Category Archives: Science Fiction

Replicas (2019)

Oh, Keanu, I love you buddy, but for every John Wick or The Matrix, you always seem to find a way to challenge our faith in you by showing up in movies like Replicas. A poorly written, directed, and acted mess, that dangles some i...

Bumblebee (2018)

On this trip to the theater, I was joined by my brother, Andrew, and my niece, Kaitlyn. We all appreciated the Transformer films for what they were (brainless firework displays), but we were hoping for more from Bumblebee. So, thi...

The Predator (2018)

I have the feeling that a lot of this movie ended up on the cutting room floor, because this film didn’t make any sense to me. It’s an action comedy/slasher movie/warning about climate change/government conspiracy film. It’s like ...

Next Gen (2018)

What a gorgeous disaster! A nicely animated adventure, stuffed to the gills with ideas, with seemingly no idea how to put them all together. Netflix’s latest is a hodgepodge of badly conceived motivations, a confusing narrative, a...

The Meg (2018)

On this trip to the moving picture house I was joined by my brother, Andrew. We both knew very little about The Meg, but figured it might be fun. Jason Statham and a big f’in shark, should be good for a laugh, right? Wrong! This w...

Upgrade (2018)

Starring: Logan Marshall-Green, Richard Anastasios, Rosco Campbell, Betty Gabriel, Harrison Gilbertson Directed by: Leigh Whannell Written by: Leigh Whannell Rating: R Running Time: 1 hr 35 min. My 2 Cents: After his wife is kille...