Rambo: Last Blood

Over 35 years after the release of “First Blood,” the Rambo franchise has reached its conclusion with the satisfyingly titled “Rambo: Last Blood.” For decades now, Sylvester Stallone has carried the “Rocky” and “Rambo” franchises…

Yesterday

While summers are usually filled with big budget blockbusters, independent films often go unnoticed and forgotten. Yet, this summer’s sleeper hit “Yesterday” has managed to stick with me, months after its release. As a huge…

Movie Review: The Lion King

“The king has returned.” Rafiki’s voice, though raspy and old, rings in my mind like asweet melody. Memories rush in at the slightest mention of Simba, Mufasa or the Pride Lands; memories of elementary school summer…

Movie Review: Five Feet Apart

On March 15, 2019, the film “Five Feet Apart” premiered in theaters, starring Cole Sprouse as Will, and Lu Richardson as Stella. From his role as Rafael Solano in the TV show “Jane the Virgin”,…

Mary Poppins Returns

Some sequels live up to their predecessors—can you imagine that? Some sequels even have soundtracks as memorable as the original. Can you imagine that?  “Mary Poppins Returns”, the long-awaited sequel to Walt Disney’s 1964 crowning…

Movie Review: “Bandersnatch”

The Netflix anthology “Black Mirror” has earned its spot as my favorite television show for its ability to predict how the more technologically advanced society we are striving towards will meld with human nature, and…