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Aron Medeiros

Aron Medeiros
Aron Medeiros is the movie critic for Maui Watch. He lives on the beautiful island of Maui and is also a member of the elite Hawaii Film Critics Society and an active cast member of the NerdWatch pod cast. He is a 2003 graduate from King Kekaulike High School. His favorite film of all time is “Back To The Future”. He has worked at Consolidated Kaahumanu Theaters for nearly 13 years as a Sales Associate and making his way up to Assistant Manager. He has loved movies since he was a young boy, where his Grandfather started his love for the movies.

A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews – “Bill & Ted: Face The Music”

The dudes who took you on an excellent adventure and a bogus journey are back!  That’s right Bill & Ted of the Wyld Stallions return thirty years later to save the world with their life changing song. Stars Alex Winter and Keanu Reeves return to their most excellent roles in “Bill & Ted: Face The Music”. Original creators and screenwriters Chris …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “Tesla” (2020)

The biopic of “Tesla” was indie writer and director Michael Almereyda’s passion project, that was nearly forty years in the making. While most filmmakers play it safe and go for the Hollywood biopic formula. Almereyda’s 1880 period piece, cleverly turns the genre on it’s head and eschews those standard conventions. To tell the story the fourth wall is broken, while …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “Project Power” (2020)

In the first year of not getting the traditional summer blockbusters in theaters. You can count on Netflix to deliver the goods and scratch that summer movie blockbuster itch. Their latest original film “Project Power” is led by two Hollywood A-listers, Oscar winner Jamie Foxx and Joseph Gordon Levitt. The two acting veterans are joined by young actress, Dominique Fishback …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “The Two Jakes” (1990) – The 30th Anniversary

A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “What I do for a living may not be very reputable… but I am. In this town I’m the leper with the most fingers”. A 30th anniversary celebration of Jack Nicholson’s “The Two Jakes”. A sequel to Roman Polanski’s 1974 noir masterpiece. Directed by Jack Nicholson “The Two Jakes”, appeared 16 years later to a tortured …

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A-Ron’s TV Reviews Presents: HBO’s “Perry Mason” Season 1 (2020)

Leading premium cable service company HBO has rebooted Perry Mason for a new generation and this isn’t your Grandma and Grandpa’s version of “Perry Mason”. Brimming with top notch performances and dripping in style, “Perry Mason” has a compelling mystery that is gritty and violent. The rebooted HBO series is set in 1932 and focuses on the origin story of …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “Until The End Of The World” (1991)

Although I was aware of German filmmaker Wim Wenders film, “Until The End Of The World”. I had never seen either of the films theatrical (two and half hour version) or the five hour directors cut until now (although there are four cuts in total including a twenty and eight hour cut). Thanks to the recommendation by my Hawai’i Film …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “Space Cowboys” – 20th Anniversary

A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “Yeah? Well I’ve got MediCare, go ahead and shoot your best shot!”. A 20th anniversary celebration of star, producer and director Clint Eastwood’s “Space Cowboys”. Eastwood directs one of his most charming, funniest and thrilling movies. “Space Cowboys” is at least three different movies: a high-tech “Apollo 13” like visual effects thriller, a charming comedy and …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “Teen Wolf” – 35th Anniversary

A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “You Are An Animal!”. A 35th anniversary celebration of “Teen Wolf”, the 1985 film that proved the cultural dominance of Michael J. Fox was not a fluke. Coming off the small screen success of “Family Ties” and the box office sensation that was “Back To The Future”. Filmed before but released after “Back To The Future”, …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: You Should Have Left (2020)

Mega horror producer Blumhouse, teams up with writer and director David Koepp in the new psychological haunted house thriller “You Should Have Left”. After coming together twenty one years ago in “Stir Of Echoes” writer and director David Koepp and star Kevin Bacon adapt the 2017 novella “You Should Have Left”. It’s a simple and effective journey into a dimension …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: Volition (2020)

Filmmaking brothers, writers and directors Ryan W. Smith and Tony Dean Smith’s clever sci-fi thriller “Volition”, originally premiered at Fright Fest 2019 and finally gets a wide release this past weekend on Apple TV, Prime Video and other digital platforms. “Volition” is a mind bending puzzle of an endlessly twisty sci-fi thriller. It’s no wonder the clever and inventive indie …

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