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Ashley Menzel

Ashley Menzel
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
93% Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) Even with its faults, Mission Impossible: Fallout delights the audience with the over-the-top excitement and armrest gripping action.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2018
61% Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018) Geared more towards kids than adults, Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation will be the perfect escape for the kids at the movies this summer. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Jul 9, 2018
8/10 86% Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) Ant-Man and the Wasp is undoubtedly a laugh-out-loud blockbuster superhero movie that will entertain audiences and provide a much-needed break to all the drama happening elsewhere in the Marvel Universe after Avengers: Infinity War.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2018
8.5/10 94% Set It Up (2018) Set It Up is delightful and a nod to the classic romantic comedies that we all know and love. With two perfect leads cast in Zoey Deutch and Glen Powell, Set It Up is sure to have you grinning from ear to ear from start to finish. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2018
6.5/10 94% Incredibles 2 (2018) Incredibles 2 feels a bit late to the game, but will still delight audiences in the themes and family togetherness it promotes. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2018
7.5/10 52% A Kid Like Jake (2018) Beautiful in its authenticity and honesty in portraying Jake and the struggles his parents are facing.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2018
8/10 51% Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) J.A. Bayona succeeds in taking the reigns of the Jurassic World franchise. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2018
7.5/10 88% Zoo (2018) Zoo is a heartfelt story that is a mix of emotions full of humor, love, loss, and hope that endures even the tribulations of war.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted May 31, 2018
6.5/10 73% Adrift (2018) Shailene's performance is heartbreaking and riveting, keeping the audience invested in both characters.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted May 31, 2018
8.5/10 38% Life of the Party (2018) Life of the Party is an entertaining and uproarious film which highlights the talent and comic genius that is Melissa McCarthy.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted May 10, 2018
26% Overboard (2018) Make no mistake, the star of the film is Eugenio Derbez.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted May 3, 2018
9/10 87% Tully (2018) Through magnificent writing, Diablo Cody brings characters brimming with emotion to the forefront of her films.Tullyis no different.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted May 3, 2018
9/10 49% Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017) Luc Besson has solidified his status as a fantastic sci-fi maestro with Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
5/10 39% The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017) The action in the film is decent and entertaining enough but can't make up for the unfunny jokes, lack of chemistry, bad special effects, and the incessantly annoying use of the words "mother f****er."‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
9.5/10 85% Darkest Hour (2017) Wright doesn't allow us to forget that all the words, speeches, and arguments are not only about politics but also about human beings, men on the beaches and stuck in trenches who are being killed and sacrificed.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
9/10 92% The Shape of Water (2017) Del Toro has such a distinct vision for his films and never disappoints on delivering a world so vibrant and stunning.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
8/10 99% Lady Bird (2017) The story speckled with humor and emotionally charged moments is the perfect coming of age story for the everyday woman.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
77% In the Fade (Aus dem Nichts) (2017) Diane Kruger easily earns her Cannes 2017 Best Actress Award. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
8/10 84% Loving Vincent (2017) Loving Vincent is a triumph in animation.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
9/10 80% Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool (2017) Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool is not your typical romance, and we love it for that. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
4/10 33% The Current War (2017) With a better screenplay with more emotionally appealing characters, The Current War could've been a hit. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
4/10 18% Submergence (2018) Submergence is a film with incredible visuals that gives us a glimpse at places we've never seen, but that can't make up for the dull and uninteresting storyline. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
9/10 92% Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is dark comedy at its finest.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
7.5/10 34% American Assassin (2017) The opening scene of American Assassin is one of the best I've seen in years. It is tense, engaging, and has you with your heart in your throat the entire time. The rest of the film falls away from that but still remains entertaining to watch.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
9.5/10 69% mother! (2017) mother! will leave you destroyed and slightly numb but it is certainly worth the price of admission.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
5/10 38% Mary Shelley (2018) It takes far too long to get to the crux of what we all are there for; the creation of Frankenstein. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
9.5/10 83% Avengers: Infinity War (2018) Avengers: Infinity War succeeds in eliciting the emotional responses that Marvel has worked on building up over the last ten years.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2018
6/10 80% The Cleanse (2018) There are creatures in the film that obviously represent the past, disappointments, sadness, and everything that is weighing down people in their lives. The idea of giving that a face and having to confront it is a great idea.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2018
8/10 67% You Can Choose Your Family (2018) Jim Gaffigan and Logan Miller have incredible chemistry together and give spectacularly heartfelt and honest performances.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2018
No Score Yet Write When You Get Work (2018) Write When You Get Work is a love story, heist, thriller, and social commentary film all at the same time. The story and the film are as ambitious as they are poignant and it is a fantastic film for director and writer, Stacy Cochran.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2018
83% Blockers (2018) It had the potential to make a dent in the female coming of age genre.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2018
73% Ready Player One (2018) Ready Player One is a nostalgic trip back to all things 80's and like the Oasis, the film gives the audience a chance to escape reality for a few hours.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2018
9.5/10 95% A Quiet Place (2018) A Quiet Place is bold and inventive with top-notch performances, breathtaking storytelling and intensity; it is the must-see film of the fest and even the year. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Mar 9, 2018
40% A Wrinkle in Time (2018) While A Wrinkle in Time is incredibly ambitious in its endeavors, both visually and tackling such a beloved story, the audience doesn't feel a strong enough connection to the characters and therefore the whole film suffers.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2018
8.5/10 91% Love, Simon (2018) Love, Simon is so full of heart and emotion that you can't help but fall in love with it.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2018
5/10 47% Red Sparrow (2018) More uncomfortable for the audience than it was for the person being tortured.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2018
9.5/10 97% Black Panther (2018) While watching Black Panther, you know you're watching a cosmic shift in comic book storytelling. We've never seen anything so vibrant and so different from the monotony of superhero films.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2018
7/10 63% Peter Rabbit (2018) Peter Rabbit is the perfect spring film to bring the family together and appreciate the smaller things in life.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2018
9.5/10 82% Molly's Game (2018) Aaron Sorkin's directorial debut is a triumph. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2017
64% The Unicorn Store (2017) Brie Larson's feature directorial debut is a triumphant and enchanting film. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2017
9.5/10 87% Professor Marston & The Wonder Women (2017) The presentation of the relationship between William, Elizabeth, and Olive has a purity and beauty that was captured and shines throughout the film.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2017
8/10 66% Breathe (2017) Andy Serkis hits it out of the park with Breathe. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2017
70% Papillon (2018) Perfecting casting with phenomenal performances. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2017
8.5/10 63% The Foreigner (2017) Full of thrilling action and hand to hand combat but offers up a more emotionally tuned Jackie Chan than we are accustomed to seeing.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2017
8/10 64% Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017) A look at that humanity and the beauty that can come from the purest joys of childhood.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2017
9/10 80% The Man Who Invented Christmas (2017) A truly sensational story of the creation of Christmas as we know it and a wonderful addition to the holiday season. ‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2017
6/10 57% Murder On The Orient Express (2017) It stops dead in its tracks shortly after leaving the station and leaves the audience numb and bored to death.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2017
8.5/10 40% Justice League (2017) The gritty nature of the world of DC is worth the price of admission.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2017
9/10 89% I, Tonya (2018) I, Tonya is a must-see film that will make you laugh, cry and cringe.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2017
7.5/10 97% Coco (2017) A beautiful ode to the love of family.‐ We Live Entertainment
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2017