Kung Fury (2015 Short Film) – Anniversary Review

It's hard to believe that it's already been a year since we were graced with the awesome pecs of Kung Fury. Crowdfunded through Kickstarter...
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The Secret Life of Pets (2016) – Film Review

I've been lucky enough to have time in my busy schedule to catch a movie or two lately. Most recently, I decided to go...
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Worldfest Film Festival 2017: Science Fiction Short Film Reviews

Kicking off my coverage of the 50th Annual WorldFest-Houston film festival, here are reviews for four science fiction short films recently screened: Rebel Scum (d: Timothy Van...

Independence Day: Resurgence (2016) – Review

Independence Day Resurgence Dir - Roland Emmerich Starring Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Jessie T. Usher, Bill Pullman, Maika Monroe, Brent Spiner Released June 24th, RT...
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016) Review

I’m going to tell you right now, I have a bias when it comes to the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. I have been a...

Godzilla Returns in ‘Shin Gojira’ (2016): A Video Review

Shin Gojira (also known as Godzilla Resurgence) finally came slamming into select American theaters on October 11th, and Horror Geek Life made sure to...
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An Audience Cries: ‘A Monster Calls’ (2017) Review

True visionary directors are few and far between. Fortunately, Guillermo del Toro existed in our lifetime to impart his filmmaking knowledge to an ambitious...
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The Space Between Us (2017): When Two Worlds Collide

I think most of us, at one point or another, have thought about what it would be like to live on a different planet....
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Stranger Things (2016) Review – An Amazing Sci-fi Series Not to Miss

If you're the social media type, you've likely seen a million posts about a series called Stranger Things over the last few days. Everyone...

Hell And Back (2015) – Movie Review

Animated films aren't just for kids anymore. Just ask Robot Chicken writers Zeb Wells and Hugh Sterbakov, who have made it their life's work to bring cartoons...

The Magnificent Seven (2016) Review: Empty Fun in the West

Legendary director Akira Kurosawa unveiled the epic team-up movie formula in 1954 with Seven Samurai. Then acclaimed director John Sturges remade that exact formula for a...

See the Way Richard Turner Sees in ‘Dealt’ (DIFF 2017)

"Nobody sees the way I see," card mechanic Richard Turner says in a voiceover while the Dallas International Film Festival audience weeps during Dealt....
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‘A Bad Idea Gone Wrong’ is a Movie Gone Great (DIFF 2017)

My time at this year's Dallas International Film Festival involved engulfing myself in some of the best comedies of the year (so far). It...

Moonlight (2016) Review: More Boyhood Than ‘Boyhood’

Moonlight has swept 2016's cinematic landscape by storm. As wider audiences gain exposure to the film, word of mouth travels from the speed of smell...
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‘Ghostbusters’ Review: Don’t Be Afraid Of No Reboot

Ghostbusters (Dir: Paul Feig) Starring: Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, Chris Hemsworth Released: July 15th 2016 / RT: 116 mins / PG-13 Who you...
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The Edge of Seventeen (2016) is Hilarious, Relatable and Important

Part of the magic of cinema is the notion that a film can relate to an audience through fictional characters, performances, and a story...
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‘Surviving Indie’ (2016) Film Shows Sweat and Tears Behind Indie Games

Although the gaming industry has been dominated by massive budgets and AAA titles, indie games have finally started to get some much deserved love...

Snowden (2016) Review: See Something, Say Something

Some stories are too compelling in reality to avoid telling in a Hollywood film. Last weekend, Clint Eastwood attempted this with Sully, to mixed results, which...

Warcraft: The Beginning (2016) – Review

Warcraft. Orcs and Humans throw down in Blizzard's long awaited cinematic debut. Duncan Jones - Director/Co-writer Starring: Travis Fimmel, Tony Kebbell, Paula Patton, Ben Foster, Dominic...

Michael Keaton Excels as Hamburglar in ‘The Founder’

I might be alone here, but when I heard there was going to be a film about the origins of the McDonald’s brand I...