In another world, The Darkest Minds would be here *after* New Mutants, but even without that direct comparison point, it still feels like a particularly dull and watered down X-Men riff-off for tweens.
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Statham fights a shark. The Meg is a movie in which Statham literally fights a shark. No star rating, description, or analysis needed. Statham fights a shark. Just go see it.
Nothing that’ll get your tail wagging, Dog Days is middle-of-the-road enough to give anyone of more discerning taste real paws for thought.
Liv Tyler has reportedly been offered the lead role in MGM’s forthcoming remake of killer doll series launcher, Child’s Play.
Mission: Impossible – Fallout is *the* action movie of summer 2018. Hands down. Just make sure the armrests on your seat are bolted down good and tight.
It’s a pretty fun little ninety minute auctioneer, but Hotel Artemis doesn’t quite lean into its hyperbolic John Wick-inspired sensibilities as much as you want it to.
The best Paul Schrader’s made in years, First Reformed gives us a top-of-his-craft Ethan Hawke in a captivating existential drama.
It’s Die Hard on fire. With The Rock! What more could you possibly want?! Skyscraper’s no enduring classic, but it’s a helluva ride that’ll have you gasping for breath.
Pixar’s non-Toy Story track record of a “great sequel, but not as great…” continues with Incredibles 2, otherwise the outright animated adventure of the year.