TIFF Review: ‘CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME?’ a dull attempt at portraying an undesirable character

James Cole Clay // Film Critic CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME? Rated R, 107 minutes. Director: Marielle Heller Cast: Melissa McCarthy, Richard E. Grant, Dolly Wells, Ben Falcone, Gregory Korostishevsky and Jane Curtin The brand of Melissa McCarthy has gained her worldwide fame. Her style of comedy has appealed to the masses for the better part of a decade by this point. As she has churned out movies at a brisk pace (not quite that of Adam Sandler), all of her ...

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Fresh on 4K: ‘OCEAN’S 8’ is a steal, shines in high-def picture quality

September 14th, 2018 | 4K Ultra HD, Reviews | 0 Comment

Connor Bynum // Film Critic OCEAN'S 8 Rated PG-13, 110 minutes Director: Gary Ross Starring: Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter, Mindy Kaling, Rihanna, Awkwafina, Sarah Paulson, Richard Armitage When we reviewed OCEAN’S EIGHT in theaters earlier this year, we gave it a favorable score and praised the film for its star-studded female cast, even if it didn’t offer as many laughs as its predecessors. It’s now ...

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Movie Review: ‘FINAL SCORE’ is powered by Dave Bautista’s action-hero charisma

September 13th, 2018 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Jared McMillan // Film Critic FINAL SCORE Rated R, 104 minutes. Director: Scott Mann Cast: Dave Bautista, Lara Peake, Pierce Brosnan, Martyn Ford, Ray Stevenson, Sylvester Stallone once said that he thinks of action movies as morality plays in which good triumphs over evil. In its base form, that is pretty much the crux of the action movie. There’s a hero, usually put into circumstances beyond their control, and that hero needs to stop the ...

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