Booksmart: Raunchy Comedy has Heart and Brains

3.6 out of 5 stars (Slightly Above Average) Booksmart is one of the most refreshing, funny, and intelligent movies I’ve seen this year.  The directorial debut of Olivia Wilde, the film has been compared to and marketed as a female version of Superbad, a “classic” comedy I did not enjoy.  However, Kaitlyn Dever (TV’s Last… Continue Reading

“Thor”: Newest Marvel Film Better Than the Last

3 out of 5 stars (average) Marvel Studios etched itself on to America’s radar with 2000’s hit “X-Men” and then again with 2002’s “Spider-Man”, both of which spawned sequels.  Marvel has been translating its heroes from comics to films for years, almost all of which have gotten good reviews.  Their newest and less known hero,… Continue Reading