Review – J. Lo’s Packin’ Heat (“Shotgun Wedding”)

Talk about your troubled shoots! In 2019, Ryan Reynolds was supposed to have been the lead opposite Jennifer Lopez, but he had to drop out. Who was recast in 2020? Armie Hammer! Uh-oh! Yeah, so he was fired because he likes ribs (giggle) and John Duhamel was hired in 2021. An exclusive Amazon Prime Studios…

Review – Siri, Can You Find My Mom? (“Missing”)

If you saw the excellent 2018 Searching (see review below), then you’ll recognize the format and set-up to this crazy style of who-done-it mystery that’s all shown to us on Mac computer screens, videos, cellphone FaceTime’s, TV’s, and more. Better get your reading glasses out, you’re gonna need ’em!  Move over Jessica Fletcher, have a…

Review – Johnny Blaze And A Firestarter (“The Old Way”)

Take The Outlaw Josey Wales, Unforgiven, True Grit, and a smattering of several of Eastwood’s “Man With No Name” spaghetti Westerns, and you’ll get this straight-forward, gritty simple tale of Western revenge, but this one has Nick Cage and a former Firestarter! His name is Colton Briggs (Cage) and you best be running when you…

The Best and Worst Films of 2022

2022 was a come-back year for cinema, what with all theaters opening back up and streaming services like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, AppleTV+, Disney+ , and others flexing their motion-picture muscle and making many first-run films they opted to NOT show in any theaters. With that in mind, here’s MY personal pix for the best…