Reviews

Disney’s A Wrinkle In Time

Film review by Steve Duffy – Meg Murry (Storm Reid) is a typical middle school student struggling with issues of self-worth who is desperate to fit in. As the daughter of two world-renowned physicists, she is intelligent and uniquely gifted, as is Meg’s younger brother Charles Wallace (Deric McCabe), but she has yet to realize…

Waitress

Theatre review by Steve Duffy – Inspired by Adrienne Shelly’s 2007 beloved film, WAITRESS tells the story of Jenna, a waitress and expert pie maker who dreams of a way out of her small town and loveless marriage. A baking contest in a nearby county and the town’s new doctor may offer her a chance…

Black Panther

Film review by Steve Duffy – “Black Panther” follows T’Challa, who, after the events of “Captain America: Civil War,” returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to take his place as King. However, when an old enemy reappears on the radar, T’Challa’s mettle as King and Black Panther is tested when…

Fifty Shades Freed

Film review by Steve Duffy – Believing they have left behind shadowy figures from their past, newlyweds Christian and Ana fully embrace an inextricable connection and shared life of luxury. But just as she steps into her role as Mrs. Grey and he relaxes into an unfamiliar stability, new threats could jeopardize their happy ending…

Hostiles

Film review by Steve Duffy – Set in 1892, Hostiles tells the story of a legendary Army Captain (Christian Bale), who after stern resistance, reluctantly agrees to escort a dying Cheyenne war chief (Wes Studi) and his family back to tribal lands. Making the harrowing and perilous journey from Fort Berringer, an isolated Army outpost…

12 Strong

Film review by Steve Duffy – 12 Strong is set in the harrowing days following 9/11 when a U.S. Special Forces team, led by their new captain, Mitch Nelson (Hemsworth), is chosen to be the first U.S. troops sent into Afghanistan for an extremely dangerous mission.  There, in the rugged mountains, they must convince Northern…

The Post

Movie review by Cole Duffy – The Post is an old-fashioned message movie, but one that works really well! Katherine Graham (Academy Award winner Meryl Streep) is busy preparing her family company The Washington Post to go public when the New York Times gets the story of a lifetime: a study detailing how the White…

Molly’s Game

Film review by Steve Duffy – Aaron Sorkin’s directorial debut about underground poker is so much fun to watch! Molly’s Game is based on the true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world’s most exclusive high-stakes poker game for a decade before being arrested in the middle of the night by…

Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle

Film review by Steve Duffy – With Oscar season right around the corner, there are far better movies to watch than this reboot of a 90’s video game. However; this just may be the popcorn fun cinema experience you need to forget all your troubles.  When four high-school kids discover an old video game console…

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Film review by Steve Duffy – Many are saying this is the best Star Wars movie since The Empire Strikes Back. I will let you be the judge of that for yourself. I will say that Rian Johnson has put his heart and soul into this film and it shows. He executes his thoughts and…