Review: Kate (2021) | It’s Like ‘John Wick,’ Except Better

As you can probably guess from that title, I’m not a fan of the John Wick movies. I’ve seen two thus far (and part of the first) – John Wick: Chapter 2 and John Wick – Chapter 3: Parabellum – and they’re all about the action set pieces. Which is fine though the problem I […]

John Wick: Parabellum – Trailer Into Reaction

I honestly don’t understand Keanu Reeves’ appeal. Sure, he appears to be appealing as a person and affable on screen, but–for the most part–he doesn’t act more so than just appear. And the ‘for the most part’ is the Bill & Ted movies, The Matrix and Speed. That’s it. There can be all sorts of […]

Replicas – Final Trailer

Keanu Reeves seems like a genuinely decent guy though something about him bothers me (and truth be told has bothered me for quite awhile). He can’t act. Most everytime you read about him there are references to things like “in that ineffably stilted but enthusiastic Keanu-ish way,” or something else equally verbose when words like […]

‘Grand Piano’ Trailer

Eugenio Mira‘s “Grand Piano” plays like a version of “Speed,” but with an awesome twist.  Tom Selznick (Elijah Wood) is a pianist who had a fall from grace, and is playing his first concert in a long time.  The problem is that there’s a killer, played by John Cusack, also attending the show, and he […]