After College Years: 2017-Present

Reviews posted here were written after I graduated from college in 2017. They are the most analytical of my reviews, but still have my sprinkles of humor. I feel that I have finally hit my stride here, but, as any good writer, am always looking for ways to improve. Enjoy!

Venom 2: Let This Be The Final Installment

2.5 out of 5 stars (decent) I was a big fan of the original Venom.  A mostly light, playful sci-fi action film with the occasional mildly disturbing image, it proved you could make a film about a Spider-Man villain without Spider-Man ever making an appearance.  The best aspect of it was funnily antagonistic back-and-forth between… Continue Reading

Cruella: Dark Disney Prequel Is Devilishly Fun

4 Dalmatian Coats Out of 5 (one of the best of the year) This review originally appeared on The Illuminerdi on May 26, 2021.  Check it out here. I was skeptical when Disney announced a prequel film following Cruella De Vil.  Could they maintain the fun darkness surrounding this character, let alone find someone who… Continue Reading