‘The Nice Guys’: MOVIE REVIEW

Shane Black’s The Nice Guys is my most anticipated film of the summer, and I was pleasantly surprised to learn that the outrageously funny buddy-cop film lives up to my expectations. Black, who is best known for being the 80s wunderkind who wrote Lethal Weapon and a slew of other action films from that era,…

‘Money Monster’: MOVIE REVIEW

I was looking forward to Jodie Foster’s Money Monster going into this film. The summer movie season is always packed with action and science fiction films, so I always welcome counter-programming like this. The film features a strong core cast of George Clooney, Julia Roberts, and Jack O’Connell. Everybody involved both in-front of and behind…

Midnight Special: MOVIE REVIEW

I unfortunately didn’t get to see Midnight Special, the new film from writer-director Jeff Nichols, at this year’s SXSW. I was too busy embarrassing myself in front of celebrities¬†(and potentially playing myself the whole time…). But I heard a mixed reaction from the general public on this one. I thought that was an interesting revelation…