Review: Ready Player One

Directed by nostalgia extraordinaire Steven Spielberg, Ready Player One packs in the best of pop culture from the 1980s and 1990s. The film is based on Ernest Cline’s novel of the same name—which was so-so at b...

Review: Red Sparrow

Sex and violence. Some directors dream of leveraging the two to tell their story without being hounded by producers hungry for an audience-friendly PG rating. That said, it’s a surprise that Red Sparrow flau...

Review: Black Panther

Introducing a new franchise has always been a problem for the hugely successful Marvel Cinematic Universe, which now carries 18 films. Audiences don’t always warm up to new characters immediately, sweeping thro...

Review: Altered Carbon

Sex, drugs, non-stop action. There is so much to love about Netflix’s new sci-fi headliner, Altered Carbon. Powered by a no holds barred approach, the show hits every note for every flavor of sci-fi fan out the...

Review: Maze Runner: The Death Cure

The Maze Runner series is stuck in a precarious position. The genre that spawned its film adaptation is already dying, if not already dead in the water. Ever since the conclusion of the genre’s darling child...