucky for me the movie took a hard turn into Cheesyville and I was able to sleep nightmare-free. Continue reading