Tag: three and a half stars

Movie Review – Branden Chowen on Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

Title: Thor: Ragnarok (2017) Director: Taika Waititi Runtime: 130 minutes — I never try to hide my admiration for superhero films. Whether it’s Marvel or DC, I almost always have fun with them. If there was one character I had to point out as having the weakest films, though – or the ones I’ve enjoyed…


Movie Review – Branden Chowen on Day of the Dead (1985)

Title: Day of the Dead (1985) Director: George A. Romero Runtime: 101 minutes “We’re bein’ punished by the Creator. He visited a curse on us. So that man could look at…what Hell was like.” — George A. Romero is three for three in leaving me wanting so much more at the end of his films….


Movie Review – Branden Chowen on Night of the Living Dead (1968)

Title: Night of the Living Dead (1968) Director: George A. Romero Runtime: 96 minutes “We may not enjoy living together, but dying together isn’t going to solve anything.” — Night of the Living Dead is such an important film in the pantheon of both the horror genre, and the zombie sub-genre. Of course, it’s not…


Movie Review – Chris Ranson on Leon: The Professional (1994)

Title: Leon: The Professional (1994) Director: Luc Besson Runtime: 136 minutes — I used to work at a Blockbuster, part-time, solely for the free movies. I spent every penny I earned there on stuff from the store. The cool part was that while straightening up the aisles I could write down names of films, and…


Movie Review – Ashe Collins on Captain America: Civil War (2016)

Title: Captain America: Civil War (2016) Directors: Anthony Russo and Joe Russo Runtime: 147 minutes — Following up a somewhat disappointing Avengers: Age of Ultron that tried to cram too much set-up to the point where it interfered with the actual Ultron story they were trying to tell, Captain America: Civil War kind of goes…


Cinefessions Video Review – Branden Chowen on Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

Welcome to the first video review on Cinefessions! Today, Branden review the recently released Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016). Make sure you comment, like, and subscribe to our YouTube channel to catch all of our videos in the future!


Movie Review – Ashe Collins on Deadpool (2016)

Title: Deadpool (2016) Director: Tim Miller Runtime: 108 minutes — I barely knew who Deadpool was back when he was slated to appear in X-Men Origins: Wolverine, but I read up on him before that came out, and fell in love with the character. I loved Deadpool in Origins in the first third of the…