“The Rise of Skywalker” Delivers a Satisfying End To The Star Wars Saga

This is a spoiler free review of “The Rise of Skywalker.” I attended an early press screening of this movie to be able to give you an idea of what to expect. The Resistance is back with a vengeance in “The Rise of Skywalker,” the final installment in the thrilling “Star Wars” Skywalker storyline. Sadly, […]

Movie Review: Toy Story 4

The “Toy Story” movie franchise continues to grow with the addition of “Toy Story 4” opening in theaters June 21, 2019. It’s hard to believe that Woody and the gang have been around since 1995, when Pixar created the very first feature length animated movie, “Toy Story.” The narrative about how John Lasseter and a […]

Star Wars The Last Jedi Movie Review: It’s time to look to the future!

I’ll sum up my review of STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI like this: It’s time to let go of the past and look to the future! For the screening of “The Last Jedi,” I invited my 26 year-old son, Alex, to join me. He is a walking encyclopedia of information about all things Star Wars. The anticipation for […]

Movie Review: Queen of Katwe

QUEEN OF KATWE is based on a true story. Watching a film based on someone’s real-life experience is always inspirational. Especially a film like this one which shows us the harsh and difficult lives people lead in other countries, and what they do to overcome this. Disney’s “Queen Katwe” is a true story about a young girl living in the slums of Uganda, […]

The Jungle Book Review: You’ll forget about your worries and your strife

  “Forget about your worries and your strife” is the perfect description for the effect Jon Favreau’s 2016 live-action remake of “The Jungle Book” will have on movie-goers. You’ll be so absorbed by the new take on the old story, you’ll forget about real-life for a while. For those not old enough to know, these are also the lyrics to “The […]