Movie Review- Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle

Jumanji: The Welcome To The Jungle is a 2017 adventure comedy directed by Jake Kasdan. It is a sequel to the 1995 comedy Jumanji starring the late, great Robin Williams. In the first film, the game came to the players. In this new film, the game takes you. In 1996, Alex Vreeke (Mason Guccione) finds a mysterious…

Movie Review- The Polka King

While I did not expect my first film review of 2018 to be The Polka King, I can say that this movie did have a few laughs. Maya Forbes (Infinitely Polar Bear) directs the true story Jan Lewan, a Polish immigrant and self-described “Polka King” who took hundreds of elderly people’s cash in a Ponzi…

Movie Review- Kung Fu Panda 3

Kung Fu Panda 3 is the third entry in the epic animated movie franchise by DreamWorks. It is directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson and Alessandro Carloni with music by Hans Zimmer. The voice cast includes: Jack Black,  Bryan Cranston, Dustin Hoffman, Angelina Jolie, J. K. Simmons, Lucy Liu, Seth Rogen, David Cross, Kate Hudson, James Hong,…

Movie Review Flashback- Bernie

Bernie is based on the murder of Marjorie “Marge” Nugent by her companion Bernie Tiede. It is directed by Richard Linklater and stars Jack Black, Shirley MacLane, Matthew McConaughey, Brady Coleman, Richard Robichaux, Rick Dial, Brandon Smith, Larry Jack Dotson, Merrilee McCommas, Mathew Greer, Gabriel Luna, and several real citizens of Carthage, Texas where the murder took place.  The movie presents itself as…