G.I. JOE: RETALIATION

The first G.I. Joe movie RISE OF THE COBRA was panned. I re-watched it recently and it's not a fantastic action movie, but it's fun and action packed and stars the engaging Channing Tatum. But it was such a flop, Hasbro needed not just a sequel, but a reboot. Enter G.I. JOE: RETALIATION. It's kind … Continue reading G.I. JOE: RETALIATION

HYDE PARK ON HUDSON

Is HYDE PARK ON HUDSON the story of Franklin Roosevelt's many mistresses? Or maybe it's the story of how he wooed his cousin Daisy, who was also one of his secret mistresses. Or maybe it's the story of King George's visit to Hyde Park, trying to gain financial & military support for it's battle against … Continue reading HYDE PARK ON HUDSON

THE LAST EXORCISM PART II

A genuine sequel, not a franchise installment, which picks up from the original's ending. I was underwhelmed -- could not stop noticing that the lead, Ashley Bell, looks too old, a woman playing a girl's role (even though the ones playing her peers are mostly around the same age). For a scary movie, it's a … Continue reading THE LAST EXORCISM PART II