TV Review: NOS4A2: Season 1 (2019)

Nos4a2 posterA show about vampires who love christmas and mediums who play scrabble and bridges that only appear when needed.

Stars: Ashleigh Cummings, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Jahkara Smith, Zachary Quinto
Based On The Book By:
Joe Hill

Synopsis: Charlie Manx (Zachary Quinto) is an immortal vampire like being who steals children away with the promise of taking them to a magical happy place called Christmas Land and instead transforming them into creatures like him. His entire Christmas themed world is thrown into chaos when a girl names Vic McQueen (Ashleigh Cummings) discovers she has a special gift and with the help of her medium friend Maggie (Jahkara Smith) learns she is the only one who can track Manx and destroy him. Continue reading TV Review: NOS4A2: Season 1 (2019)

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Movie Review: The Meg (2018)

Meg poster Exploring an unknown area of the deepest part of the ocean….what could possibly go wrong?

Stars: Jason Statham, Bingbing Li, Rainn Wilson
Director: 
Jon Turteltaub

Synopsis: A group of scientists investigating the depths of Mariana trench discover a world of animals and plants long thought to be extinct. In their eagerness to explore and learn, they accidentally find and let loose from its previous confines, the largest marine predator to ever exist, the Megalodon Shark. Continue reading Movie Review: The Meg (2018)

Movie Review: The Dead Don’t Die (2019)

Dead Dont Die poster “This is definitely going to end badly”

Stars: Bill Murray, Adam Driver, Chloë Sevigny, Tilda Swinton, Danny Glover, Tom Waits
Director: 
Jim Jarmusch

Synopsis: The small town of Centreville two local cops, Cliff (Bill Murray) and Ronnie (Adam Driver), find themselves in the middle of a zombie apocalypse as the dead begin the rise from their graves. Continue reading Movie Review: The Dead Don’t Die (2019)

Movie Review: Ma (2019)

Ma poster Dammit, don’t these kids know about stranger danger??

Stars: Octavia Spencer, Diana Silvers, Juliette Lewis 
Director: 
Tate Taylor

Synopsis: A group of high schoolers befriend a local woman named Sue Ann (Octavia Spencer) who helped buy them alcohol and end up turning her basement into the ultimate underage party location. Soon enough, the newly nickname Ma wants the kids to come and party every night instead of just the weekends and they realise that maybe she’s not as cool as they first thought and there might be some much more sinister motives behind her actions. Continue reading Movie Review: Ma (2019)

Movie Review: The Perfection (2019)

Perfection poster The final scene of this movie is one of the creepiest things I’ve ever seen

Stars: Allison Williams, Logan Browning, Alaina Huffman, Steven Weber 
Director: 
Richard Shepard

Synopsis: After the death of her mother, former child music prodigy Charlotte (Allison Williams) reaches out to her old school and mentor to aim to get back to the life she left behind when her mother got sick. While there, she befriends the new star pupil of the school, Elizabeth (Logan Browning) and while everything seems so innocent and fine at first, the two of them find themselves headed down a sinister path with some truly shocking results. Continue reading Movie Review: The Perfection (2019)

Movie Review: Brightburn (2019)

Brightburn poster I know if I find a random baby in a spaceship that’s crash landed on earth, I’ll definitely NOT be keeping it.

Stars: Elizabeth Banks, David Denman, Jackson A. Dunn
Director: 
David Yarovesky

Synopsis: A couple who are struggling to conceive believe that they have been blessed when they find a baby in the woods in some kind of space craft that has crash landed on earth. After telling everyone they adopted the baby, all seems to be going well and everyone is happy….until Brandon (Jackson A. Dunn) turns 12. He suddenly starts hearing voices and being drawn to the spaceship which the parents have hidden in the barn and his strength is becoming superhuman….and his temper, extremely violent. Continue reading Movie Review: Brightburn (2019)

Movie Review: Boar (2018)

Boar poster It’s a giant pig that kills people…and a huge serving of Aussie slang

Stars: Nathan Jones, Bill Moseley, John Jarratt, Hugh Sheridan, Simone Buchanan
Director: 
Chris Sun

Synopsis: A small town in the Australian Outback is a peaceful place where people from the city come to visit family, locals sit around at the pub for a drink and a chat and old friends head out over night to keep an eye on paddocks and fence lines and maybe drink a beer or ten. This is until a wild boar of a size never seen before begins to torment and kill people in the area, not just for food mind you….but because it can and it enjoys it. Continue reading Movie Review: Boar (2018)