writer: Jeff Pinkner

Jumanji: The Next Level

December 13, 2019
Since returning from the first adventure in Jumanji, our original team of Spencer, Martha, Bethany, and Fridge have all kept in touch despite going their separate ways after high school. Spencer and Martha’s relationship has struggled due to the long distance, but a return to Brantford for the [...]

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

December 20, 2017
Cue the catchy drum beat because the classic game is back, but this time with a modern twist. With a nod to the original, the movie opens with Jumanji being unearthed from its forgotten place, buried in the sand. In order to ensnare the teenage mind of 1996, the board game, Jumanji, transforms [...]

The Dark Tower

August 4, 2017
"The Dark Tower" is based on Stephen King's acclaimed set of eight books in a series, stewing adventure, fantasy, and western genres in a pot. What seems to have worked on the page does not translate into a 90-minute film, where director Nicolaj Arcel attempts to stuff so many plots and backstories [...]

The 5th Wave

January 22, 2016
"The 5th Wave" is another alien invasion movie, but this one has a unique take, and it involves the children of Earth. Cassie Sullivan (Chloe Grace Moretz) is a high school girl who lives in Ohio with her parents, Oliver and Lisa (Ron Livingston and Maggie Siff), and her brother, Sam (Zackary [...]