REVIEW: Universal’s Attempt At New Monster Series Crashes With ‘the Mummy’

Ever since Marvel made the prospect of a shared universe successful, allowing for numerous crossovers, many other studios have been trying to jump on the bandwagon. The latest attempt is the Dark Universe by Universal, which is trying to recreate its 1940s classic monsters with a new series. Unfortunately, its debut in “The Mummy” is…
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Monday Movie Report: ‘Wonder Woman’ Director Has Some Early Ideas For Sequel

“Wonder Woman” smashed the box office this weekend, taking in more than $100 million from moviegoers, marking the highest opening gross for a female director. Now that director, Patty Jenkins, is talking about her ideas for a potential sequel. Entertainment Weekly reports that while the filmmaker can’t give away story details, she said the sequel…
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REVIEW: ‘Wonder Woman’ Joins The Greats In The Superhero Genre

After a few strikeouts, DC Comics has hit it out of the park with its latest cinematic endeavor, “Wonder Woman.” While the titular character had already been introduced in last year’s “Batman V Superman,” this film goes in depth to show how Wonder Woman became who she is. The film starts with the superhero, named…
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Movie Report: Cannes 2017 Winners Announced As Fest Wraps Up

Sunday evening marked the end to the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival, putting a cap on the event celebrating and awarding great cinema. On the latter subject, the festival’s de facto best picture award, the Palme d’Or, went to the satirical movie “The Square,” helmed by Swedish Director Ruben Ostlund and a special award was given…
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REVIEW: ‘Baywatch’ Is Fun But Doesn’t Reach Its Full Potential

Movie studios appear to have noticed the success of movies like “21 Jump Street,” as this “Baywatch” adaptation has very similar vibes. Like the TV series of the same name, “Baywatch” follows a group of lifeguards led by Lt. Mitch Buchannon (Dwayne Johnson) who take their jobs a bit more seriously than others in the…
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