Your Quick & Simple Review: “Creed II”

During a boxing exhibition in 1985, Russian boxer Ivan Drago (Dolph Lundgren) killed former World Heavyweight Champion Apollo Creed.  Years later, Creed’s son, Adonis (Michael B. Jordan), accepts a challenge from Drago’s son, Viktor (Florian Munteanu), against the wishes of his trainer, Rocky Balboa (Sylvester Stallone).   While Creed & Balboa are both dealing with personal issues […]

Continue Reading

In Movie Theaters This Weekend

Fantastic Beasts:  The Crimes of Grindelwald Just like every single movie in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald is visually spectacular.  Unfortunately, the story itself isn’t on the same level as its scenery.  If you’ve never seen the films before, this definitely isn’t where you should be starting.  With all the Easter […]

Continue Reading
green book thumb

Your Quick & Simple Review: “Green Book”

Dr. Don Shirley (Mahershala Ali), is a world-class African-American pianist, in 1962, who’s about to embark on a concert tour into the Deep South. For the trip, he hires a driver that can also add protection. Shirley recruits Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen), a tough-talking bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx. Although the men […]

Continue Reading
suspiria thumb

Your Quick & Simple Review: “Suspiria”

When Susie Bannion (Dakota Johnson) arrives in Berlin to audition for the world-renowned Helena Markos Dance Co, she quickly captures the role of lead dancer.  The woman she replaces accuses the company’s female directors of witchcraft. But when psychotherapist, Dr. Jozef Klemperer (Lutz Ebersdorf) and troupe member, Sara (Mia Goth), learn the dark secrets of […]

Continue Reading
Bohemian-Rhapsody Thumb

Your Quick & Simple Review: “Bohemian Rhapsody”

A look back at Queen, one of music’s greatest rock bands, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury (Rami Malek). Freddie, who was and still is, one of the most loved entertainers of all time defied stereotypes and along with the rest of the band, reached unparalleled success.  But like many people in […]

Continue Reading