Paramount Pictures

February 12, 2019

What Men Want – Spoiler-Free Movie Review

Some movies just feel tailor-made for gender-swapped remakes. We got two of them last year in the forms of Ocean’s 8 and Overboard, the former mostly decent, the latter not so much. It may not be the most creative choice in the world, and we saw how ugly it can get when […]
January 17, 2019

Bumblebee – Spoiler-Free Movie Review

In 2015, Paramount assembled a so-called “writers room” with the intention of mapping out the future of their ever expanding Transformers film franchise, nabbing such notable names as  creator Robert Kirkman and  showrunner Steven DeKnight. This was on the heels of the wildly successful fourth installment, , despite many deeming it the weakest […]
January 1, 2019

Welcome to Marwen – Spoiler-Free Movie Review

About a couple weeks ago, I decried  as being the most disappointing movie of 2018 – at least from where I’m standing – for a multitude of reasons. It was directed by Clint Eastwood, had him starring in his first role in seven years, and promised a dour tone befitting […]
November 18, 2018

Overlord – Spoiler-Free Movie Review

No, this is not a Cloverfield movie. And thank goodness, because if there’s anything  taught us whether the Super Bowl ploy worked on you or not, is that not every (relatively) low-budget sci-fi movie from Paramount needs to be – or even can be – shoehorned into this filmic anthology series of […]