BOFCA REVIEW ROUNDUP: 5/24/2024

FURIOSA: A MAD MAX SAGA

Furiosa is an incredible follow up to Fury Road.” Duane Miller, Cinemania World Podcast

 

 

SIGHT

Sight has a genuine hero in Dr. Ming Wang, and his story is well-served here.” Daniel M. Kimmel, North Shore Movies

 

 

PANDEMONIUM

Pandemonium – the title itself suggesting random chaos – ultimately takes the form of a horrific nightmare, where logic may not apply and where there’s no way out.” Daniel M. Kimmel, North Shore Movies

BOFCA REVIEW ROUNDUP: 5/3/2024

QUEEN OF KNIVES

Queen Of Knives is for anyone who has had to deal with messy family situations but loves their family anyway.” Daniel M. Kimmel, North Shore Movies

 

 

THE IDEA OF YOU

“To her credit, Hathaway tries to make it work, but there is only so much an Oscar-winning actress can do to breathe life into a DOA mess like The Idea of You.John Black, Cinekong

 

JEANNE DU BARRY

Although he may not look great, the 61-year-old Depp remains a master scene stealer, doing more with a single word or kingly gesture than some actors could do with pages of dialogue.John Black, Cinekong

Jeanne du Barry should more than satisfy fans of period pieces featuring elaborate costumes, powdered wigs, and – at its heart – a woman making her own place in the world.” Daniel M. Kimmel, North Shore Movies

BOFCA REVIEW ROUNDUP: 4/26/2024

BOY KILLS WORLD

“If you can get through the carnage – and the last act is the embodiment of ‘Grand Guignol’ – it’s definitely different from the usual Hollywood reboots and remakes.” Daniel M. Kimmel, North Shore Movies

 

COYOTE CAGE

Coyote Cage is a low-budget thriller on the hot-button issue of illegal immigration. It probably won’t please anyone on either side of the issue, but it makes some interesting points along the way, despite some curious choices.” Daniel M. Kimmel, North Shore Movies

BOFCA REVIEW ROUNDUP: 4/19/2024

ABIGAIL

“The story isn’t winning any awards, but it’s what the audience is going to pay for, which is dumb fun.” Byron McNeal, On The Reel On Tumblr

REBEL MOON: PART TWO – THE SCARGIVER

“Fans of special effects laden futuristic battle scenes may find something to enjoy here, but otherwise Rebel Moon: Part Two is a crashing bore.” Daniel M. Kimmel, North Shore Movies

 

THE BEAST

“The complexity of Seydoux’s performance may not be apparent on first viewing, but that’s OK because The Beast is worth watching multiple times.” John Black, Cinekong