“No Time to Die”, A Proper Send Off

By: Jacob Gross  The most recent installment in the James Bond franchise, “No Time to Die” subverts initial expectations, offering a vulnerable story juxtaposed with the action spectacles that the series is known for. The film is the fifth…

Why most Netflix holiday specials fall flat

It is that time of year again, the Christmas season and with that comes streaming websites promoting all the holiday movies they have.   I was struck by the amount of rom-coms Netflix promoted this year. It seems like…

Netflix’s “Devil All the Time” review

View of Main Street that was featured in "The Devil All the Time." Photo by Madelyn Alexander. Antonio Campos’ “The Devil All the Time” injects a star-studded cast into a dark Appalachian gothic narrative. The…

“Tenet”: Nolan film is a 2020 highlight

“Tenet” is the new film by acclaimed director Christopher Nolan who is famous for the films “The Dark Knight,” “Interstellar” and “Inception.”   “Tenet” stars John David Washington, Robert Pattinson and Elizabeth Debicki.   The movie has an…

New “Phineas and Ferb” movie

When Disney + originally launched in 2019, one of the bigger titles the streaming service promised was another “Phineas and Ferb” movie. Ending in 2015, “Phineas and Ferb” has been one of the more successful…

Review: Jordan Peele’s “Us”

As hinted in the trailer, Jordan Peele’s sophomore project and newest psychological horror, “Us,” details the story of Adelaide Wilson, a young woman who took a trip to visit her childhood home alongside her husband, son and daughter.   They expected to have a relaxing beachside vacation alongside their friends, but instead, when…