Reviews

 
The Equalizer The Equalizer
by Jerrod Kingery

“Director Antoine Fuqua indulges in far too many subplots to keep the movie as brisk as it needed to be.”

 Grade: C
Love is Strange Love is Strange
by Kiko Martinez

“Actors John Lithgow and Alfred Molina’s chemistry is all the emotion the film needs.”

 Grade: B-
The Maze Runner The Maze Runner
by Jerrod Kingery

“Answers to the overarching questions lie in whatever sequels the box office take of this film warrant.”

 Grade: C
A Walk Among the Tombstones A Walk Among the Tombstones
by Cody Villafana

“A slow burn that takes far too long to ignite.”

 Grade: C+
Tusk Tusk
by Kiko Martinez

“There are hilarious moments and stomach-churning ones, but Smith is never really sure which are which.”

 Grade: C+
The Guest The Guest
by Kiko Martinez

“Its self-awareness and mischievously fun nature is what keeps the story moving forward.”

 Grade: B
The Drop The Drop
by Kiko Martinez

“A smart, seething production led by a striking performance by actor Tom Hardy.”

 Grade: B
The One I Love The One I Love
by Kiko Martinez

“A pair of convincing, double-duty performances from Mark Duplass and Elisabeth Moss.”

 Grade: B
The Identical The Identical
by Kiko Martinez

“Unintentionally hilarious. One of worst musicals ever made. An ignorant self-parody.”

 Grade: D-
The Trip to Italy The Trip to Italy
by Jerrod Kingery

“Like a meal you enjoyed before, they’re back, but the thrill of being new has worn off.”

 Grade: C+
Frank Frank
by Cody Villafana

“Has a certain sweet streak running through its veins and is an interesting look at mental illness.”

 Grade: B-
Land Ho! Land Ho!
by Kiko Martinez

“Spending time with these men feels pleasant, even when it struggles to be completely engaging.”

 Grade: B-
When the Game Stands Tall When the Game Stands Tall
by Cody Villafana

“A generally uninspiring story containing few connecting threads and a painfully generic screenplay.”

 Grade: C-
The Expendables 3 The Expendables 3
by Jerrod Kingery

“The only people that seem to be having any fun with this material are Gibson and Banderas.”

 Grade: C-
The Giver The Giver
by Cody Villafana

“A completely unmemorable slog with no personality, no interesting characters, and no real reason to exist.”

 Grade: D
Magic in the Moonlight Magic in the Moonlight
by Kiko Martinez

“Fails to reach the level of intellect and wit one would hope director Allen could always recreate.”

 Grade: C+
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
by Jerrod Kingery

“Not good enough to recommend, not terrible enough to inspire rage.”

 Grade: C
Into the Storm Into the Storm
by Kiko Martinez

“A film of fake sentiment coming from a collection of pitiful characters delivering throwaway dialogue.”

 Grade: D
The Hundred-Foot Journey The Hundred-Foot Journey
by Cody Villafana

“As the thematic confusion sets in, it’s major lack of cohesiveness becomes obvious.”

 Grade: C
I, Origins I, Origins
by Kiko Martinez

“Presents a number of complex ideas for people to sift through and come up with their own theories.”

 Grade: B+
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Interviews

 
Linda Blair – Alamo City Comic Con Linda Blair – Alamo City Comic Con
by Kiko Martinez

“If you’re nasty, then maybe, just maybe, the Devil will come get you.”

Christina Ochoa – Matador (TV) Christina Ochoa – Matador (TV)
by Kiko Martinez

“There hasn’t been a Latin James Bond, so that’s what a show like this does.”

Genesis Rodriguez – Tusk Genesis Rodriguez – Tusk
by Kiko Martinez

“I started writing emails to my manager saying, ‘I need to be in this effin’ movie right now!'”

Dan Stevens – The Guest Dan Stevens – The Guest
by Kiko Martinez

“I was looking for something different. I didn’t think I would end up in something as batshit crazy as this.”

Charlie Paul – For No Good Reason (DVD) Charlie Paul – For No Good Reason (DVD)
by Kiko Martinez

“It’s like, however hard you try, the world will carry on without you.”

John Erick & Drew Dowdle – As Above, So Below John Erick & Drew Dowdle – As Above, So Below
by Kiko Martinez

“Some movies bang their ‘found footage’ drum so hard. We find that annoying.”

Oscar Jaenada – Cantinflas Oscar Jaenada – Cantinflas
by Kiko Martinez

“It feels like a responsibility for me to let people know who Cantinflas and Mario Moreno were.”

John Michael McDonagh – Calvary John Michael McDonagh – Calvary
by Kiko Martinez

“I think a lot of leading men in movies act tough, but they aren’t really tough.”

Patricia Vonne – Sin City: A Dame to Kill For Patricia Vonne – Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
by Kiko Martinez

“You’re not going to find a plethora of virgins there or weak and powerless women.”

Brenton Thwaites & Odeya Rush – The Giver Brenton Thwaites & Odeya Rush – The Giver
by Kiko Martinez

“This is a story about finding the truth and searching for what’s right.”

Victor Ortiz – The Expendables 3 Victor Ortiz – The Expendables 3
by Kiko Martinez

“Just like I prepare for a fight, I prepared for this particular role.”

Carlos Mencia – comedian Carlos Mencia – comedian
by Kiko Martinez

“In the darkness of those moments in your mind, it really is a whole different place.”

Mike Cahill – I, Origins Mike Cahill – I, Origins
by Kiko Martinez

“Hopefully this film inspires you to look closer into someone’s eyes and think, ‘What if this were possible?'”

Richard Linklater & Ellar Coltrane – Boyhood Richard Linklater & Ellar Coltrane – Boyhood
by Kiko Martinez

“I just have more patience. I thought there would be more beauty this way.”

Lou Ferrigno & Jason David Frank – Comic Con SA (Podcast Int.) Lou Ferrigno & Jason David Frank – Comic Con SA (Podcast Int.)
by Jerrod Kingery

“I don’t do [conventions] for the money.”

Alexa Vega – The Remaining (Podcast Int.) Alexa Vega – The Remaining (Podcast Int.)
by Kiko Martinez

“You just want to make sure you don’t alienate your audience.”

Gabriel Iglesias – The Fluffy Movie Gabriel Iglesias – The Fluffy Movie
by Kiko Martinez

“Everyone thinks comics are happy. We’re not. We’re jaded.”

Frank Grillo – The Purge: Anarchy Frank Grillo – The Purge: Anarchy
by Kiko Martinez

“I don’t cost what Matt Damon does and I do my own stunts!”

Alison Haislip – Video Games: The Movie Alison Haislip – Video Games: The Movie
by Kiko Martinez

“I’m not one of those people who pre-ordered an X-Box One.”

Leslie Zemeckis – Bound by Flesh Leslie Zemeckis – Bound by Flesh
by Kiko Martinez

“They were bound to each other not just by flesh, but by this inner bond.”

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