Fresh on 4K: ‘OVERLORD’ conquers with excellent special features

February 23rd, 2019 | 4K Ultra HD, Reviews, Uncategorized | 0 Comment

James Cole Clay // Film Critic OVERLORD Rated R, 109 minutes.Director: Julius AveryCast:  Jovan Adepo, Wyatt Russell, Pilou Asbaek, Mathilde Ollivie, John Magaro, Bokeem Woodbine The Bad Robot mystery box, when used with care, has been a genre device that has all but revolutionized studio storytelling. J.J. Abrams created a blindfolded movie-going experience with the ability to draw in some eyeballs (looking at ...


Movie Review: ‘SERENITY’ a nutty McConaughey and Hathaway thriller that dares to go places

January 25th, 2019 | Movie Review, Reviews, Uncategorized | 0 Comment

James Cole Clay // Film Critic SERENITY Directed by: Steven KnightStarring: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jason Clarke, Diane Lane, Djimon Honsou SERENITY is a big high-concept swing that blends an erotic thriller with existential parenting – think BASIC INSTINCT meets INTERSTELLAR. Now you may be thinking “what the hell,” and for good reason. This isn’t your typical January fare. Director and screenwriter Steven Knight (LOCKE) ...


Movie Review: ‘THE UPSIDE’ – Hart and Cranston lead ​a hokey story rooted in stereotypes

January 10th, 2019 | Reviews, Theatrical Review, Uncategorized | 0 Comment

James C. Clay // Film Critic THE UPSIDE Directed by: Neil BurgerStarring: Kevin Hart, Bryan Cranston, Nicole Kidman, Julianna Marguiles THE UPSIDE reminds me of a quote from another ridiculous movie called BILLY MADISON, one of Adam Sandler’s first starring roles. It reads as follows: “Mr. Madison, what you’ve just said is one of the most insanely idiotic things I have ever heard. At no point in your rambling, incoherent response were you ...