Movie Review: ‘PHANTOM THREAD’ – The auteur has no clothes

December 7th, 2017 | Movie News, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic PHANTOM THREAD Rated R, 130 minutes Director: Paul Thomas Anderson Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Vicky Krieps and Lesley Manville THERE WILL BE BLOOD marked an obvious change in style for auteur Paul Thomas Anderson. Similar to his previous features, the film spotlit the best and worst of humanity in a kaleidoscopic prism. It was a turning point in how he wholly embraced his love of misanthropic protagonists – a necessary step in ...


Movie Review: ‘THE POST’ is a beacon of hope in a time of need

December 6th, 2017 | Movie News, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic THE POST Rated PG-13, 116 minutes. Director: Steven Spielberg Cast: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Bob Odenkirk, Tracy Letts, Bradley Whitford, Bruce Greenwood, Sarah Paulson, Carrie Coon, Jesse Plemons, Matthew Rhys, David Cross and Alison Brie Director Steven Spielberg scared us out of the water with JAWS. He also gave us the first badass Jewish assassins movie with MUNICH. Certainly he can save journalism with THE POST. And ...


Paramount adds a fresh coat of paint to ‘TRANSFORMERS’ 1-4 with 4K release

December 5th, 2017 | 4K Ultra HD, Reviews | 0 Comment

Connor Bynum // Film Critic TRANSFORMERS 1-4 Director: Michael Bay Cast:  Shia LaBeouf, Megan Fox, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson, Mark Wahlberg, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Nicola Peltz, Jack Reynor and John Turturro The movies are sold separately and are available on 4K Ultra HD today. Despite Michael Bay’s greatest efforts, the TRANSFORMERS movies have never been about telling Oscar-caliber stories. What they have been about is explosions, cars ...