Tag: Stars

Sound of Metal Review

Sound of Metal Review

“A heavy-metal drummer’s life is thrown into freefall when he begins to lose his hearing.“ I had the opportunity to check out Sound of Metal during AFI Fest, and it was one of my favorite films from the festival. It was a film that stuck with me from the time the credits rolled as Riz … Continue reading Sound of Metal Review

Collective Review

Collective Review

Director Alexander Nanau follows a crack team of investigators at the Romanian newspaper Gazeta Sporturilor as they try to uncover a vast health-care fraud that enriched moguls and politicians and led to the deaths of innocent citizens. Within the first fifteen minutes of this film, you hear the words of heartbreak for a broken healthcare … Continue reading Collective Review

Embattled Review

Embattled Review

Raised by an abusive father, Cash (Stephen Dorff) channels his aggression to become a World Champion MMA fighter. Now accustomed to wealth, adulation and global popularity, he faces a new challenge when his second son is born with Williams Syndrome. But this time, rather than stand and fight, he runs. While Cash continues to make … Continue reading Embattled Review

LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special Review

LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special Review

Directly following the events of “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker,” Rey leaves her friends to prepare for Life Day as she sets off on a new adventure with BB-8 to gain a deeper knowledge of the Force. At a mysterious Jedi Temple, she is hurled into a cross-timeline adventure through beloved moments in Star … Continue reading LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special Review

Hillbilly Elegy Review

Hillbilly Elegy Review

A Yale law student drawn back to his hometown grapples with family history, Appalachian values and the American dream. 'We cannot change the cards we are dealt. Just how we play the hand.' An introduction to JD (Gabriel Basso) kicks off the film, and we weave in and out of the present and past times … Continue reading Hillbilly Elegy Review