Movie Review: Batman vs Superman Dawn of Justice 

Director:Zack Snyder Producer:Charles Roven, Deborah Snyder Writers:Chris Terrio, David S. Goyer Cast:  Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne, Jeremy Irons, Holly Hunter, and Gal Gadot Plot:  A xenophobic Lex Luther tricks Batman into battling Superman to the death and unleashing Doomsday a genetic monster based on the body of…

Movie Review: Creed

Producers: Irwin Winkler, Robert Chartoff, Charles Winkler, Director: Ryan Coogler Writer: Ryan Coogler Cast:Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Phylicia Rashad, Tony Bellew, Graham McTavish, and others Synopsis: Apollo Creed’s illegitimate son travels to Philadelphia to train under the man who beat his father and took his title. Let me state from the beginning…

Movie Review: Risen

Producer: Patrick Aiello, Mickey Liddell, and Pete Shilaimon Director: Kevin Reynolds Writer: Kevin Reynolds, Paul Aiello, and others Cast: Joseph Fiennes, Tom Felton,Peter Firth, and Cliff Curtis Plot: A tribune under Pontius Pilate has been charged with finding the body of Jesus and arresting his disciples. As he investigates the missing body he comes to the realization…

Movie Review: Pixels

Director: Chris Columbus Producer:Adam Sandler, Chris Columbus, Mark Radcliffe, and Allen Covert Writer: Tim Herlihy Cast: Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Michelle Monaghan, Peter Dinklage, Josh Gad, Brian Cox, Ashley Benson, and Jane Krakowski Plot: A video of a video game tournament is sent into space twenty-four years ago and lands on a planet. The aliens…

Movie Review: Fury

Producers: Bill Block, John Lesher, Alex Ott, Ethan Smith, Brad Pitt, David Ayer Writer: David Ayer Director: David Ayer Cast: Brad Pitt, Logan Lerman,Shia LaBeouf, Michael Peña, Jon Bernthal, Jason Isaacs, and Scott Eastwood Plot Synopsis: Towards the end of the European campaign a five man tank crew loses a member in a skirmish and…

Movie Review: Antman

Producer: Multiple Director: Peyton Reed Writer: Edgar Wright, Joe Cornish, Adam McKay, Paul Rudd, Stan Lee, Larry Lieber, Jack Kirby Cast: Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly, Corey Still, Bobby Cannavale, Anthony Mackie, Judy Greer, and Cassie Lang. Plot. Henry Pym (Michael Douglas) has been forced out of his own company. Pym the inventor of…

Into the Woods: A Preachy Postmodern Betrayal

Note: By “betrayal” I do not mean that I feel betrayed by the movie. Betrayal is a technical term used to describe a method of storytelling in which the audience is led to believe one thing is the case when, in the third act, it is revealed the storytellers have been misleading them all along.…