Review – Father Knows Best? (“The Father”)

In The Matrix, Morpheus tells Neo, “If real is what you can feel, smell, taste and see, then ‘real’ is simply electrical signals interpreted by your brain.” But what if you suffer from dementia? In this harrowing film, based on director Florian Zeller’s French play, we learn that ‘real’ is just a construct. His name…

Review – No Country For Old Neeson’s (“The Marksman”)

Liam frickkin’ Neeson. The man has made quite a career out of being a bad-ass in cinema with films like his Taken trilogy, The Commuter, Cold Pursuit, Run All Night, and Non-Stop. But he’s shifted lately, getting softer with Honest Thief and Ordinary Love. Could Liam be mellowing? This has been one lousy week for…

Review – A Wick’d Case Of Deja Vu  (“Nobody”)

If you find yourself watching this movie and think to yourself, “Gee, this seems a lot like John Wick, but this guy’s got a family”, you’re not wrong. It’s written by Derek Kolstad, the same guy who’s been writing all the screenplays for the John Wick movies! So, yeah, there’s that. Another pandemic-delayed movie that…