Does Assassin’s Creed break the video game curse? In a word: No

Movies based on video games seldom (if ever) go over well with audiences, and unfortunately Assassin’s Creed does nothing to fix this disheartening trend.  With a solid cast anchored by Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard, Assassin’s Creed had all the promise that it would finally break through and give us a successful video game movie.…

A Tale as Old as Time: Beauty and the Beast

Disney’s latest live action remake broke records at the box office and let kids of the 90’s, like myself, relive the nostalgia of all their childhood memories. Story: The story of Beauty and the Beast is a fan favorite fairytale that leads Belle (Emma Watson) out of her small country side village into a cursed…

Desierto: Dry as the Desert

The adversity one can face heading to a new country is insurmountable. As one group finds out in Desierto, it too can be deadly. Story: Moises (Gael Garcia Bernal), looking to fulfill a promise to his son back in the United States accompanies a group of immigrants also looking to flee across the border. When…

Wolverine’s Farewell. A review of Logan.

 Wolverine is back, and grittier than ever in his final farewell to the big screen.  If you read Old Man Logan which this is loosely based off of, please take this review with a grain of salt.  Story: The story of Logan is a gritty one that can very well stand as its own film,…

5 Movies To Watch on Netflix

The wide variety of movies and shows on Netflix can be overwhelming at times, but here are five things to put at the top of your list. Putting aside the obvious big name movies, I will be suggesting lesser known movies each month that are worth checking out.