Mama's Geeky

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Rating Title/Year Author
4.5/5 My Little Pony: A New Generation (2021) Tessa Smith Hilarious jokes, star studded voice cast, gorgeous animation, a bopping soundtrack, and a great introduction to the new generation of ponies. EDIT
Posted Sep 21, 2021
3.5/5 Blue Bayou (2021) Tessa Smith A real, raw, and emotional movie that feels far too long, and has a completely unnecessary side story. However it shines a light on an important issue and should be watched. EDIT
Posted Sep 18, 2021
3/5 The Mad Women's Ball (2021) Tessa Smith Laurentas writes, directs, and stars -- and it is clear she was stretched thin because the film suffers for this. However, Lou de Laâge saves it with her on screen presence. EDIT
Posted Sep 16, 2021
3/5 I'm Your Man (2021) Tessa Smith A slow burn that relies a lot on the romantic, and not so much on the comedy. Stevens puts his all into this role, and is the reason it is worth watching. EDIT
Posted Sep 15, 2021
4/5 Nightbooks (2021) Tessa Smith Elaborate sets and gorgeous costumes, plus a dark story with a good message, make this a must watch family friendly horror movie for spooky season! EDIT
Posted Sep 15, 2021
4/5 The Electrical Life of Louis Wain (2021) Tessa Smith Benedict Cumberbatch proves yet again what an incredible actor he is as he helps tell this dark and dreary, yet fantastical and Psycadelic, story. EDIT
Posted Sep 14, 2021
4/5 The Guilty (2021) Tessa Smith Gyllenhaal easily carries this entire film on his shoulders as he pours everything he has into Joe. An intense thriller from beginning to end. EDIT
Posted Sep 13, 2021
3/5 Encounter (2021) Tessa Smith A surprising and intense thriller that is flooded with emotion in the third act. Predictable at times, but Ahmed shines so brightly this is more than worth watching. EDIT
Posted Sep 13, 2021
4/5 The Power of the Dog (2021) Tessa Smith A visually stunning and emotional story with intense thrills that are sure to surprise. Cumberbatch gives a powerful performance and is the standout of the film. EDIT
Posted Sep 13, 2021
3.5/5 The Starling (2021) Tessa Smith A touching and heartwarming story that focuses heavily on the different ways of dealing with grief. McCarthy is the standout performance and truly shines. EDIT
Posted Sep 12, 2021
3/5 Dug Dug (2021) Tessa Smith A funny religious satire that goes on a bit too long. Could be a miss for some viewers due to the montage way of story telling. EDIT
Posted Sep 12, 2021
4.5/5 Dune (2021) Tessa Smith A visually stunning work of art, Dune's captivating story will hook audiences from the start. The star studded cast all gets time to shine -- particularly Chalamet & Ferguson. EDIT
Posted Sep 12, 2021
4.5/5 Last Night in Soho (2021) Tessa Smith An intense movie that is part thriller, part horror, and all brilliant. The entire third act is a surprise and will leave you shook. Joy & McKenzie are completely captivating. EDIT
Posted Sep 11, 2021
4/5 Malignant (2021) Tessa Smith A campy horror flick that throws a lot of the tropes at you making you think it will be something predictable - and then it isn't. Brutal, gruesome, bloody & a freaking blast. EDIT
Posted Sep 10, 2021
4.5/5 The Voyeurs (2021) Tessa Smith An intense story that gets more dark and twisted the longer it goes on. Fantastic cast, captivating plot make this easily one of the best movies of the year. EDIT
Posted Sep 8, 2021
2.5/5 Queenpins (2021) Tessa Smith A movie that feels like it came out at least 5 years too late, but the cast does a a good enough job with what they are given to just barely make it worth watching. EDIT
Posted Sep 8, 2021
4.5/5 Language Lessons (2021) Tessa Smith An extremely touching and emotional movie that proves platonic love and friendship is a very real thing. The two leads are phenomenal. EDIT
Posted Sep 7, 2021
4/5 Kate (2021) Tessa Smith An intense revenge thriller filled with bloody, gruesome, & violent fight scenes. The two female leads are complete powerhouses that demand attention when on the screen. EDIT
Posted Sep 2, 2021
1/5 Cinderella (2021) Tessa Smith Cinderella had such potential from the start with a talented cast, but unfortunately it is too over the top, too poorly written, and far, far too long. EDIT
Posted Sep 1, 2021
1.5/5 Karen (2021) Tessa Smith Karen is a cringe-worthy thriller of a movie that while uncomfortable to watch, still gets its point across. EDIT
Posted Aug 30, 2021
3/5 We Need to Do Something (2021) Tessa Smith While there are certainly a lot of misses along the way, the journey has some intense heart pounding moments & a great cast. If C Horror movies are your thing this is for you. EDIT
Posted Aug 30, 2021
3/5 Vacation Friends (2021) Tessa Smith This movie is way too long, but the cast chemistry and raunchy humor make it a must watch for fans of adult humor. EDIT
Posted Aug 27, 2021
5/5 Candyman (2021) Tessa Smith Stunning visuals and imagery, exceptional directing, and stellar performances by all the cast members make this the can't miss movie of the year. EDIT
Posted Aug 26, 2021
5/5 Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021) Tessa Smith The best MCU superhero origin story since Iron Man. Enough ties to the greater franchise, while still allowing Shang-Chi to shine! Seriously epic large scale fight scenes too! EDIT
