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Doctor Sleep: Review

By Matthew Simmons As the Halloween season ends, filmgoers will have one last chance to experience scares in theaters next weekend with the release of DOCTOR SLEEP.  Serving both as an adaptation of Stephen King’s novel as well as a sequel Stanley Kubrick’s 1980 classic THE SHINING, the film follows an adult Dan Torrance (Ewan McGregor) as he struggles with sobriety and the trauma he … Continue reading Doctor Sleep: Review

Review: Bird Box

By Matthew Simmons      Saying 2018 was a huge year for horror films is an understatement. Films like Hereditary, A Quiet Place, and the Suspiria remake premiered to critical and commercial success, and some of those films are still major contenders in this year’s packed awards season (PLEASE don’t forget about Toni Collette, Academy). That momentum carried through all the way to the end … Continue reading Review: Bird Box

Review: Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse

By Anastasia Scott *Warning: Minor Spoilers for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse* Over the last decade, superhero movies have taken the world by storm. The Marvel Cinematic Universe has produced nineteen films alone and the DC Extended Universe is slowly but surely adding more films to their repertoire. Hollywood producing these huge blockbusters has brought comic books and superheroes more into the mainstream media. However, with … Continue reading Review: Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse

Review: ‘Palace’

By Michael Smith When I try to place Palace into a genre, drama is one of the first to mind, but this does not fully encapsulate this film. Rather, this film is best categorized within a type more associated with anime. I’m talking about the “slice of life” genre. “Slice of life” refers to a storytelling structure that presents a seemingly arbitrary sample of a character’s life. … Continue reading Review: ‘Palace’