THE MUMMY

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Alex Kurtzman Stars: Tom Cruise, Russell Crowe, Annabelle Wallis, Jake Johnson, Sofia Boutella, Courtney B Vance, Marwan Kenzai. Universal has launched a brand new franchise under the umbrella of Dark Universe, in which the studio plans to remake all of those classic monster movies from their vaults, like Dracula, Frankenstein, the Wolfman. Most of those monster movies from the 30s seem a little dated now, and the studio plans to drag them into the 21st century through CGI and modern cinema technology. The first film in this Continue reading

STREETDANCE 2

  Reviewed by GREG KING Directors: Max Giwa and Dania Pasquini Stars: Falk Hentschel, George Sampson, Sofia Boutella, Tom Conti, Stephanie "Lil Steph" Nguyen, Delphine "Deydey" Nguyen, Elisabetta "Betty Style" Di Carlo, Ali "'Lilou" Ramdani, Kaito "Kite" Masai. This is a cliched and unnecessary sequel to 2010’s Streetdance, which, inexplicably, proved to be a huge success at the box office. In the first Streetdance, a hip hop dance crew was forced to work with ballet dancers from the Royal Dance School in exchange for rehearsal space, which set up some Continue reading