Reviews

American Animals

Film review by Steve Duffy – The unbelievable but true story of four young men who brazenly attempt to execute one of the most audacious art heists in US history. Determined to live lives that are out of the ordinary, they formulate a daring plan for the perfect robbery, only to discover that the plan…

Solo: A Star Wars Story

Film review by Steve Duffy – Board the Millennium Falcon and journey to a galaxy far, far away in Solo: A Star Wars Story, an all-new adventure with the most beloved scoundrel in the galaxy. Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future…

Deadpool 2

Film review by Steve Duffy – Deadpool 2 Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool joins forces with three mutants — Bedlam, Shatterstar and Domino — to protect a boy from the all-powerful Cable. Will they succeed? Reynolds is the only reason to see this sequel. He is still on fire as Deadpool. His dialogue, sarcasm, and wit is…

Life of the Party

Film review by Steve Duffy – Life of the Party When her husband suddenly dumps her, longtime dedicated housewife Deanna (McCarthy) turns regret into re-set by going back to college…landing in the same class and school as her daughter, who’s not entirely sold on the idea. Plunging headlong into the campus experience, the increasingly outspoken…

The Sound of Music

Theatre review by Steve Duffy – The Boch Center Wang is alive with the ‘Sound of Music!’ Based on the real-life story of the Von Trapp Family Singers, “The Sound of Music” which inspired the 1965 classic, probably the most widely recognizable movie of all-time. Jill-Christine Wiley is endearing as Maria, the troublemaking Postulant, but…

Avengers: Infinity War

Film review by Steve Duffy – It’s spoiler-free review, so continue to read. Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Infinity War” brings to the screen the ultimate, deadliest showdown of all time. The Avengers and their Super Hero allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation…

On Your Feet!

Theatre review by Steve Duffy – On Your Feet! On Your Feet! is the inspiring true story about heart, heritage,  and two people who believed in their talent—and each other—to become an international sensation: Gloria and Emilio Estefan. Although the show is based on the Estefan’s rise to fame, the only reason to see the…

Rampage

Film review by Steve Duffy – Based on the 1980’s video game, Rampage nowhere near bears any resemblance to it. Primatologist Davis Okoye (Johnson), a man who keeps people at a distance, shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who has been in his care since birth. But a rogue genetic…

Ready Player One

Film review by Steve Duffy – Ready Player One is based on the 2011 bestseller of the same name that became a cultural phenomenon. In the year 2045, people can escape their harsh reality in the OASIS, an immersive virtual world where you can go anywhere, do anything, be anyone-the only limits are your own…

Pacific Rim Uprising

Film review by Steve Duffy – Set ten years after the first film, John Boyega stars as the rebellious Jake Pentecost, a once-promising Jaeger pilot whose legendary father gave his life to secure humanity’s victory against the monstrous “Kaiju.”  Jake has since abandoned his training only to become caught up in a criminal underworld.  But…