Forsaken Film Reviews: April Fool’s Day (1986)

April Fool’s Day will always have a place in my heart.  So for this April 1st, I’d like to take another look at this amazing and potentially forsaken film. This entire review CONTAINS MAJOR SPOILERS.  If you prefer something without them, please listen to the spoiler-free podcast of the review found at The Forsaken Films [...]

Forsaken Film Reviews – Is The Rezort (2015) just Jurassic Park with Zombies?

In my latest review, I look at a film whose plot bears some similarities to Spielberg’s classic Jurassic Park; only this time the guests are hunting down the world’s remaining zombies. Story (2/5) – The Rezort comes to us from the writer Paul Gerstenberger and had the working title of Generation Z.  The film takes place [...]

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 (2015)

THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY - PART 2. Dir. Francis Lawrence. Perf. Jennifer Lawrence (shown), Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Donald Sutherland, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Julieanne Moore. Color Force & Lionsgate, 2015. Film. Katniss Everdeen returns in the final installment of Suzanne Collin's The Hunger Games series.  When her journey began, she impulsively volunteered herself as [...]

Crimson Peak (2015)

CRIMSON PEAK. Dir. Guillermo del Toro. Perf. Mia Wasikowska (shown), Tom Hiddleston (shown), Jessica Chastain, Charlie Hunnam, Jim Beaver. Legendary Pictures, 2015. Film. This Guillermo del Toro film wasn’t the ghost story I expected.  What I found was a character-driven love story infused with elements of Jane Austen and Edgar Allan Poe. Story (4/5) – [...]

Ant-Man (2015)

We were introduced to the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) with Ironman.  Seven years later and we find ourselves once again following the adventures of a man in a high tech suit of wonder.  Ant-Man certainly returns us back to those early days of the cinematic universe, delivering the humor, excitement, and superhero wonder that we [...]