Oxygen acquits itself well enough in its high-concept execution, even though the sci-fi setting ends up undermining the thriller part of it.
Month: May 2021
Shiva Baby (2021) – Movie Review
Shiva Baby is a tightly packed comedy that runs in, unleashes a perfect storm of social awkwardness and family judgment, and then runs out before you’ve had a chance to process what just happened.
Army of the Dead (2021) – Movie Review
Zack Snyder’s latest is a fun zombie heist action movie that gets exponentially dumber as it progresses.
French Exit (2021) – Movie Review
Michelle Pfeiffer shines in a role that seems custom made for her, but the film is too languid to fully work as a comedy.
Nobody (2021) – Movie Review
Someone asked the question “Can you make John Wick with Bob Odenkirk instead of Keanu?”, and the answer turns out be, oh yeah you can!
Freaky (2021) – Movie Review
A fun slasher horror body swap comedy that doesn’t take itself too seriously.
Breaking News in Yuba County (2021) – Movie Review
A crime comedy that, while entertaining, gets lost in its overcrowded supporting cast.
Mortal Kombat (2021) – Movie Review
If you’re gonna make a Mortal Kombat movie, you can’t do it halfway. This adaptation revels in the game’s excess and gore with infectious glee.