Rape, murder, and indifferent law enforcement sound like they make a great film on paper, but ‘Three Billboards’ ultimately succumbs to a less than stellar script and lackluster direction.
A superb recreation of a sensational celebrity kidnapping that overcame the replacement of its lead on short notice
An ambitious attempt to create a modern-day world reminiscent of ‘Dungeons & Dragons’ or ‘World of Warcraft’ in which humans, orcs, and elves coexist that has a meandering storyline and less than stellar direction.
‘Crooked House’ is an Agatha Christie mystery-thriller blessed with an excellent cast but let down by a lackluster script and bland direction.
Branagh and company take this slow-burning chestnut and succeed in making it enjoyable for 21st century audiences
Thomas Jane plays a 1920s farmer who hatches a plan for uxoricide in order to control his wife’s land in this thrilling Netflix adaptation of Stephen King’s story.
Jo Nesbø’s taut crime thriller receives a disappointing screen recreation and a superb cast cannot overcome a lackluster script and wayward direction.
‘The Foreigner’ is a thrill-a-minute action film propelled by a tense cat-and-mouse game between ageless co-stars Jackie Chan and Pierce Brosnan.
Kingsman: The Golden Circle is a rollicking sequel to a very successful secret agent comedy-drama that tries a bit too hard to one-up its predecessor
A thought-provoking parable on the rule of law, morality, and the fabric of society set in the desolate region of Northern China.