Review – It’s Good To Be The Kwisatz Haderach (“Dune”)

Here we go again! This is the fourth time putting Frank Herbert’s Dune on the screen. Besides the 1984 cinematic bomb, there was Alejandro Jodorowsky’s failed attempt in 1974, plus the 2000/2003 mini-series on the old Sci-Fi Channel. Will this one be any good? It’s the year 10,191 and nobody’s invented sunglasses? Really? If you’ve…

Review – A Sequel To Die For (“The Suicide Squad”)

This is a rarity: a reboot/sequel released just five years after its original, that not only bears practically the same title, but wants to you ignore how bad the original was. Who does that? Writer and director James Gunn of the Guardians of the Galaxy franchise, that’s who! If you saw the flawed 2016 Suicide…

Review – Finish Him! Again! (“Mortal Kombat”)

Apparently, way back in 1995, the original screenplay was supposed to be more faithful to the game with graphic violence, strong language, and an R-rating. However, New Line Cinema decided to scale it back to a PG-13 to cater to a teenage audience. Welcome to 2021! It’s a lovely 17th Century Japanese afternoon as we…