Tag: Will Smith

Gemini Man 4K UHD Review

While daring in tackling a core American value, Gemini Man's script punches too hard and falls to countless thriller cliches in doing so.

Aladdin (2019) 4K UHD Review

I Can Show You the (Same) World There are only seven basic stories in existence. The issue then is not that Disney chooses to remake Aladdin in live action …

Men in Black 4K UHD Review

Galaxy Defenders Of the ‘90s blockbusters, few exhibit Men in Black’s intelligence. By no means deep – Men in Black still wants a mass market appeal – those philosophical …

Men in Black II 4K UHD Review

Sing Along: Re-turn the Men in Black; You Won’t Want to Remember At least Men in Black II involves one interesting theme. It comes from a place of empathy …

Men in Black 3 4K UHD Review

Men in Back (in Time) Men in Black 3 time travels to the late ‘60s, an interesting way to freshen the series. Then, the movie does nothing with the …

Bad Boys 4K UHD Review

So Bad Lucky for Bad Boys, the casting department landed Will Smith and Martin Lawrence. Without them, this buddy, prototype cliché action movie doesn’t have anything of value. Even …

Bad Boys II 4K UHD Review

Still Bad Bad Boys II murders a remarkable number of people. More remarkable is how the good guys never die. About a half hour into Bad Boys II, there’s …

Collateral Beauty Blu-ray Review

Damaged Goods It is unfathomable talented people – and in such numbers – considered Collateral Beauty’s premise and still chose to appear in the finished film. Adjectives for “appalling” …

Suicide Squad 3D Blu-ray Review

Squadmates Jared Leto’s abysmal Joker can’t diminish Margot Robbie’s entertaining Harley Quinn portrayal, but Suicide Squad struggles from the get go. It’s rushed to capitalize on Marvel’s success, and …

Suicide Squad Review

For the third time this summer, a villain shoots a spiraling beam into the sky which the protagonists must stop. It’s coincidence, if an amusing one as Warner’s comic …

Concussion Blu-ray Review

Avoiding the Issue Concussion’s complacent attitude toward the NFL’s brain injury agenda is alarming. More so is the influx of corporate whistleblower-esque films. They have poured into Hollywood since …

Focus Blu-ray Review

Out of Focus The title spills the theme and instructions: Focus. Swindles and scams are inbound, leading a delicate balance of romance, petty crime, and multi-million dollar stakes. Will …