Nightcrawler Movie Review

“Nightcrawler” Rotten Tomatoes: 95% Matter Meter: 7/10 ’s Release: 2014 Genre: Thriller Available: Youtube Review: “Fear is simply an acronym for – False Evidence Appearing Real” – Lou Bloom Nightcrawler is a mystery thriller starring Jake Gyllenhall as Lou Bloom, an eccentric, sociopathic, and unemployed petty-criminal looking to fast-track his career and “crawl” up the […]

Fractured Movie Review

“Fractured” Rotten Tomatoes: 61% Movie Matter: 7/10 ’s Release: 2019 Genre: Thriller Available: Netflix (Original) Review: “Fractured” is an intense psychological thriller from start to finish, and a must-see for Netflix-users! This Netflix Original features Sam Worthington, who is best known for his role as Jake Sully in James Cameron’s Avatar (2009), the highest grossing […]

Ad Astra Movie Review

“Ad Astra” Rotten Tomatoes: 84% Movie Matter: 5/10 ‘s Release: 2019 Genre: Sci-fi/Thriller Available: HBO Review: “Ad Astra” is sci-fi-space-thriller starring Brad Pitt as Roy McBride, a fearless and well-experienced “space cowboy” tasked with traveling across the solar system to rescue his well-respected and decorated astronaut father, Clifford McBride (Tommy Lee Jones), who has been […]

Big Time Adolescence Movie Review

“Big Time Adolescence” Rotten Tomatoes: 84% Movie Matter: 1/10 Stars Release: 2019 Genre: Comedy Available: Hulu Review: “Big Time Adolescence” is an awkward coming of age story starring Pete Davidson as Zeke, a 23-year-old high school dropout turned weed-dealer townie. Zeke’s best friend is his ex-girlfriend’s younger brother, Mo (Griffin Gluck), a nerdy high school […]

Ex Machina Movie Review

“Ex Machina” Rotten Tomatoes: 92% Movie Matter: 9/10 stars Release: 2014 Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-fi “One day, artificial intelligence will look back on humans the same way we look back at fossils and skeletons on the plains of Africa. As upright apes living in dust with crude language and tools, all set for extinction.” – […]

Cop Car Movie Review

“Cop Car” Rotten Tomatoes: 80% Movie Matter: 4/10 stars Release: 2015 Genre: Suspense/Thriller Available: Netflix Review: “Cop Car” is a dark-thriller that follows the story of two 10-year-old boys (Travis and Harrison), as they wander through the woods, and stumble upon an abandoned police cruiser. After scoping out the scene, the boys decide to steal […]

Baby Driver Movie Review

    “Baby Driver”   Rotten Tomatoes: 93%   Movie Matter: 8/10   Release: 2017   Genre: Action/Drama/Thriller     Review: Written and directed by Edgar Wright, “Baby Driver” stars Ansel Elgort, as Baby, an emotionally damaged young man, whose mistakes as a child landed him in debt to a mysterious crime boss, “Doc” (Kevin […]

Uncut Gems Movie Review

“Uncut Gems” Rotten Tomatoes: 92% Movie Matter: 6/10 stars Release: 2019 Genre: Drama Available: Netflix Review: “Uncut Gems” tells the story of Howard Ratner (Adam Sandler), a scum bag jewelry-store owner in New York City’s Diamond District. Howard operates his life like a poorly constructed Ponzi scheme. He is a compulsive gambler, and his addiction […]

The Night Clerk Movie Review

“The Night Clerk” Rotten Tomatoes: 34% Movie Matter: 2/10 stars Release: 2020 Genre: Crime/Drama Available: Netflix Review: “The Night Clerk” follows the story of Bart Bromley (Tye Sheridan), a 23-year-old front desk clerk at the Mercer Hotel. Bart has Asperger’s syndrome, a higher-functioning form of autism that makes him awkward in social situations. To avoid […]

The Way Back Movie Review

“The Way Back” Rotten Tomatoes: 84% Movie Matter: 5 stars Release: 2020 Genre: Sports/Drama Available: Netflix Review: “The Way Back” follows the story of Jack Cunningham (Ben Affleck), a former high school basketball star that has fallen on hard times since his high school glory years. Jack had the opportunity to play Division 1 Basketball, […]

Us Movie Review

“Us” Release: 2019 Rotten Tomatoes: 93% Movie Matter: 8 stars Available: OnDemand Review: “The lord shall bring evil upon them, which they shall not be able to escape; and though they shall cry unto me, I will not hear them.” – Jeremiah 11:11 The number sequence “11:11” appears in a variety of ways in Jordan […]

Joker Movie Review

Joker Release: 2019 Rotten Tomatoes: 68% Movie Matter: 6 stars Available: OnDemand Review: “Forgive my laughter, I have a condition.” Turns out that’s a big ask in the unforgiving city of Gotham, where laughter (unusual or not) can be seen as sinister. Joaquin Phoenix stars as Arthur Fleck, a wanna-be standup comedian, who suffers from […]

Ford v. Ferrari Movie Review

Ford v. Ferrari Release: 2019 Rotten Tomatoes Score: 92% Movie Matter: 7 stars Available: Amazon Prime & OnDemand Review: “Ford is an ugly company that builds ugly little cars in an ugly factory.” – Enzo Ferrari. An interesting take from the man who ended up selling his bankrupt luxury car brand to Fiat in 1969. […]

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Movie Review

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Rotten Tomatoes: 85% My score: 8/10 Stars Available: OnDemand Review: I thought Once Upon a Time in Hollywood was awesome, and I highly recommend checking it out. However, I don’t think this movie is for everyone, and let me explain why. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is a […]

Knives Out Movie Review

Knives Out Rotten Tomatoes: 76% My Rating: 4/10 stars Available: OnDemand  Genre: Mystery/Comedy Review: Knives out tells the story of a wealthy crime novelist (Harlan Thrombey), played by Christopher Plummer, who is found dead the morning after his 85th birthday party. The story takes place at the grandfather’s mansion, which is located on a small coastal […]

The Invitation Movie Review

“The Invitation” The Invitation was a solid movie, especially if you’re into horror and/or suspense films. With that being said, I think this movie is definitely worth a watch! The Invitation had some “Get Out” vibes to it, which I think makes sense based on their similar plots. If you enjoyed “Get Out”, you are […]

Richard Jewell Movie Review

Richard Jewell Release: 2019 Available: OnDemand Rotten Tomatoes Score: 76% My Score: 4/10 Stars Review: “There’s a bomb in Centennial Park. You have 30 Minutes.” These were the words that turned Richard Jewell from hero to villain in just a matter of days. The movie is based on the true story of Richard Jewell and […]