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Review: A Ghost Waits

February 16, 2021

Jack is a handyman hired to fix up a house that never holds its tenants long enough. The quiet, unsuspecting house is guarded by the ghostly Muriel, whose duty is to scare away any occupants. As Jack tries to clean up the place and prepare for new residents, Muriel tries every trick she knows to scare Jack out. Now, these people from opposite worlds start to question everything about their decisions.

Review: The Little Things

February 1, 2021

The first of Warner Bros’ 2021 HBO Max/Theatrical hybrid releases, The Little Things star Denzel Washington as a former LAPD detective turned deputy upstate who returns to Los Angeles on a procedural errand and ends up getting drawn into a case involving a serial killer being investigated by hotshot detective Jim Baxter (Rami Malek).

Review: Outside the Wire

January 18, 2021

One of the first big Netflix blockbusters for 2021, Anthony Mackie stars as an android super-soldier on a classified mission with a disgraced drone pilot during a future war in Eastern Europe in the sci-fi action movie Outside the Wire.

Review: Wonder Woman 1984

December 28, 2020

After many release date changes and uncertainty about if it would get a theatrical release at all, Wonder Woman 1984 is finally out in whatever theaters are open plus HBO Max at home. Check out our review to see how we thought it stacked up against the first movie.

Review: Iron Mask

November 24, 2020

Much hyped due to the first on-screen match-up between Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jackie Chan, Iron Mask features that fight and so much more in its over the top fantasy adventure that is arguably too overstuffed with plot and side characters.

Review: Jiu Jitsu

November 23, 2020

Combining elements of Mortal Kombat, Predator and The Bourne Identity, martial arts mash-up Jiu Jitsu is out now on Digital, VOD and in select theaters as Nicolas Cage, Alain Moussi, Juju Chan, Frank Grillo, Tony Jaa, Marrese Camp, and more team up to battle an intergalactic warrior named Brax, who comes to Earth every six years looking for honorable battles or else he will destroy the planet.

Review: Seized

October 13, 2020

Scott Adkins reteams with director Isaac Florentine for the new action movie Seized, where Adkins plays a former special forces operative who is forced to go on a series of escalating missions for a cartel boss who has kidnapped his son.

Review: By Night’s End

October 9, 2020

Out this week on digital platforms, By Night’s End is an effective and tense new thriller from director Walker Whited. Michelle Rose and Karl Yue star as married couple Heather and Mark, who are in a rough place with tragic events in their past and current economic concerns.  When a man named Parker (Carlos Aviles) […]

Review: The Last Laugh

September 15, 2020

A struggling stand-up comedian gets the biggest opportunity of his career opening for a big name comic but a killer is stalking backstage before the show in the new slasher movie from director Jeremy Berg, The Last Laugh, now available to rent or buy on VOD.