Jungle Cruise does work better at home. It’s kind of the perfect watch-while-folding-laundry movie. I guess that’s a recommendation.
Dementia 13 remains an oddity, but if that’s the case it’s a supremely entertaining one.
In the Heights is an epic celebration of humanity I’ll be thinking about for the remainder of 2021.
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It is a rather forgettable entry in the ever-expanding Conjuring universe and the only film featuring Ed and Lorraine Warren as the central characters I’ll never willingly choose to return to.
Jakob’s Wife is one of the better films I’ve seen this year.
Mortal Kombat never delivers on any of its promise, and I’m honestly not sure that if a sequel ends up getting made I’d want to take the time to watch it.
Anything for Jackson is sensational. Watch it at once.
Godzilla vs. Kong is a sensory feast.
Even with a terrific soundtrack naturally dominated by The Smiths, Shoplifters of the World is a flat, emotionally inert coming-of-age drama that never worked for me.