Daddio (2023)

by Sara Michelle Fetters - June 28th, 2024 - Movie Reviews

There are hard truths in Daddio to be pondered, discussed, and learned from during this moonlight drive from the airport, and all of them are worth hearing.

There are hard truths in Daddio to be pondered, discussed, and learned from during this moonlight drive from the airport, and all of them are worth hearing.

A Quiet Place: Day One (2024)

by Sara Michelle Fetters - June 28th, 2024 - Movie Reviews

A single act of kindness. A monetary instance of compassion. That’s all it takes to help someone in their darkest hour. Heck, it may even be enough to save the world.

A single act of kindness. A monetary instance of compassion. That’s all it takes to help someone in their darkest hour. Heck, it may even be enough to save the world.

Unforgettables: Cinematic Milestones #29 – Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974)

by Sara Michelle Fetters - June 26th, 2024 - Features

Clint Eastwood and Jeff Bridges collaborate on a quirky homoerotic heist thriller that’s defiantly stood the test of time

Clint Eastwood and Jeff Bridges collaborate on a quirky homoerotic heist thriller that’s defiantly stood the test of time

Ghostlight (2024)

by Sara Michelle Fetters - June 21st, 2024 - Film Festivals Four-Star Corner Movie Reviews

Ghostlight is a variation on William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet the likes of which I’ve never seen.

Ghostlight is a variation on William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet the likes of which I’ve never seen.

Inside Out 2 (2024)

by Sara Michelle Fetters - June 13th, 2024 - Movie Reviews

Inside Out 2 grows with Riley, and by doing so, it shows its audience a spiritual mirror that reflects their own self-image. It’s worth peering into. It’s even more difficult to forget.

Inside Out 2 grows with Riley, and by doing so, it shows its audience a spiritual mirror that reflects their own self-image. It’s worth peering into. It’s even more difficult to forget.

Bad Boys: Ride or Die (2024)

by Sara Michelle Fetters - June 7th, 2024 - Movie Reviews

Bad Boys: Ride or Die comes across as more of an overblown mid-1990s action flick than even the original 1995 hit that spawned this now four-film franchise does.

Bad Boys: Ride or Die comes across as more of an overblown mid-1990s action flick than even the original 1995 hit that spawned this now four-film franchise does.

Handling the Undead (2024)

by Sara Michelle Fetters - June 7th, 2024 - Movie Reviews

There are no cheap jump scares. No sudden outbursts of chaos or gore. Violence is (mostly) of the psychological variety and, more to the point, almost always self-inflicted.

There are no cheap jump scares. No sudden outbursts of chaos or gore. Violence is (mostly) of the psychological variety and, more to the point, almost always self-inflicted.

The Watchers (2024)

by Sara Michelle Fetters - June 7th, 2024 - Movie Reviews

Uneven Watchers Still Overflows in Supernatural Dread The Watchers, adapted from the novel by A.M. Shine, was written for the screen and directed by Ishana Night Shyamalan and produced by her The Sixth Sense, Signs, and Unbreakable filmmaker father M. Night Shyamalan. It’s the story of a young woman, artist Mina (Dakota Fanning), who finds […]

Uneven Watchers Still Overflows in Supernatural Dread The Watchers, adapted from the novel by A.M. Shine, was written for the screen and directed by Ishana Night Shyamalan and produced by her The Sixth Sense, Signs, and Unbreakable filmmaker father M. Night Shyamalan. It’s the story of a young woman, artist Mina (Dakota Fanning), who finds […]