If heavy-handed violence and action gives you the popcorn munchies, then “American Assassin” is fine enough Saturday morning matinee fare.
For a film called Good Time, this one is definitely not that… unless your idea of a “good time” is watching some amazing acting performances.
“The Hitman’s Bodyguard” is a throwback of sorts to the cold-war action flicks of the eighties, but with a lot more “mother-f—ers!”
“Logan Lucky” is sort of like the Trump presidency, in that it’s entertaining until you start to think about it, then it doesn’t make any sense…
“Wind River” is a crime thriller that mixes melodrama with Native American missing-person issues, to mostly satisfying effect.
Ms. Theron does do a lot of glaring into the camera while sexily smoking a cigarette, sometimes sans clothing, kicking the butts of Cold War evil-doers.
You will feel this amazing movie in your heart and in your soul; and if you see it in IMAX you’re going to feel it resonate throughout your entire body.
“Valerian” proves once again that special effects and style alone do not necessarily make a great film; but if they did, this would be one heck of a movie.
Wish Upon? Wish this film had different leads …
Baby Driver blends awesome action with a superior soundtrack in an original and logical way that makes it all an incredibly fun thrill ride.