Author: Garrett Stiger
Part one of three in a series of write-ups about the Shōwa Godzilla films. This entry covers three films, ranging from the somber original to the kooky “King Kong vs. Godzilla.”
Once the Avengers start getting the band back together, the movie oscillates wildly between broad comedy and some of the grimmer passages that made the first hour so great.
A look back at some of the movies that stood out in 2018
One of the best films of the first half of the year, a sci-fi/horror mashup, is now available on streaming and disc.
A look back at some of the movies that stood out in 2017
The latest Stephen King horror adaptation plays like a big summer blockbuster
War for the Planet of the Apes” is the rare third entry that actually tops its predecessors.
A personal essay on Mystery Science Theater 3000 and its return.
“Skull Island” injects personality intro franchise filmmaking
A look back at some of the movies that stood out in 2016
Five lesser-known gems to give you the creeps this Halloween
A personal essay on the King of the Monsters.
“The Conjuring 2” is a rare horror sequel that delivers.
A good time at the movies, “Civil War” doesn’t take enough risks to be a great one.