‘Why Him?’ Review

Directed by John Hamburg Written by John Hamburg, Ian Helfer and Jonah Hill Starring: James Franco, Bryan Cranston, Zoey Deutch, Megan Mullally, Griffin Gluck and Keegan-Michael Key ☆☆☆ As a film critic, I try and see everything I can. As an amateur film critic, I try and avoid things that have the smell of a … More ‘Why Him?’ Review

‘Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates’ Review

Directed by Jake Szymanski Written by Andrew J. Cohen and Brendan O’Brien Starring: Zac Efron, Adam DeVine, Anna Kendrick, Aubrey Plaza, Stephen Root, and Stephanie Beard ★☆☆ “Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates” is a modern romantic comedy – what is more modern than a movie about two guys who acquire dates to their sister’s … More ‘Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates’ Review

‘Keanu’ Review

Directed by Peter Atencio Written by Jordan Peele and Alex Rubens Starring: Jordan Peele, Keegan-Michael Key, Method Man, Luis Guzmán, Nia Long, Will Forte, and Jason Mitchell ★★☆ “Keanu” combines the comedy team of Key and Peele, action, and an adorable kitty; What’s not to love? Technically there are a few things not to love, … More ‘Keanu’ Review

‘The Brothers Grimsby’ Review

Directed by Louis Leterrier Written by Sacha Baron Cohen, Phil Johnston, and Peter Baynham Starring: Sacha Baron Cohen, Mark Strong, Rebel Wilson, Penélope Cruz, Isla Fisher, and Gabourey Sidibe ★1/2☆☆☆☆ Sacha Baron Cohen is a talented comedic actor, but based on the diminishing quality of his work as a writer/producer since 2006’s “Borat” he is … More ‘The Brothers Grimsby’ Review