Movie Man

‘Quiet’ movie making big box office noise

Using sound in movies as “another character” is nothing new, but it’s done to great effect in A Quiet Place. About the film Regularly, moviegoers hear...

Video game movie will thrill old school players

Before we start: This is Movie Man No. 1,300; if you have been along for the ride, congratulations – you must have vast movie...

Pacific Rim 2 not a monster, at least in U.S.

Wondering why there was a sequel to the first Pacific Rim (2013, Movie Man No. 1024, 6)? Well, read on. About the film Pacific Rim was...

Latest video game reboot has its moments

We discussed recently about “new” movies based on old films falling into categories like remakes, reimagines, and reboots. Tomb Raider is the latter. About the...

Pee-yew: It’s more like A Stinkle in Time

You can bet on this: If Oprah Winfrey changes her mind and decides to run for president in 2020, she will certainly leave A...

Death Wish: Remake lives up to the title

Today, we moviegoers live in a world where Hollywood “has run out of ideas.” Prior cinema oncepts are reimagined, remade, or rebooted now. Back when stories...

Comedic murder mystery not a killer

There’s always hope when a trailer gives you good vibes about a movie. The Movie Man was swayed enough by the Game Night preview...

Black Panther: Good but not great

The Movie Man has reviewed a lot of movies and seen plenty more – this is Movie Man No. 1,295. He’s always been straight-up with...

Third Cloverfield another curve ball

The Movie Man is doing something he’s only done twice before – reviewing a movie that made its premier on TV. It happened first with...

Another critical favorite film normal folks will hate

There are several ways the Movie Man could go this week. He could look at the history of coming-of-age movies. He could discuss how critics rain...