Film Reviews

REVIEW: Frozen II

“Into the unknown!” As a huge fan of the first Frozen, my expectations were high for this follow-up. Love it or hate it, that first film is an iconic part of Disney’s filmography, leaving the sequel with some pretty big shoes to fill. That begs…

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REVIEW: Doctor Sleep (2019)

“The world’s a hungry place.” What does it mean to be magical? Do you have to be able to communicate with others telepathically to be considered magic? Or is being able to face your childhood fears and attempt to overcome them its own sort of…

Film Fest 919, Film Reviews

FILM FEST 919: Motherless Brooklyn

There aren’t a lot of films like Motherless Brooklyn anymore, but there really should be. Motherless Brooklyn tells the story of Lionel Essrog (Edward Norton), a private eye with Tourette’s syndrome, whose life is turned upside down when his boss and father figure, Frank Menna…

Film Fest 919, Film Reviews

REVIEW: Just Mercy (Film Fest 919)

There are times when you can tell exactly what a movie is going to be before it even begins. Just Mercy is one of those movies. The film follows the real journey of lawyer Bryan Stevenson (Michael B. Jordan), who goes to Alabama after graduating…

Film Fest 919, Film Reviews

FILM FEST 919: The Two Popes

Fernando Meirelles’ The Two Popes catches you off-guard early. Mere minutes into the film, ABBA’s smash hit “Dancing Queen” begins playing over a montage of religious activities, letting the viewer know what kind of film they’re really in for. It’s a very fun needle drop…

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Back 4 Thor – Love And Thunder Is Coming

Well then.  Mere days after the announcement that Taika Waititi would be returning to direct the fourth installment of the Thor series, Kevin Feige and company formally announced Thor: Love and Thunder at San Diego Comic Con on Saturday night. Incredible title and logo aside…

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REVIEW: Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019)

“You have to decide if you’re going to step up or not.” Spider-Man: Homecoming was a different kind of Spider-Man movie than the ones released before it. With Peter Parker’s introduction to the MCU, we found ourselves with a young, fairly inexperienced hero suddenly thrust…

Animation, Film Reviews, Films, Latest

REVIEW: Toy Story 4 (2019)

“I was made to help a child… I don’t remember it being this hard.” When I was a kid, I would sit on my grandmother’s couch for hours on end while a VHS copy of Toy Story played on the TV. When the tape ended,…

E3, JUMPCUT PLAY, PLAY Articles

E3 2019: Square Enix

With plenty of games in the pipeline and some truly exciting titles set to be fully unveiled, Square Enix certainly had all the pieces in place to assemble a memorable E3 conference this year. Titles such as Marvel’s Avengers and the long-gestating Final Fantasy VII…