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Rating Title/Year Author
A Freaks (2018) Jason Escamilla The most thrilling movie of 2019! EDIT
Posted Sep 16, 2019
C+ It: Chapter Two (2019) Jason Escamilla Character development is attempted but unfortunately never reaches a level that evokes true emotion. EDIT
Posted Sep 8, 2019
C Don't Let Go (2019) Jason Escamilla Don't Let Go is unique and creative but does an amateur job at executing a compelling or polished thriller. EDIT
Posted Sep 8, 2019
B+ The Farewell (2019) Jason Escamilla "The Farewell" is informative of Chinese customs, very dramatic, and surprisingly very comedic despite the heavy subject matter. EDIT
Posted Sep 8, 2019
B Ready or Not (2019) Jason Escamilla The ending is not too surprising, but the journey to get there is fun, unique, and entertaining! EDIT
Posted Aug 25, 2019
A- Good Boys (2019) Jason Escamilla The 90 minute fast-paced run time is sure to keep the audience laughing in this humorous feel-good flick! EDIT
Posted Aug 21, 2019
C+ The Art of Racing in the Rain (2019) Jason Escamilla For pet lovers who enjoy a simple light-hearted story. Those wanting something unique, exciting, and adventurous will be disappointed. EDIT
Posted Aug 12, 2019
C+ Dora and the Lost City of Gold (2019) Jason Escamilla The adventure lacks any real excitement as the obstacles are easily overcome. Nonetheless, Dora is a recommendation for families with children. EDIT
Posted Aug 10, 2019
C- Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019) Jason Escamilla Hallow characters, an uncreative story, and an antagonist who lacks a convincing motive. EDIT
Posted Aug 8, 2019
C Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019) Jason Escamilla "Hobbs & Shaw" is an inconceivable action packed journey, featuring two pleasant leads and a stock villain who are all working with a predictable and formulaic screenplay. EDIT
Posted Aug 4, 2019
C Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood (2019) Jason Escamilla Underwhelmingly episodic, resulting in a compilation of scenes that, despite having some good moments, lack a fully developed captivating story that pays off. EDIT
Posted Jul 28, 2019
B Crawl (2019) Jason Escamilla A fast-paced thriller that, despite lacking character depth, has consistently entertaining sequences. EDIT
Posted Jul 13, 2019
B+ The Lion King (2019) Jason Escamilla Even if the original is better, it was amazing to see all the attention to detail that was put into the ambitious attempt to making this movie come alive. EDIT
Posted Jul 11, 2019
B- Midsommar (2019) Jason Escamilla Viewers thirsting for an imaginative complex plot open to interpretation will appreciate the direction Aster has taken his sophomore film; others may call it a convoluted mess EDIT
Posted Jun 30, 2019
B Yesterday (2019) Jason Escamilla Hilarious character interactions and dialogue derived from a fun premise! EDIT
Posted Jun 28, 2019
B- Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) Jason Escamilla Despite the potential more serious weight this movie could have presented, Spider-Man: Far From Home is a fun, light-hearted, and comedic superhero movie most will enjoy. EDIT
Posted Jun 27, 2019
A Toy Story 4 (2019) Jason Escamilla Pixar once again proves they are able to create a film both kids and adults will enjoy. Toy Story 4 is heartfelt, comedic, and overall an entertaining and engaging experience! EDIT
Posted Jun 16, 2019
B- Dark Phoenix (2019) Jason Escamilla As a finale to the series, the resolution is underwhelming and too safe. However, the first two acts' quick pacing and character choices allow "Dark Phoenix" to fall fresh. EDIT
Posted Jun 6, 2019
A- Ma (2019) Jason Escamilla "Ma" successfully delivers suspense through a mesmerizing performance by Octavia Spencer and features a fun screenplay that creatively tells an intriguing story. EDIT
Posted May 29, 2019
C+ Brightburn (2019) Jason Escamilla Brightburn has an interesting sounding premise but the mostly all cheap jump scares and fake character choices prevent the little substance from being taken seriously. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
B+ Aladdin (2019) Jason Escamilla Aladdin is a spectacular family fantasy movie that both kids and adults who loved the classic will admire the production efforts put into reimagining this ambitious fairytale. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
D+ Serenity (2019) Jason Escamilla The plot, already extremely overdone and unoriginal, felt super forced and unrealistic. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
C- Glass (2019) Jason Escamilla James McAvoy's performance is really great and that's about it! EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
C- The Upside (2018) Jason Escamilla A really long messy story that overstays its welcome. While some humor works, it should have committed to being a pure drama or a comedy. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
A- Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) Jason Escamilla A great family film featuring catchy music and humor that is balanced well with serious moments. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
B The Favourite (2018) Jason Escamilla Stunning performances, screenplay, and humor. Truly engaging once you get past the slow setup. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
B- Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) Jason Escamilla Kids will enjoy the fast paced adventure while adults may feel a bit bored by the sporadic and formulaic plot that tries to say too much. Recommended for families. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
A+ Ben Is Back (2018) Jason Escamilla Very accurate and thrilling depiction of a day in the life of an addicts' recovery with outstanding performances! EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
D The Possession of Hannah Grace (2018) Jason Escamilla Nothing you haven't seen before; despite decent eerie sound effects during jumps-scares, there is very little substance. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
D- Anna and the Apocalypse (2017) Jason Escamilla High school problems? Zombies? Music? Too much! Hallow characters go off the wall; engaging in senseless violence, shattering the decent 20 minute setup. I liked 2 songs. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
F Suspiria (2018) Jason Escamilla One of the worst films I have ever seen; a convoluted mess that is confusing, slow, and a true chore to sit through. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
B- Dr. Seuss' The Grinch (2018) Jason Escamilla A fun family film that is beautifully animated. While not as enjoyable as the tighter-paced classic, the updated graphics can be appreciated. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
B+ Widows (2018) Jason Escamilla Thrilling and suspenseful with action performed by an all-star cast. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
B+ Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Jason Escamilla It's worth watching for Rami Malek's performance; entertainingly informative. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
A- Beautiful Boy (2018) Jason Escamilla Extremely informative drama about drug abuse that I think most audiences will be positively engaged with if they can stomach the heartbreaking circumstances in the film. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
B- Halloween (2018) Jason Escamilla There is a lack of a unique and creative story but enough independent sequences that are tension-filled to be entertaining. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
B- The Old Man & the Gun (2018) Jason Escamilla An intriguing premise matched with relaxing music to compliment Robert Redford's calm disposition. The movie lacks a thrilling or surprising climax and conclusion. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
B+ A Star Is Born (2018) Jason Escamilla Despite slow pacing and an unsatisfying conclusion, "A Star is Born" is great due to the soundtrack and performances of Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
B- The Oath (2018) Jason Escamilla The climax gives all of the initial senseless dark violence some interesting meaning and, despite hit and miss humor, the director presents an interesting political message. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
F Assassination Nation (2018) Jason Escamilla Not one character I could root for amidst the overblown senseless violence. Tolerance is tested as the meaningless film tries way too hard for jaw drops with little substance. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
C+ The House With a Clock in Its Walls (2018) Jason Escamilla It's sure to entertain younger audiences, while adults might be slightly amused. Characters feel contrived and the antagonist is weak, lacking a strong believable motivation EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
C+ A Simple Favor (2018) Jason Escamilla The humor diffuses the mysterious suspense plot from being taken seriously. Despite comedic acting, the clashing of tones left me uncertain about how I was intended to feel. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
C- The Predator (2018) Jason Escamilla A boring convoluted setup with the only payoff being mildly entertaining action scenes. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
C Peppermint (2018) Jason Escamilla The story does not take enough time to develop characters you should care about but, instead, they feel like plot devices in order to motivate Jennifer Garner to get revenge. EDIT
Posted May 22, 2019
A- Eighth Grade (2018) Jason Escamilla Terrific editing, a relatable character, and relevant adolescent themes. EDIT
Posted May 22, 2019
D- The Darkest Minds (2018) Jason Escamilla Little is done to make the audience care for the characters which results in the convoluted plot being a chore to sit through. EDIT
Posted May 22, 2019
B- Christopher Robin (2018) Jason Escamilla A trip down memory lane, with a grown-up-Christopher-Robin twist, that, while entertaining to fans of the show, is predictable. EDIT
Posted May 22, 2019
A- Won't You Be My Neighbor? (2018) Jason Escamilla An admirable film effectively informing the audience about a great man who spread love despite the differences we all have. EDIT
Posted May 22, 2019
B- Ant-Man and The Wasp (2018) Jason Escamilla Leads have good chemistry, decent comedy, but nothing extraordinary new to offer. EDIT
Posted May 22, 2019
C+ I Feel Pretty (2018) Jason Escamilla Despite a decent beginning, the main protagonist becomes annoyingly arrogant. While funny at first, the same types of jokes recycled cause dislike for the main character. EDIT
Posted May 22, 2019