Review – Dying Hard For A Towering Inferno (“Skyscraper”)

This makes the 126th film this year that Dwayne Johnson has been in, although I think my math be a little off. Yes, the Rock is back–again–as an action hero–again–saving an incredibly tall building from some bad guys. Oh, but THIS time, he’s sporting an artificial right leg. Well, at least THAT’S different! Say hello…

Review – Quick Henry, the Flit! (“Ant-Man & The Wasp”)

It sounds like a old 50’s title, like The Incredible 50ft Woman or Jesse James Meets Frankenstein’s Daughter, but it’s not! It’s a sequel to 2015’s highly successful Ant-Man that entered the MCU with a bang. This movie is set between the events of Captain America: Civil War and Avengers: Infinity War. * Who knew…

Review – It’s All Fun And Games Until… (“Tag”)

Based on a true story of ten middle-aged guys that kept playing ‘tag’ for 23 years and even videotaped their goofy exploits. This is also the movie where, after doing major stunts on actioners like The Avengers and Jason Bourne, Jeremy Renner fractured both his wrists doing this comedy. Hey, making a movie is dangerous!…

Review – Let’s Call This a Zeitgeist Heist (“Ocean’s 8”)

As Annie Oakley sang in Annie Get Your Gun, “Anything you can do, I can do better!”. From the all-female tragic reboot of Ghostbusters, to the upcoming wave of other female-centric remakes & reboots coming up, this one had the blessing of Ocean’s 11-13 director/producer, Steven Soderbergh. * * Starting off with an homage to…