Tag Archives: Action

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...

Venom (2018)

Space goo is brought back to Earth and it gets inside Eddie Brock (Tom Hardy) a journalist investigating Carlton Drake (Riz Ahmed) an evil mega-rich douchebag. I have to say, I don’t have a lot of hate for this film. It’s got plen...

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 Happytime Murders (2018)

It’s been an hour since I saw The Happytime Murders, and I’m still trying to decide what this movie is. It’s not a particularly good buddy-cop movie, nor a memorable Muppet film. It didn’t feel like a Melissa McCarthy flick, and i...

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...

The Equalizer 2 (2018)

My 2 Cents: Your dad wants to be like Robert McCall (Denzel Washington) I guarantee it. He wants to dish out revenge, save kids with potential, and reunite families. He wants to do all this quietly and efficiently, with little to ...