Second trailer for ‘TOMB RAIDER’ gives us more to be excited about

January 19th, 2018 | Movie News, Trailers | 0 Comment

Connor Bynum // Film Critic A new trailer for TOMB RAIDER came out this week, and I must say, it is unquestionably an improvement over the initial teaser. With so many film adaptations of video game franchises that have failed time and time again to please audiences and critics alike, there’s always hope that this next attempt will be the one to turn it all around. The first trailer did not have me convinced. However, this new one does show some promise to be ...


5 things to know about ‘DEN OF THIEVES’

January 18th, 2018 | Interviews, Movie Interview, Movie News | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic Heist films are a wildly popular genre. The stakes are raised for drama to collide spectacularly with an explosive powder keg lit by action. HEAT, SEXY BEAST, THE USUAL SUSPECTS, THE TOWN are a few of those who’ve raised the bar in terms of how taut and entertaining this subset of cinema can be. Writer-turned-director Christian Gudegast’s DEN OF THIEVES hopes to cement itself alongside others of its ilk. In the film, ...


Movie Review: ‘PADDINGTON 2’ is a beary, beary heartening masterpiece

January 18th, 2018 | Movie News, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic PADDINGTON 2 Rated PG, 104 minutes Directed by: Paul King Starring: Ben Whishaw, Sally Hawkins, Hugh Bonneville, Hugh Grant, Jim Broadbent, Julie Walters, Madeleine Harris, Samuel Joslin, Brendan Gleeson There are very few sequels that can be classified as earned and warranted. They feature well-written characters and storytelling that leads us into a world to get lost in, leaving us riveted, entertained and wanting more. THE ...