Kyle J. Steenblik

Bumblebee is Remarkably Fantastic [Review]

Bumblebee Directed by Travis Knight Written by Christina Hodson Based on Transformers by Hasbro Starring Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., John Ortiz, Jason Drucker, Pamela Adlon Production company Di Bonaventura Pictures, Allspark Pictures, Tencent Pictures Distributed by Paramount Pictures Release date December 21, 2018 Running time 114 minutes Rated PG-13 On the run […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Aquaman is a Muddled Mediocre Mess [Review]

Aquaman Directed by James Wan Screenplay by David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick, Will Beall Story by Geoff Johns, James Wan, Will Beall Based on Aquaman by Mort Weisinger, Paul Norris Starring Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Willem Dafoe, Patrick Wilson, Dolph Lundgren, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Nicole Kidman Production company Warner Bros. Pictures, DC Films, The Safran Company, Cruel […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Mary Poppins Returns is Nostalgic and Magical

Mary Poppins Returns Directed by Rob Marshall Screenplay by David Magee Story by David Magee, Rob Marshall, John DeLuca Based on Mary Poppins by P. L. Travers Starring Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Julie Walters, Dick Van Dyke, Angela Lansbury, Colin Firth, Meryl Streep Production company Walt Disney Pictures, Lucamar Productions, Marc […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse is Out of This Universe Good [Review]

Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse Directed by: Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman Screenplay by: Phil Lord and Rodney Rothman Story by: Phil Lord Based on the Marvel Comics Miles Morales by Brian Michael Bendis, Sara Pichelli Starring: Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Brian Tyree Henry, Lily Tomlin, Luna Lauren Velez, Zoë Kravitz, […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Creed II is an Invigorating and Engrossing Sequel [Review]

Creed II Directed by: Steven Caple Jr. Screenplay by: Sylvester Stallone, Juel Taylor Story by Sascha Penn, Cheo Hodari Coker Based on Characters by Sylvester Stallone Starring: Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Wood Harris, Phylicia Rashad, Dolph Lundgren Production companies: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Warner Bros. Release date November 21, 2018 Running time 117 minutes […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Robin Hood is a Catastrophic Adaptation [Review]

Robin Hood Directed by: Otto Bathurst Screenplay by: Ben Chandler, David James Kelly Starring: Taron Egerton, Jamie Foxx, Ben Mendelsohn, Eve Hewson, Tim Minchin, Jamie Dornan, Cornelius Booth Production company: Summit Entertainment, Appian Way Productions, Safehouse Pictures, Thunder Road Films Distributed by: Lionsgate Release date November 21, 2018 Running time 116 minutes Rated PG-13 for […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Overlord is Awesome [Review]

Overlord Directed by: Julius Avery Written by: Billy Ray, Mark L. Smith Starring: Jovan Adepo, Wyatt Russell, Mathilde Ollivier, John Magaro, Gianny Taufer, Pilou Asbæk, Bokeem Woodbine Production company: Paramount Pictures, Bad Robot Productions Release date November 9, 2018 Running time 110 minutes Rated R for strong bloody violence, disturbing images, language, and brief sexual […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Bad Times at the El Royale is Astonishingly Awesome [Review]

Bad Times at the El Royale is Astonishingly Awesome [Review]

Bad Times at the El Royale Directed by Drew Goddard Written by Drew Goddard Starring Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, Dakota Johnson, Jon Hamm, Cailee Spaeny, Lewis Pullman, Nick Offerman, Chris Hemsworth Production company 20th Century Fox, Goddard Textiles Release date October 12, 2018 Running time 140 minutes Rated R for strong violence, language, some drug […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Venom is Unintentionally Campy [Review]

Venom is Unintentionally Campy [Review]

Venom Directed by Ruben Fleischer Screenplay by Jeff Pinkner, Scott Rosenberg, Kelly Marcel Based on Venom by David Michelinie, Todd McFarlane Starring Tom Hardy, Michelle Williams, Riz Ahmed, Scott Haze, Reid Scott Production company Columbia Pictures, Marvel Entertainment, Tencent Pictures, Arad Productions, Matt Tolmach Productions, Pascal Pictures Distributed by Sony Pictures Release date October 5, […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

A Star Is Born Delivers the Goosebumps, and the Heartbreak [Review]

A Star Is Born Delivers the Goosebumps, and the Heartbreak [Review]

A Star Is Born Directed by Bradley Cooper Screenplay by Eric Roth, Bradley Cooper, Will Fetters Based on A Star Is Born by William A. Wellman, Robert Carson, Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell Starring: Bradley Cooper, Lady Gaga, Andrew Dice Clay, Dave Chappelle, Sam Elliott Production Companies: Warner Bros. Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Joint Effort, Gerber Pictures, Live […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

The House With a Clock in its Walls is a Fantastic Frighteningly Fun Family Film

The House With a Clock in its Walls is a Fantastic Frighteningly Fun Family Film

The House With a Clock in its Walls Directed by Eli Roth Written by Eric Kripke Based on The House with a Clock in Its Walls by John Bellairs Starring: Jack Black, Cate Blanchett, Owen Vaccaro, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Sunny Suljic, Kyle MacLachlan Production company Amblin Entertainment, Reliance Entertainment, Mythology Entertainment, Amblin Partners Distributed by […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

The Predator is Bombastic but Mediocre [Review]

The Predator is Bombastic but Mediocre [Review]

The Predator Directed by Shane Black Written by Fred Dekker, Shane Black Based on Characters by Jim Thomas, John Thomas Starring: Boyd Holbrook, Trevante Rhodes, Jacob Tremblay, Keegan-Michael Key, Olivia Munn, Thomas Jane, Alfie Allen, Sterling K. Brown Production company Davis Entertainment, TSG Entertainment Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Release date September 14, 2018 Running time […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom is Derivative and Dissapointing

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom is Derivative and Dissapointing

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Directed by: J. A. Bayona Written by: Colin Trevorrow, Derek Connolly Based on Characters by Michael Crichton Starring: Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Rafe Spall, Justice Smith, Daniella Pineda, James Cromwell, Toby Jones, Ted Levine, B. D. Wong, Isabella Sermon, Geraldine Chaplin, Jeff Goldblum Production companies: Universal Pictures, Amblin Entertainment, The […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Solo: A Star Wars Story Brings Legends to Life [Review]

Solo: A Star Wars Story Brings Legends to Life [Review]

Solo: A Star Wars Story Directed by: Ron Howard Written by: Jonathan Kasdan, Lawrence Kasdan Based on Characters by George Lucas Starring: Alden Ehrenreich, Woody Harrelson, Emilia Clarke, Donald Glover, Thandie Newton, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Joonas Suotamo, Paul Bettany Production company: Lucasfilm Ltd. Distributed by: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Release date May 25, 2018 Running […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

Avengers: Infinity War, Maybe a Marvel Masterpiece [Review]

Avengers: Infinity War, Maybe a Marvel Masterpiece [Review]

Avengers: Infinity War Directed by Anthony Russo, Joe Russo Screenplay by Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely Based on The Avengers by Stan Lee, Jack Kirby Starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Don Cheadle, Tom Holland, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Danai Gurira, Letitia […]