Alita: Battle Angel – PG-13 – 2019 – Fantasy/Science Fiction – 2h2m Movie Review

by Douglas Montgomery II Alita Battle Angel was originally a Japanese cyberpunk anime series. Alita has also been a long time dream project of director James Cameron (Avatar, Titanic, Aliens, Terminator), who ultimately ended up as producer of the just released movie version. Directing chores went to Robert Ridriguez (Sin City, Predators, and Kill Bill:Continue reading “Alita: Battle Angel – PG-13 – 2019 – Fantasy/Science Fiction – 2h2m Movie Review”

The Kid Who Would Be King – PG – 2019 – Fantasy/Action-2h Movie Review

by Douglas Montgomery II The Kid Who Would Be King starring child actor Louis Ashbourne Serkis as Alex, is definitely a movie for kids, but a movie that adults and parents should take kids to see, because as the line that precedes the movie title reads, “Evil Gets Schooled”. Evil in various elementary forms doesContinue reading “The Kid Who Would Be King – PG – 2019 – Fantasy/Action-2h Movie Review”

Glass – PG-13 – 2019 Drama/Fantasy – 2h 9m Movie Review

by Douglas Montgomery II In 2016, M. Night Shyamalan gave us Split, a mystery/thriller starring James McAvoy as a man with 23 different personalities. It was excitingly suspenseful, McAvoy gave a noteworthy split personality performance, and it was a nice return to form for Shyamalan. Then, adding some connectivity flavor, surprisingly links the narrative toContinue reading “Glass – PG-13 – 2019 Drama/Fantasy – 2h 9m Movie Review”

Replicas 2018 – Thriller/Fantasy 1h 47m Movie Review

by Douglas Montgomery II Have you ever watched a movie and thought to yourself, “how in the world did this movie get made”? Or wondered, “what movie executive let this happen”? If so, then Replicas, starring Keanu Reeves is just the movie to elicit such questions. Replicas is so awful, and there are so manyContinue reading “Replicas 2018 – Thriller/Fantasy 1h 47m Movie Review”

Aquaman – Fantasy/Science Fiction – 2h 22m Movie Review

by Douglas Montgomery II From the pages of DC comics, to your local theater, Aquaman splashes onto the big screen like a tidal wave! And though technically, Aquaman was introduced in 2017’s Justice League, this is his debut and what a spectacular debut it is! Although it’s not perfect, as DC has had some misstepsContinue reading “Aquaman – Fantasy/Science Fiction – 2h 22m Movie Review”

Bumblebee PG-13 Science Fiction/Action – 1h 54m Movie Review

by Douglas Montgomery II One shall stand, one shall fall – Optimus Prime      Optimus Prime’s famous line aptly applies to Bumblebee, the robotic, transforming hero and titular star of Bumblebee the movie.  Bumblebee stands very tall in fact and easily tower’s over the last few entries in the Transformers franchise.  In terms of story and charactersContinue reading “Bumblebee PG-13 Science Fiction/Action – 1h 54m Movie Review”

Spider-Man: Into the the Spider-Verse Rated PG Fantasy/Science Fiction 1h 56m Movie Review

by Douglas Montgomery II What’s up movie watchers!      I had the pleasure of seeing Spider-Man:  Into the Spider-Verse over the past weekend and it was absolutely fantastic!  Or as Spider-Man is called, Amazing!      The voice cast included among others, Liev Schreiber, Mahershala Ali, Nicolas Cage, Lily Tomlin, Chris Pine, and Shameik Moore asContinue reading “Spider-Man: Into the the Spider-Verse Rated PG Fantasy/Science Fiction 1h 56m Movie Review”