Film Review: Midnight Special

5.5/10 I believe the opening is one of the most important parts of a film. It’s supposed to grab the audience, capture the people with its imagination. Essentially, the beginning is a promise that the next two hours (and ten dollars) won’t be a waste. Director, Jeff Nichols ("Take Shelter", "Mud") seems to believe that …

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Film Review: Star Wars- The Force Awakens

8.7/10 I actually became a fan of Star Wars in 2008, so I missed seeing Revenge of the Sith in theaters, but when I first started the series, I was hooked. My favorite kinds of movies growing up were the ones like Raiders of the Lost Ark, Casino Royale, or Toy Story. They’re just pure, …

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