Film Reviews

Jacob’s Reviews

The Mandalorian S2: E5 “The Jedi” – Review

Apologies for missing last week. Director: Dave Filoni Writer(s): Dave Filoni Cast: Pedro Pascal, Rosario Dawson Synopsis: The Mandalorian and the Child continue their journey through a dangerous galaxy. Dave Filoni might be one of the biggest Star Wars nerds in the galaxy. The way he cares for these characters, situations, meanings, and frankly just … Continue reading The Mandalorian S2: E5 “The Jedi” – Review

Mank – Review

Director: David Fincher Writer(s): Jack Fincher Cast: Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried, Lily Collins Synopsis: Follows screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz’s tumultuous development of Orson Welles’ iconic masterpiece Citizen Kane (1941). I doubt that when Citizen Kane initially flopped at the box office that Orson Welles knew the impact his film would have on history. Highly regarded as one of the … Continue reading Mank – Review

Lego Star Wars Holiday Special – Disney+ Review

Thank you to Disney+ for allowing me to watch and review this show! Director: Ken Cunningham Writer(s): David Shayne Cast: Kelly Marie Tran, Matt Lanter, Billy Dee Williams Synopsis: Rey leaves her friends to prepare for Life Day as she sets off on an adventure to gain a deeper knowledge of the Force. At a mysterious temple, … Continue reading Lego Star Wars Holiday Special – Disney+ Review

Ricky’s Reviews

Mank Review

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing wit and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish “Citizen Kane.” You feel the Atticus and Reznor score as the film tells the tale of what happened to Mank and why he is laid up in bed with a bum leg. The early … Continue reading Mank Review

The Antidote Review

Made in response to the times we are living in, THE ANTIDOTE weaves together stories of kindness, decency, and the power of community in America. It’s about everyday people who make the intentional choice to lift others up, despite fundamentally unkind realities in our society that contradict the founding ideals of our country. We get … Continue reading The Antidote Review

The Accidental Wolf Review

Katie Bonner lives an unexceptional life. Married to a successful attorney, she cares for their newborn, and quietly exists in her Manhattan penthouse. One night, Katie (played by the Tony Award® winning Kelli O’Hara) receives a call from an unknown number. On the other line, a distressed man fights for his survival as gunshots and explosions echo in … Continue reading The Accidental Wolf Review