It’s always a challenge to bring back a beloved character or series after it has been lying dormant for so long. Some have succeeded (“Mad Max: Fury Road”, “Toy Story 3”), some have failed (“TRON: Legacy, “Star Wars: The Phantom Menace”). It is a heavy feat, to both please fans and honor the originals, and … More Jason Bourne (2016) Movie Review
“Things have been beginning to feel a little… episodic” Captain Kirk (Chris Pine) says near the beginning of “Star Trek Beyond,” the third and most recent addition to J.J. Abrams’s reboot of the beloved franchise. It is a nice wink to the franchise’s origins as a revolutionary TV series, but it also, I believe, … More Star Trek Beyond (2016) Movie Review
Hey everybody! The Four Horsemen are back in “Now You See Me 2.” Will this sequel live up to the original’s level of fun? Here is a video review from The Balcony is Closed for “Now You See Me 2!”
“Captain America: Civil War” is a new high for Marel blockbusters For me, nothing will ever get tiring as long as it keeps bringing something new to the table, showing what we haven’t seen before and pulling the rug out from under us. As long as one thing can continue to change up what we … More Captain America: Civil War (2016) Review
Hey everyone! This is the video review for “X-Men: Apocalypse” the newest film in the popular X-Men saga. These filmed reviews are where Duncan and I sit down and say what we think of the film. There is still a written review on its way. But for now, enjoy the video!
“The Jungle Book” is a journey that can’t be missed Disney’s “The Jungle Book” is probably the best adventure film so far this year. Other great films this year have had adventurous tones and moods (Disney’s very own “Zootopia” for one) but “The Jungle Book” embodies an adventure as we imagine it in the … More The Jungle Book (2016) Movie Review
“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” Review There is a fantastic film hidden underneath the clutter of “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.” Very often glimpses of that film are shown as you are watching. We can see that film in the characters of Batman (Ben Affleck) and Alfred (Jeremy Irons) and in the … More Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) Movie Review