Kyle J. Steenblik

Thor: Ragnarok is Magnificently Entertaining [Review]

Thor: Ragnarok is Magnificently Entertaining [Review]

Thor: Ragnarok Directed by Taika Waititi Screenplay by Eric Pearson Story by Craig Kyle, Christopher Yost, Eric Pearson Based on Thor by Stan Lee, Larry Lieber, Jack Kirby Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson, Karl Urban, Mark Ruffalo, Anthony Hopkins Production company Marvel Studios Distributed by Walt Disney […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

The Foreigner Brings Solid yet Tepid Action [Review]

The Foreigner Brings Solid yet Tepid Action [Review]

The Foreigner Directed by: Martin Campbell Screenplay by: David Marconi Based on The Chinaman by Stephen Leather Starring: Jackie Chan, Pierce Brosnan Running time 113 minutes Production company: The Fyzz Facility, Sparkle Roll Media, Huayi Brothers Pictures, Wanda Pictures Distributed by STX films Release date: 13 October 2017 Rated R for violence, language and some […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

My Little Pony: The Movie is Surprisingly Fun

My Little Pony: The Movie is Surprisingly Fun

My Little Pony: The Movie Directed by: Jayson Thiessen Screenplay by: Meghan McCarthy, Rita Hsiao, Michael Vogel Based on My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic by Lauren Faust Starring: Uzo Aduba, Ashleigh Ball, Emily Blunt, Kristin Chenoweth, Taye Diggs, Andrea Libman, Michael Peña, Zoe Saldana, Liev Schreiber, Sia, Tabitha St. Germain, Tara Strong, Cathy Weseluck Music […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Win Tickets to see BLADE RUNNER 2049 in Salt Lake City!

Win Tickets to see BLADE RUNNER 2049 in Salt Lake City!

  WHERE: Salt Lake City, UT HOW TO GET IN: Our future begins with his past. Enter to win tickets to see BLADE RUNNER 2049 in theaters! Visit https://goo.gl/forms/0JAf8hco4nYmn0eV2 to enter. Entry deadline is 10/5 and winners will be notified 10/6 via email. Be sure to say you heard about the contest from Watch Play Read in […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

American Made: A Shoddy Product in a Nice Box [Review]

American Made: A Shoddy Product in a Nice Box [Review]

American Made Directed by: Doug Liman Written by: Gary Spinelli Starring: Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Sarah Wright, E. Roger Mitchell, Jesse Plemons, Lola Kirke, Alejandro Edda, Benito Martinez, Caleb Landry Jones, Jayma Mays Distributed by Universal Pictures Release date September 29, 2017 (United States) Running time 117 minutes Rated R for language throughout and some […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Kingsman: The Golden Circle, Longwinded but Stimulating in The End. [Review]

Kingsman: The Golden Circle, Longwinded but Stimulating in The End. [Review]

Kingsman: The Golden Circle Directed by: Matthew Vaughn Screenplay by: Jane Goldman, Matthew Vaughn Based on Kingsman by Mark Millar, Dave Gibbons Starring: Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Taron Egerton, Mark Strong, Halle Berry, Elton John, Channing Tatum, Jeff Bridges Release date 22 September 2017 Running time 141 minutes Rated R for sequences of strong violence, […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

American Assassin was Predictably Tedious and Bland [Review]

American Assassin was Predictably Tedious and Bland [Review]

American Assassin Directed by: Michael Cuesta Written by: Stephen Schiff, Michael Finch, Edward Zwick, Marshall Herskovitz Based on American Assassin by Vince Flynn Starring: Dylan O’Brien, Michael Keaton, Sanaa Lathan, Shiva Negar, Taylor Kitsch Running time 111 minutes Release date September 15, 2017 Rated R for Strong Violence, Including Torture, Persuasive Language, and Brief Sexuality/Nudity. […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

IT is Beautiful in its Terror [Review]

IT is Beautiful in its Terror [Review]

IT Directed by: Andy Muschietti Screenplay by: Chase Palmer, Cary Fukunaga, Gary Dauberman Based on It by Stephen King Starring: Jaeden Lieberher, Bill Skarsgård, Finn Wolfhard, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Sophia Lillis, Chosen Jacobs, Jack Dylan Grazer, Wyatt Oleff, Nicholas Hamilton Release date September 8, 2017 Running time 135 minutes Rated R for violence/horror, bloody images, […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

