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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 Film Rewind Presents: The Legacy & Life Of Joel Schumacher

Sad news flowed through the film industry recently, as we lost filmmaker Joel Schumacher from a year long battle with cancer. Unfairly remembered as the horrible nickname of, Joel “I Ruined Batman” Schumacher, due to the outcome of 1997’s “Batman & Robin”. Many don’t realize or respect, what an influential filmmaker he was. He directed some of the classic films …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “Woodlawn” (2015)

TONY NATHAN (the subject of the film “Woodlawn”) Sibling co-directors Jon and Andrew Erwin, known as “The Erwin Brothers” are Christian filmmakers who realize that just because they’re making a message movie, doesn’t mean they have to make a sermon out of it. Unlike the other directing duo, The Kendrick Brothers, who are responsible for “Fireproof” and “Courageous”. The Erwin …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: 7500

“7500” is the code for an airplane highjacking and the title to the new Amazon Prime original movie, starring Joseph Gordon Levitt. “7500” is meant to keep you in high altitude, with tension as the entire film is confined to the 747’s tiny cockpit. I say if you thought an 8 hour plane ride in those uncomfortable chairs were torture, …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: The Blues Brothers – 40th Anniversary

A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “We’re On A Mission From God”. An 11-part, 40th anniversary celebration of “The Blues Brothers”. Call it a musical, a comedy, a buddy movie or a bloated vanity project. Call it what you want, It’s an absolute classic in all sense of the word, filled with memorable gags and soul stirring musical numbers. “The Blues Brothers” …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: The Best Of Spike Lee

Spike Lee is back two years after his Oscar win for “The BlackKklansman”, with his first full length feature directed for Netflix. His film “Da 5 Bloods” is now available to stream on Netflix and it’s one not to be missed. As he has witnessed time after time, over his 40 year career as a filmmaker and screenwriter is that …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: Days Of Thunder – 30th Anniversary

A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “There’s nothin’ I can’t do with a race car”. A 30th anniversary celebration of “Days Of Thunder”. The 1990 Tom Cruise vehicle found him wanting “the need for speed” as he reunited with his “Top Gun” director Tony Scott and producers, Jerry Bruckheimer and Don Simpson. Failing to deliver the sizable audience, mediocre box office numbers …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: Dick Tracy – 30th Anniversary

A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “Calling Dick Tracy. Come In Tracy”. A 9-part, 30th anniversary celebration of actor, producer and director Warren Beatty’s ground breaking adaptation of Chester Gould’s classic comic strip. Every big director of the era, including: John Landis, Walter Hill, Tom Mankiewicz, Steven Spielberg and even Martin Scorsese had wanted in to direct. “Dick Tracy” was Disney’s answer …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: Da 5 Bloods

Spike Lee’s newest joint, “Da 5 Bloods” is his first foray into directing a full length feature for Netflix. Spike Lee continues to be on the top of his game like never before, giving us one of the most impactful and thought provoking films of his career. Spike Lee has created 2020’s first true Oscar contender. “Da 5 Bloods” is …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: Mr. & Mrs. Smith – 15th Anniversary

“Mr and Mrs Smith”, became a stand out among the typical espionage focused action films. Though often compared to the popular couple spy movie “True Lies”, the film managed to hold its own by taking the concept into a more developed direction. Directed by “The Bourne Identity” director Doug Liman, who made his screenwriter come up with 50 different endings (including …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: Urban Cowboy – 40th Anniversary

A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “Sometimes even a cowboy’s gotta swallow his pride to hold on to somebody he loves”. A 40th anniversary celebration of “Urban Cowboy”. John Travolta traded disco for a mechanical bull and his white polyester for a black Stetson, in this adaptation by director James Bridges. With a story, cast, and setting that were essentially “Saturday Night …

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