Hate Crime (2019) Movie Review

Hate Crime is a film from TriCoast Studios that will be released digitally on September 24, 2019. It is directed by Steven Esteb and focuses around a husband and wife after their son is set for execution for murdering his gay friend. They each have to deal with the regrets and fears that they have…

Pulp Fiction (1994) Movie Review

Pulp Fiction is a film about two hit men who have to retrieve a suitcase that was stolen from their boss. It starts as a smaller scale mission, but then begins to involve more and more people including a boxer that they pay to lose a fight. They then go through a series of many…

Dragged Across Concrete (2019) Movie Review

Dragged Across Concrete features police partners who are recently suspended for assaulting someone on camera. Without payment while they are suspended they decide to try and earn some easy money. However, while entering this criminal underworld they have to face much tougher obstacles than they ever anticipated. The film features Mel Gibson as Brett Ridgeman…

Driven (2019) Movie Review

Driven is a film told from the point of view of Jim Hoffman, who is an FBI informant. He moves to a house in California and his neighbor ends up being John DeLorean. As DeLorean is trying to make the car of his dreams he is lured into a cocaine deal by Hoffman which leads…

Rocketman (2019) Movie Review

Rocketman was released in the U.S. on May 31, 2019 and directed by Dexter Fletcher. It is a very refreshing and mostly real take on Elton John’s life. I thought that the cast in this film did a terrific job. The featured actor was Taron Egerton who played Elton John. Unlike Bohemian Rhapsody, all of…

The Hate U Give (2018) Movie Review

The Hate U Give (or THUG) was released in the U.S. on October 19, 2018. It was directed by George Tillman Jr. and is based off the book written by Angie Thomas. It offers a powerful message while still having a great story. The story centers around Starr who is the daughter of Maverick and…

Operation Avalanche (2016) Movie Review

Operation Avalanche was released in the U.S. on September 16, 2016 and was directed by Matt Johnson. This is different than most films as it is a “mockumentary” and it was definitely filmed in some very unconventional ways. The start of this movie is seeing our two main characters Matt Johnson and Owen Williams go…

Stronger (2017) Movie Review

Stronger was released in the U.S. on September 29, 2017 and was directed by David Gordon Green. This is truly a motivational and inspiring story that really connects with it’s audience. The story centers around Jeff Bauman as he wants to get back together with his ex-girlfriend Erin Hurley. He is trying to impress her…

First Man (2018) Movie Review

First Man was released on October 12, 2018 and directed by Damien Chazelle who also directed La La Land. First Man was a very different movie than most that I am used to seeing. It featured a lot of up-close shots with shaky camerawork. To me, I felt like they used this style to convey…