The Hitman’s Bodyguard was a Tepid and Unoriginal Comedy [Review]

The Hitman’s Bodyguard was a Tepid and Unoriginal Comedy [Review]

The Hitman’s Bodyguard Directed by Patrick Hughes Written by: Tom O’Connor Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman, Salma Hayek, Élodie Yung, Joaquim de Almeida, Kirsty Mitchell, Richard E. Grant Running time 118 minutes Rated R for strong violence and language throughout Release date: August 18, 2017 (USA) The world’s top protection agent is […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

The Dark Tower is an Undeveloped and Mediocre Disappointment [Review]

The Dark Tower is an Undeveloped and Mediocre Disappointment [Review]

The Dark Tower Directed by: Nikolaj Arcel Screenplay by: Akiva Goldsman, Jeff Pinkner, Anders Thomas Jensen, Nikolaj Arcel Based on The Dark Tower by Stephen King Starring: Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Taylor, Claudia Kim, Fran Kranz, Abbey Lee, Jackie Earle Haley Running time 95 minutes Rated PG-13 for thematic material including sequences of gun […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Atomic Blonde: 80’s Glam-Punk Spy Action is Brilliant [Review]

Atomic Blonde: 80’s Glam-Punk Spy Action is Brilliant [Review]

Atomic Blonde Directed by: David Leitch Screenplay by: Kurt Johnstad Based on: The Coldest City by Antony Johnston, Sam Hart Starring: Charlize Theron, James McAvoy, John Goodman, Toby Jones, Sofia Boutella Running time 115 minutes Rated R for sequences of strong violence, language throughout, and some sexuality/nudity The crown jewel of Her Majesty’s Secret Intelligence Service, […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Valerian & The City of A Thousand Planets is Sci-Fi at its Best [Review]

Valerian & The City of A Thousand Planets is Sci-Fi at its Best [Review]

Valerian & The City of A Thousand Planets Directed by Luc Besson Screenplay by Luc Besson Based on Valérian and Laureline by Pierre Christin, Jean-Claude Mézières Starring: Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne, Clive Owen, Rihanna, Ethan Hawke, Herbie Hancock, Kris Wu, Rutger Hauer Running time 137 minutes Rated PG-13 for sci-fi violence and action, suggestive material and […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Dunkirk is a Mediocre Movie Disguised as a Brilliant Film [Review]

Dunkirk is a Mediocre Movie Disguised as a Brilliant Film [Review]

Dunkirk Directed by Christopher Nolan Written by Christopher Nolan Starring: Fionn Whitehead, Tom Glynn-Carney, Jack Lowden, Harry Styles, Aneurin Barnard, James D’Arcy, Barry Keoghan, Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy, Mark Rylance, Tom Hardy Music by: Hans Zimmer Running time 106 minutes Rated PG-13 for intense war experience and some language Dunkirk is a large cacophony of […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Spider-Man: Homecoming is Pitch Perfect Marvel [Review]

Spider-Man: Homecoming is Pitch Perfect Marvel [Review]

Spider-Man: Homecoming Directed by: Jon Watts Screenplay by: Jonathan Goldstein, John Francis Daley, Jon Watts, Christopher Ford, Chris McKenna, Erik Sommers Story by: Jonathan Goldstein, John Francis Daley Based on Spider-Man by Stan Lee, Steve Ditko Starring: Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Jacob Batalon, Jon Favreau, Zendaya, Marisa Tomei, Robert Downey Jr., Laura Harrier  Running time […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Wonder Woman Smashes the Odds, is Monumentally Enjoyable [Review]

Wonder Woman Smashes the Odds, is Monumentally Enjoyable [Review]

Wonder Woman Directed by: Patty Jenkins Screenplay by: Allan Heinberg Story by: Zack Snyder, Allan Heinberg, Jason Fuchs Based on Wonder Woman by William Moulton Marston Starring: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Danny Huston, David Thewlis, Connie Nielsen, Elena Anaya Running time 141 minutes Rated PG-13 for sequences of violence and action, and some […]