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Barry’s Movie Review: Fences

Seeing your favorite movie stars grow up, become old and still remain at the top of their craft is a privilege. My Dad got to see Sean Connery, Jack Lemmon, Paul Newman, Robert Redford and James Garner age gracefully and deliver some of their best work in their golden years. Watching “Fences,” I had the realization that this was happening …

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G Money’s Movie Review: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

No matter how you feel about Disney purchasing the Star Wars license, Disney is currently fulfilling every Star Wars fan’s dream. Every year for the foreseeable future Disney will be releasing a Star Wars movie, from the “episode” films to the stand alone stories, we will be immersed in a galaxy far, far away. 2016 marks a historical moment in …

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Barry’s Movie Review: Trolls

The plot of the “Trolls” movie is a blend of puns and old hat storytelling, with a rotten message at its center. In a land where giant, revolting creatures named Bergens lurk nearby, there’s a tree full of small, adorable trolls. Whereas the Bergens are glum and hungry, the trolls are constantly singing, happy and full of inner sparkle. With …

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G Money’s Movie Review: Hacksaw Ridge

Every passing year the memories of the men who fought and died for the freedoms we so often take for granted slowly disappear in our rear view. I grew up in a home where history was front and center. Their was a reverence for those that made the ultimate sacrifice in wartime. Too often we forget that the men of …

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G Money’s Movie Review: Moana

Disney, as of late, has had quite a bit on their plate. Their handling of both the Marvel and Star Wars movie franchises would be enough for multiple studios to deal with. This does come at a cost of other Disney franchises, namely the Disney princess movies. The last traditional hand drawn Disney princess film from 2009, “The Princess and …

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G Money’s Movie Review: Arrival

Alien contact films have straddled the line between entertainment and hard sci-fi. The question of what if we humans were visited by otherworldly species has always been a fascinating one. “War of the Worlds” from 1953, “Close Encounters” from 1977, “Contact” from 1997, and more recently “District 9” from 2009 have been prime examples of alien contact films that were …

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G Money’s Movie Review: Doctor Strange

Marvel Studios has, for many years now, successfully been entertaining audiences and being a financial box office juggernaut. When a formula works, like Marvel’s does, from a studio standpoint it doesn’t make financially good sense to stray from it. While Guardians of the Galaxy was a refreshing comic stroke of genius outside of the Marvel norm, Doctor Strange is the …

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G Money’s Movie Review: Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

In 2012, Tom Cruise gave audiences their first taste of Lee Child’s popular book character, Jack Reacher. Jack Reacher was and is an action filled romp that harkens back to 80’s action adventure films that relied on bigger than life characters doing unbelievable feats to thwart the forces of evil. Now, Jack is back and ready to help those that …

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G Money’s Movie Review: The Accountant

Ben Affleck has a knack for picking film projects that are polarizing. For every “Argo” there is a “Pearl Harbor”. Affleck picks amazing projects that highlight his acting or directing talents or mediocre blockbuster fare that pleases the masses. This strategy has worked for him as of late and with the release of “The Accountant”, Affleck tries his hand at …

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G Money’s Movie Review: Deepwater Horizon

The Deepwater Horizon oil spill (better known as the BP oil spill) on April 20, 2010 was the biggest oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in the history of the oil industry. Eleven oil rig workers lost their lives and even more injured. The impact of the spill on ocean life and surrounding communities were felt long after the …

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