Hancock Review

Hancock is a 2008 superhero comedy drama film directed by Peter Berg, starring Will Smith, Jason Bateman, Charlize Theron, Eddie Marsan, and Jae Head.  Hancock is a superhero whose ill considered behavior regularly causes damage in the millions. He changes when the person he saves helps him improve his public image. Positives: Great performances Bateman, Theron, and Smith are awesome Good action sequences Great use of special effects Good score Really good story Good writing Witty dialogue Negatives: Lackluster antagonist Plot:  It tells the story of a vigilante superhero, John Hancock…

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Resident Evil Film Series Review

Resident Evil a science fiction action horror film series directed by Paul W. S. Anderson (Resident Evil, Resident Evil: Afterlife, Resident Evil: Retribution, Resident Evil: The Final Chapter), Alexander Witt (Resident Evil: Apocalypse), and Russell Mulcahy (Resident Evil: Extinction), starring Milla Jovovich, Michelle Rodriguez, Sienna Guillory, Oded Fehr, Mike Epps, Iain Glen, Shawn Roberts, Boris Kodjoe, and Ali Larter.  Loosely based on the Capcom video games of the same name, series follows protagonist Alice (Milla Jovovich), who was once a security operative working for the fictional Umbrella Corporation, who becomes an…

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Meet the Blacks – Movie Review

Meet the Blacks is a 2016 comedy film directed by Deon Taylor, Mike Epps, Gary Owen, Zulay Henao, Lil Duval, and Bresha Webb.  It is a parody of the 2013 film The Purge and follows the Black family gets out of Chicago in hopes of a better life moving to Beverly Hills, but arrive right around the time of the annual purge, when all crime is legal for twelve hours. Positives: Good cast Negatives: Poor performances Cheap humor Lackluster characters Poor dialogue Poor direction Poor writing The story follows the…

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Resident Evil: Extinction Review

Resident Evil: Extinction is a 2007 action horror film directed by Russell Mulcahy, starring Milla Jovovich, Oded Fehr, Ali Larter, Iain Glen, Ashanti, and Mike Epps.  It is the third installment in the Resident Evil film series based on the video game series Resident Evil and follows the heroine Alice (Jovovich), along with a group of survivors from Raccoon City, as they attempt to travel across the Mojave desert wilderness to Alaska and escape a zombie apocalypse. Positives: Good performances by the main and supporting cast Interesting characters Good soundtrack…

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Resident Evil: Apocalypse Review

Resident Evil: Apocalypse is a 2004 apocalyptic action horror film directed by Alexander Witt, starring Milla Jovovich, Sienna Guillory, Oded Fehr, Thomas Kretschmann, Jared Harris, and Mike Epps.  It is the second installment in the Resident Evil film series, based on the video game series Resident Evil, following Alice (Jovovich), who has escaped the underground Umbrella facility and must band with other survivors including Jill Valentine (Guillory) and escape Raccoon City alive. Positives: Good performances by the main and supporting cast Interesting characters Great soundtrack Good use of practical and…

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