REVIEW: ‘Kung Fu Panda 3’ Lags Behind Its Predecessors

Whenever someone says they have problems with excessive sequels, I always bring up “Kung Fu Panda 2” (2011) as an example of how a sequel can surpass the original. The first film, released in 2008 was good, but “Kung Fu Panda 2” was even better and is one of my favorite animated films ever. So…
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REVIEW: ‘The Finest Hours’ Is Worth A Watch Thanks To The Thrills

“The Finest Hours” takes audiences back to the days of the 1950s and follows the story of U.S. Coast Guard Officer Bernie Webber (played by Chris Pine) who is stationed on the coast of Massachusetts. The film’s main conflict comes when an oil tanker gets torn in half by a monster blizzard in the Atlantic…
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Monday Movie Report: Producers Guild Gives Award Season A Surprise

The Producers Guild of America threw a wrench in the gears of the Oscar race for Best Picture Saturday night by giving its top prize to the financial-centric film “The Big Short.” After “The Revenant” won Best Picture-Drama at the Golden Globes and “Spotlight” won Best Picture at the Critics’ Choice Awards, it appeared to…
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The Boy Review

Known for her work in “The Walking Dead,” Lauren Cohan switches to the big screen in “The Boy,” playing a recently hired nanny who is being sent to work for a family in a rural area of the United Kingdom. Her life takes an unexpected turn, though, when the young women, named Greta, finds out…
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Dirty Grandpa Review

“Dirty Grandpa” tells the story of Dick Kelly (Robert De Niro), an elderly man who lost his wife to cancer and wants to take a road trip. Because his driver’s license is revoked, though, he asks his uptight grandson Jason (Zac Efron) to drive him, despite the fact that it will take Jason away from…
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