Tag Archives: film

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018)

Review by CJ Director: David Yates Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, Dan Fogler, Jude Law, Johnny Depp, Zoë Kravitz, Ezra Miller, Claudia Kim Running time: 134 minutes Watch this if you liked: The Harry Potter series, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them   As the dark wizard Grindelwald (Depp) rallies his followers, […]
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Amityville: The Awakening (2017)

Review by CJ Director: Franck Khalfoun Starring: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Bella Thorne, Mckenna Grace, Cameron Monaghan Other notable appearances: Jennifer Morrison, Kurtwood Smith Running time: 85 minutes Watch this if you liked: Rings, The Woman in Black, House at the End of the Street   Belle’s (Thorne) mother moves her to a new home to […]
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Halloween (2018)

Review by CJ Director: David Gordon Green Starring: Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer, Andi Matichak, Will Patton  Other notable appearances: Haluk Bilginer, Nick Castle, James Jude Courtney, Jibrail Nantambu Running time: 106 minutes Watch this if you liked: Halloween, You’re Next, Wes Craven’s New Nightmare, Friday the 13th   Laurie Strode (Curtis) has a complex […]
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Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Drew Goddard Starring: Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, Dakota Johnson, Jon Hamm, Cailee Spaeny, Chris Hemsworth, Lewis Pullman Other notable appearances: Nick Offerman Running time: 141 minutes Watch this if you liked: Pulp Fiction, Inglorious Basterds, Cabin in the Woods   The lives of seven strangers become inextricably tangled by the secrets […]
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Christopher Robin (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Marc Forster Starring: Ewan McGregor, Jim Cummings, Hayley Atwell, Bronte Carmichael Other notable appearances: Mark Gatniss, Roger Ashton-Griffiths, Brad Garrett, Nick Mohammed, Peter Capaldi, Sophie Okonedo, Toby Jones, Simon Farnaby,  Running time: 104 minutes Watch this if you liked: Winnie the Pooh, Paddington, Hook   Christopher Robin (McGregor) has grown up, […]
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The Nun (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Corin Hardy Starring: Taissa Farmiga, Demián Bichir, Jonas Bloquet, Bonnie Aarons Other notable appearances: Ingrid Bisu, Charlotte Hope, Sandra Teles, Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson Running time: 96 minutes Watch this if you liked: Annabelle, The Evil Dead 2, Lights Out   Father Burke (Bichir) and initiate nun, Sister Irene (Farmiga), head […]
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The Happytime Murders (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Brian Henson Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Bill Barretta, Elizabeth Banks, Maya Rudolph Other notable appearances: Joel McHale, Leslie David Baker, Brian Henson, Ben Falcone Running time: 91 minutes Watch this if you liked: Sausage Party, Team America: World Police    After the murder of his brother, a star on the nostalgic hit […]
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The Meg (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Jon Turteltaub Starring: Jason Statham, Li Bingbing, Rainn Wilson Other notable appearances: Masi Oka, Cliff Curtis, Ruby Rose, Page Kennedy, Winston Chao, Robert Taylor, Jessica McNamee Running time: 113 minutes Watch this if you liked: Deep Blue Sea, Jaws, Jurassic Park   Five years after a mission where two of his […]
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Geostorm (2017)

Review by CJ Director: Dean Devlin Starring: Gerard Butler, Jim Sturgess, Abbie Cornish, Alexandra Maria Lara Other notable appearances: Andy Garcia, Ed Harris, Daniel Wu, Zazie Beetz, Talitha Eliana Bateman, Richard Schiff, Mare Winningham Running time: 109 minutes Watch this if you liked: The Day After Tomorrow, Into the Storm, San Andreas   When a […]
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The Open House (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Matt Angel, Suzanne Coote Starring: Dylan Minnette, Piercey Dalton Other notable appearances: Patricia Bethune, Sharif Atkins, Aaron Abrams Running time: 94 minutes Watch this if you liked: The Strangers   After the death of his father, Logan (Minnette) and his mother (Dalton) fall on hard times and move in to his […]
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