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…

Review – Quite The F-Ticket Ride (“Action Point”)

Based on some real parks in the Mid-West that resorted to crazy & often dangerous rides to draw customers in (there are YouTube videos to prove it), this film sees the return of Jackass star, Johnny Knoxville, doing what he does best… making a movie where he gets hurt doing a really, really stupid stunts.…

Review – Don’t Crash This Party (“Life Of The Party”)

Melissa McCarthy seems to run hot ‘n’ cold on her movies. First she’ll do some great films like The Boss or Spy, but then follow it up with crash ‘n’ burn movies like Identity Thief and Tammy. And let’s not even talk about that Ghostbusters reboot! Oy! And did I mention she’s got another movie…

Review – This Remake Es Muy Bueno (“Overboard”)

Must be remake time again! Not satisfied with just redoing the original 1987 movie, the writers decided to also gender swap as well because… reasons! But will doing this stunt make the film any better, or will it be a huge mistake? * * Mexico’s clowned prince of comedy in movies, Eugenio Derbez, stars as…