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  • The Monster Squad: 30th Anniversary tour September 18, 2017
    The Monster Squad: 30th Anniversary tour   For the past few  weeks, the stars of The Monster Squad have been touring Alamo Drafthouse locations throughout the country.  Some of my Horror Flick Chick squad and I were able to grab tickets to the screening at the Downtown Brooklyn location.  I hadn’t ... [Read More] The post […]
    Sonia Rosario
  • Review: American Assassin Is More Dangerous Than You Think September 18, 2017
    As an action-junkie, when I first saw the trailer for American Assassin, I was pumped! So of course I was super eager to watch it. Not to mention, I’m a big fan of Dylan O’Brien. (Who I thought just gave his very own audition to play Dick Grayson/Nightwing in this ... [Read More] The post […]
    Emmanuel "Eman" Noisette
  • Review: Mother! Delivers A Constant Flurry of WTF’s September 15, 2017
    Mother! is one of those movies that will be probably one of the most difficult movies to describe. Even if someone were to tell you the synopsis of the film, that still wouldn’t really be suffice. Even the trailer, which I really appreciated, only gives you maybe 20% of what ... [Read More] The post […]
    Emmanuel "Eman" Noisette
  • Top 5 movies at the Box office Weekend 25-27 August 2017 September 15, 2017
    The weekend was the worst for the box office in 16 years. Box office weekend total movie earning amounted to $65 million in North America and the top twelve films grossed only $49.6 million. It was the slowest weekend since September 2001 with low movie earnings. Floyd Mayweather vs Conor ... [Read More] The post […]
    Elliot Hopper
  • IT Movie Review: Chapter One September 12, 2017
    IT Movie Review I have been waiting to see this film ever since it was announced.  So much so that I actually purchased tickets two weeks before it premiered in theaters.  I saw the 1990 made for television 2-part version when it aired and it terrified me.  I was 13 ... [Read More] The post […]
    Sonia Rosario
  • Eman’s Hot Take: Parents, DO NOT Take Your Kids To See “It”! September 11, 2017
    It is a movie that adults to this day will claim was the primary cause for their fear of clowns. If you’re an adult in your 30s-40s, then you probably fall into that category. You probably also saw “It” when you were a young child as well. The R ratings ... [Read More] The post […]
    Emmanuel "Eman" Noisette
  • James Franco and David Simon On Their New HBO Porn Drama ‘The Deuce’ September 11, 2017
    The Deuce “Believe me or not, I don’t watch porn,” James Franco told journalists on the red carpet at the premiere of his new show “The Deuce,” Thursday evening at the SVA Theater in Manhattan. Franco was responding to a question about how the new HBO porn drama created by ... [Read More] The post […]
    Paula Schwartz
  • “Wetlands”: A Leading Man is Born September 11, 2017
    I have one primary takeaway after having seen the new movie “Wetlands”, opening in theaters on Friday, September 15.  Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (TV’s “Lost”, “Suicide Squad”) can carry a movie. Oh, veteran pros like Jennifer Ehle and Christopher McDonald are just fine here, too.  But it is the simmering beneath the ... [Read More] The post […]
    John Smistad
  • Stats Say ‘The Defenders’ Couldn’t Defend Iron Fist, But There’s Still Hope For ‘Iron Fist’ Season 2 September 8, 2017
    Iron Fist has been receiving mixed reviews ever since its March 2017 debut on Netflix. Marvel’s The Defenders had a couple of major tasks on its hands. The first challenge was to bring together its four current Netflix superhero characters of Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist. That goal ... [Read More] The post […]
    Emmanuel "Eman" Noisette
  • Netflix’s ‘Burning Sands’ Explores Uncomfortable Themes No One Is Talking About September 7, 2017
     Burning Sands is a rather interesting movie that I’m sure will at the very least have people talking. The film appears to be a compilation of various tactics and instances of hazing that may occur in black fraternities on university campuses. While I am not in fraternity, I did attend a ... [Read More] The post […]
    Emmanuel "Eman" Noisette
  • Review: Crown Heights Delivers Justice To A Story of Injustice September 6, 2017
    Crown Heights The Good: Crown Heights’ biggest highlight is probably the story of Colin Warner itself. Based on a true story, Warner’s situation of being wrongfully accused of a crime he did not commit only begins to draw your interest. Within the story, we have almost two movies in one ... [Read More] The post […]
    Emmanuel "Eman" Noisette
  • Pedro Pascal Talks ‘Narcos’ Season Three at NY Premiere August 30, 2017
    The suddenly hot “Narcos” star Pedro Pascal – he will play the villain opposite Denzel Washington in Antoine Fuqua’s upcoming “Equalizer 2”- celebrated the third season premiere of the acclaimed Netflix series in Manhattan last week with his cast and crew. Season Three of “Narcos” features a large repertory of ... [Read More] The post […]
    Paula Schwartz