Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams (2002)

To its credit, “Spy Kids 2” does indeed display a lot of creativity and imagination, and that makes it a lot better than most family movies Hollywood makes. However, while the first “Spy Kids” was a fun romp that kids AND adults would enjoy, this sequel isn’t as much fun. I think the biggest flaw is that this sequel is missing heart. We don’t feel … Continue reading Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams (2002)

Finding ‘Ohana (2021)

Pili (Kea Peahu) has her sights set on attending a Geocaching camp, but after her grandfather (Branscombe Richmond) has a heart attack, Pili must forfeit her prize and go to Hawaii with her mother Leilani (Kelly Hu) and brother Ioane (Alex Aiono). Once there Pili finds a journal among her grandfather’s possessions that tells of a group of privateers who hid a cache of gold … Continue reading Finding ‘Ohana (2021)


THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN – MOVIE REVIEW (NETFLIX)The film is a remake of a Hollywood film which in turn was adapted from a bestselling novel with the same title. Ribhu Dasgupta directs this film and is a NETFLIX release and is produced by Reliance Entertainment. A supposedly psychological thriller, the film at its best reads like a very bland newspaper report on a murder … Continue reading THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN – MOVIE REVIEW (NETFLIX)

The Ash Lad: In the Hall of the Mountain King (2017)

So, Norwegian critics have been pretty much butchering this movie. Which is a little strange. On the other hand, Norwegian movie critics don’t typically like this kind of movie. No. Boring, dark, dramatic movies that no one (other than the critics) really wants to see, that’s what they like! So when someone tries to make an entertaining movie, a movie that sort of breaks the … Continue reading The Ash Lad: In the Hall of the Mountain King (2017)

Monster Hunter (2020)

Monster Hunter is a new fantasy action film directed, written, and produced in part by Paul W.S. Anderson, the director of Resident Evil and Event Horizon. In the film, Captain Artemis (Milla Jovovich) and her military unit are transported to another world thanks to a strange storm. In this world they are attacked by dangerous, gigantic monsters, which they find difficult to stop with their … Continue reading Monster Hunter (2020)

Drishyam 2 (2021) Amazon Prime

DRISHYAM 2 – MOVIE REVIEW DRISHYAM 2 is a sequel to the gripping prequel that set the cash registers ringing across the country in the languages it got remade. The sequel is an attempt to build on a few loose ends from the first part. DRISHYAM 2 is produced by Aashirwad Cinemas. D2 begins rather very leisurely in an effort for the audience to connect … Continue reading Drishyam 2 (2021) Amazon Prime