“Vice” review by Nate Blake

Director Adam McKay (The Big Short) must be a huge fan of the political cartoons that appear in the opinion pages of newspapers, because his latest film, though very much live-action, has the tone of an extended, two-hour political cartoon. That approach to covering six decades in the life of Dick Cheney works great as entertainment … Continue reading “Vice” review by Nate Blake

The Most Disappointing Films of 2018 by Alex Blake

2018 has been a great year. I made Nate my bitch for life. We traveled. And we saw some really disappointing films. Here are my eight most disappointing films of 2018, in no particular order. 1.) Private Life: This Netflix original starring Paul Giamatti and Kathryn Hahn was nothing short of disappointing. I knew nothing … Continue reading The Most Disappointing Films of 2018 by Alex Blake

“Roma” review by Alex and Nate Blake

Directed and Written by: Alfonso Cuarón Rated: R (Graphic nudity, language and disturbing images) Length: 135 Minutes Distributor: Netflix Nate: Each December, as the final Oscar hopefuls hit theaters, I start to feel a little depressed about the months ahead. January has a reputation for being the month where studios release titles they were too … Continue reading “Roma” review by Alex and Nate Blake

“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” review by Nate Blake

Directed by: Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey and Rodney Rothman Length: 117 Minutes Rated: PG Spider-Man has always been my favorite superhero, but it’s been a depressing 11 years as far as Sony’s rights to the franchise have been concerned. Though the first Sam Raimi Spider-Man was respectable and Spider-Man 2 in my opinion is still … Continue reading “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” review by Nate Blake