Posted Aug 23, 2021
2/5 Martyrs Lane (2021) Tessa Smith Martyr's Lane has all the makings of a truly creepy and terrifying horror flick, however, it takes a bit too long to get there to make it worth the time. EDIT
Posted Aug 20, 2021
2.5/5 Sweet Girl (2021) Tessa Smith The only saving grace here is that twist. Without that, the whole thing would fall flat. EDIT
Posted Aug 20, 2021
3.5/5 Reminiscence (2021) Tessa Smith If you are into science fiction thrillers that make you think you have it all figured out before they rip the rug right out from underneath you, Reminiscence is for you. EDIT
Posted Aug 18, 2021
3.5/5 Annette (2021) Tessa Smith It takes a while to get where it is going but once it does, it is an emotional and powerful watch. Adam Driver steals the show. EDIT
Posted Aug 16, 2021
4/5 The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf (2021) Tessa Smith For those wondering if the Witcher lore is for them, this is the perfect place to start. Captivating, intriguing, bloody -- what more do you want? EDIT
Posted Aug 16, 2021
1/5 Beckett (2021) Tessa Smith It starts off somewhat strong but then fades into obscurity as it delivers a bland story without any real conclusion. EDIT
Posted Aug 13, 2021
4/5 Free Guy (2021) Tessa Smith While Ryan Reynolds is hilarious and plays a great leading man, it is Taika Waititi's over the top man-child of a villain that makes Free Guy what it is - a freaking blast. EDIT
Posted Aug 13, 2021
3/5 Charming the Hearts of Men (2021) Tessa Smith An enjoyable movie for the most part, despite its several flaws. EDIT
Posted Aug 11, 2021
3.5/5 Profile (2018) Tessa Smith An intense film that gets more and more frustrating as it goes on, but you just can't look away. EDIT
Posted Aug 10, 2021
4/5 Beyond the Infinite Two Minutes (2021) Tessa Smith An extremely creative Science Fiction movie that is pure fun to watch. Impressive continuous shots make viewers feel like they are a part of it all. EDIT
Posted Aug 9, 2021
PAW Patrol: The Movie (2021) Tessa Smith Kids who love the Paw Patrol show will love this movie. It gives them the fun they like, with some good life and environmental lessons thrown in there too. EDIT
Posted Aug 9, 2021
4/5 Vivo (2021) Tessa Smith A musical adventure that teaches important life lessons about being yourself and finishing what you start -- no matter what. Plus, that Lin-Manuel Miranda soundtrack is FIRE! EDIT
Posted Jul 29, 2021
5/5 The Suicide Squad (2021) Tessa Smith The perfect length, the perfect cast, the perfect amount of action, comedy, and gore - and it all comes together to tell a heartwarming and emotional story. A masterpiece. EDIT
Posted Jul 28, 2021
4/5 Jungle Cruise (2021) Tessa Smith A PUN-FILLED adventure that captures the heart of the ride while giving viewers an incredible and surprising story. Incredible cast chemistry makes this one a blast! EDIT
Posted Jul 27, 2021
2.5/5 Old (2021) Tessa Smith There are some intense, edge of your seat moments, but also poorly written dialogue. The great twist ending pushes this one slightly into the positive. Slightly. EDIT
Posted Jul 22, 2021
2.5/5 Jolt (2021) Tessa Smith While the plot is extremely predictable, which takes the intensity out of the film, the fun and frequent bloody violence makes Jolt an entertaining watch. EDIT
Posted Jul 22, 2021
1/5 Midnight in the Switchgrass (2021) Tessa Smith Bruce Willis is way underused, but Megan Fox stands out with one of her best performances yet. Too bad the dialogue is flat and the movie boring and predictable. EDIT
Posted Jul 21, 2021
3/5 Playing God (2021) Tessa Smith An incredible cast and interesting concept. Not perfect, but the ending more than makes up for any faults. EDIT
Posted Jul 20, 2021
4/5 Joe Bell (2020) Tessa Smith An emotional and touching film with a very important message. Mark Wahlberg delivers one of his best performances. EDIT
Posted Jul 19, 2021
4/5 Trollhunters: Rise of the Titans (2021) Tessa Smith An emotional roller coaster. Even if the fans want more, this is the perfect way to end things. EDIT
Posted Jul 19, 2021
3/5 Broken Diamonds (2021) Tessa Smith A beautiful, real, raw, emotional journey. EDIT
Posted Jul 19, 2021
4.5/5 Fear Street Part Three: 1666 (2021) Tessa Smith Perfectly ties together the entire trilogy -- and makes the other films stronger in the process. More blood & gore, plus an epic fight scene you won't see coming. EDIT
Posted Jul 16, 2021
4/5 Space Jam: A New Legacy (2021) Tessa Smith Don't go into this one expecting a masterpiece... go in ready to have a good time like Don Cheadle did. EDIT
Posted Jul 14, 2021
4/5 Gunpowder Milkshake (2021) Tessa Smith Brutal, badass, bloody, and a freaking blast! The cast is clearly having the time of their lives in this one, and that bleeds through (no pun intended) to the viewers! EDIT
Posted Jul 13, 2021
4.5/5 Pig (2021) Tessa Smith Nicolas Cage at his very best. This film is beautiful, heartfelt, and unafraid to really dive deep into emotions. WOW. EDIT
Posted Jul 12, 2021
4.4/5 Fear Street Part Two: 1978 (2021) Tessa Smith A blood filled camp slasher that truly delivers! Better than (the fantastic) Part 1 & will have fans waiting with baited breath for Part 3 to tie the whole trilogy together. EDIT
Posted Jul 8, 2021