Movie Review: ‘MEN IN BLACK: INTERNATIONAL’ is one Summer film you may want erased from your memory

June 12th, 2019 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

James C. Clay // Film Critic  MEN IN BLACK INTERNATIONAL Rated PG-13 114 minutes.Director: F. Gary GrayCast: Tessa Thompson, Chris Hemsworth, Kumail Nanjiani, Liam Neeson, Emma Thompson, In 1997 the original MEN IN BLACK struck a tone that was an adequately weird piece of popcorn cinema that took a detective buddy cop comedy to new levels by adding aliens, quirky gadgets, and Will Smith who at the time was the biggest star in ...

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Critic’s Notebook: With ‘ALWAYS BE MY MAYBE,’ Netflix has become the top spot for romantic comedies​

June 8th, 2019 | Netflix Review | 0 Comment

Courtesy of Netflix. James C. Clay // Film Critic ALWAYS BE MY MAYBE is available on Netflix now. There once was a time when Matthew McConaughey could open a cheesy romance movie on just his smile and abs alone. Long over are the days where a film could have two casual singles spill coffee on each other and fall in love in 90 minutes. Viewers these days are too savvy for romantic comedies. The old tricks have died a slow and fiery death over the past ...

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Movie Review: ‘DARK PHOENIX’ rises above its faults into a visually arresting blockbuster

June 7th, 2019 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

James C. Clay // Film Critic  DARK PHOENIX Rated PG-13 113 minutes.Director: Simon KinbergCast: Sophie Turner, Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence The X-MEN film series has a running total of seven entries (not counting three Wolverine films), and they’ve always found their voice as something more than just smash-and-grab superhero action. The themes were socially relevant and brought a level of prestige ...

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