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  • Booksmart

    Booksmart

    ★★★★½

    Given the hype and solid marketing surrounding it, I had a feeling "Booksmart" would be up my alley, but holy crap I still did not expect to genuinely fall in love with it as much as I truly did. The multi talented Olivia Wilde completely knocks her directorial debut out of the park here, crafting such an honest portrayal of high school, while also incredibly entertaining in its wild nature yet just an all around endearing and consistently hilarious addition…

  • John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum

    John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum

    ★★★★

    Delivering upon some of the most relentless and brutal hand to hand combat fight sequences perhaps ever put to film, as well as the flawless fight choreography we've come to expect, while furthering the surprisingly rich mythology in some pretty fascinating ways, this third installment just further cements the John Wick franchise as one of the most consistently exhilarating and unique ones out there, not just for the action genre, but film in general. Keanu Reeves continues to excel as…

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  • Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

    Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

    ★★★★½

    Practically a big "Fuck You" to the typical mainstream Young Adult fairs we see nowadays, "Me and Earl and Dying Girl" is equally earnest, often hilarious and touching coming of age story. It is also very quirky and off-beat in its nature, and because of that it's likely to divide the typical audience that would usually go ahead over heels for this type of movie, but who cares about them anyway.

    Alfonso Gomez-Rejon is definitely a talent to look out…

  • 10 Cloverfield Lane

    10 Cloverfield Lane

    ★★★★

    If "10 Cloverfield Lane" mystery box marketing strategy, is used for many more movies to come in the future, then count me completely in.

    Where as, 2008's "Cloverfield" intent was to visually frighten its core audience until they feel the need to grasp for air, "10 Cloverfield Lane" takes a entirely different spin, and no, JJ Abrams was not lying about this not being Clverfield 2. This plays like one of those old school scary movies, one that takes its…