The fourth installment of this venerable franchise returns with a surprisingly touching tale.
Author Rich Heimlich
I love movies, tech, politics, games and more. I've been writing professionally since 1985 and, thankfully, have worked with some of the best editors in the business. I'm also a proud member of the Philadelphia Film Critics Circle and the Broadcast Film Critics Association (Critics Choice Awards).
Starts off with a dramatic opening scene that’s vintage Elton, but soon bogs down under the weight of an unmistakable identity crisis.
If you can stave off the initial boredom, the plot takes off like a rocket for the film’s second half.
It packs a lesson every bit as pertinent today as it was nearly five decades ago.
Us evokes the best works of Stanley Kubrick, Alfred Hitchcock and David Lynch.
I’ve been engaged by 30-second commercials for schmaltzy Hallmark Channel love stories more deeply.
Captain Marvel borrows heavily, but not heavily enough, from Guardians of the Galaxy.
Triple Frontier is reminiscent of 1999’s Three Kings, but without the humor or the thought-out plot.
This curious, unexpected story had me in its grasp… before dropping me like a bad habit.