Shazam!- Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Apr 21, 2019 - 10:29:08 AM
A teenage foster child is given the ability to become a
superpowered adult by a dying wizard. As he revels in learning the
limits of his new powers with the help of his foster brother, he must
also learn what it takes to be a responsible superhero. If he is not
able to live up to his heroic potential, he may lose his power to an
evil that wants it for nefarious intentions.
‘Billy’ Batson is an orphaned boy looking for his birth mother and is
given the gift to become a grown up superhero being by saying the magic
word, ‘Shazam!’ Frederick ‘Freddy’ Freeman is Billy’s new foster brother...
Us - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Mar 29, 2019 - 5:45:15 PM
An unresolved trauma is brought back to the mind of a woman by a string
of coincidences while on a trip to where the unexplained occurrence
originated. As her paranoia grows, she becomes increasing certain some
thing sinister will happen to her family. After a tense outing with
friends she returns with her family to their vacation home and when the
day turns to night, they find themselves confronted by four shadowy
figures in their driveway who eerily resemble them...
Death Makes A Killer Comeback - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Mar 1, 2019 - 11:18:04 AM
When a formerly self absorbed student survives reliving her days she
finds out that she must help someone else reliving their days. When a
formerly self absorbed student survives reliving her birthday over and
over again, she finds the students responsible for the freak occurrence
but must help one of them to help herself live. When a formerly self
absorbed student finds herself reliving the same day after replacing
herself in an alternate timeline she must find a way to close her loop
with the help of her slightly different friends and decide if she wishes
to stay in that reality...
Split - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Jan 29, 2019 - 10:20:24 PM
When three high school students are abducted by a man suffering from
dissociative identity disorder, it soon becomes a matter of survival
when they realize their kidnapping is part of a sacrificial ritual. The
kidnapper’s psychologist is alerted to his other personalities nefarious
intent, but she must piece together clues using her own deductive
reasoning from years of studying her patient to find out what his
identities are capable of.
Kevin Wendell Crumb is man afflicted
with DID (dissociative identity disorder) who has 23 personalities
fighting for control of his body with some of them believing in the
birth of a 24th personality which will protect them from the hurt and
ridicule of the world beyond them...
Glass - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Jan 28, 2019 - 8:05:52 PM
After being captured by authorities a calculating domestic terrorist, a
cannibalistic serial killer and a cautious vigilante are placed under
the care of a psychiatrist at a mental institution who specializes in
what she believes they all suffer from. She has 3 days to cure them of
this delusion she believes they all possess before plans of more
permanent methods are put into effect to ensure that they are no longer a
threat to themselves and the world at large.
Elijah Price aka
Mr. Glass is a highly resourceful mass murderer who was
institutionalized after his crimes were discovered by David Dunn and is
now only visited by his mother Mrs. Price who tries to keep him engaged...
Unbreakable - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Jan 28, 2019 - 11:39:01 AM
The sole survivor of a devastating train accident is contacted by a
mysterious stranger who offers him a bizarre explanation as to why he
emerged unscathed. As the survivor valiantly attempts to return to his
unfettered life of normalcy, he slowly begins to understand the truth
behind the explanation as it threatens to change his perception of
reality and the life of his family.
David Dunn is a security
guard & a former college football player who quit after a car
accident and is now the only survivor of the Eastraill 177 disaster
which leads to him meeting Elijah Price who has an unexpected answer...
Replicas - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Jan 20, 2019 - 10:31:34 AM
A daring scientist working for a government-controlled laboratory
on a tropical island decides to use the facility's experimental
equipment to recreate his family members killed in a car accident. As he
goes against the existing laws of ethical science to achieve his goal,
he finds that he must face both moral and physical obstacles that he was
unprepared to deal with prior to the ordeal.
Foster is a research neuroscientist who is trying to transfer
consciousness from a biological being to a robotic one when his life
crashes around him...
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Jan 5, 2019 - 6:15:16 PM
One of the taglines for this movie: Enter a universe where more than one
wears the mask. A young teenager is thrust into the life of a superhero
after being bitten by a spider from another dimension. As he tries to
learn how to properly become the hero he wants to be so he can protect
those he loves from a world ending cataclysmic event, he finds himself
under the tutelage of other beings with similar powers temporarily
trapped in his dimension.
Miles Morales aka Spider-Man is a
teenager adapting to the fact that he has to go to a new school where
more is expected from him and deal with new powers he must learn to
master in a short period of time...
Bumblebee - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Dec 24, 2018 - 3:10:25 PM
A lone warrior from a distant planet suffering from amnesia and left
mute from battle befriends a young woman dealing with the loss of a
parent. When enemies of the warrior find out where he has fled to, they
agree to cooperate with a covert military organization on the new planet
they have landed on with the goal of using the primitive technology of
the inhabitants to pinpoint the warrior’s exact location. The warrior
forms a bond with his human companion as they find strength in each
other to overcome the obstacles in their lives that they may not be able
to face alone...
Transformers: Age of Extinction - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Dec 23, 2018 - 4:18:04 PM
Years after the an epic battle left a city in ruins humanity has picked
up the pieces and a shadowy group has taken it upon themselves to rid
the Earth of all alien robotic life. An ancient menace now has Earth in
its cross-hairs as it manipulates the human contingent to further its
ultimate goal of reclaiming a lost object of power. The leader of the
remaining extraterrestrial robot combatants must decide if humanity is
worth saving after such a betrayal...
Transformers: Dark of the Moon - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Dec 23, 2018 - 12:08:17 PM
One of the taglines for this movie: Mankind's Finest Achievement. Our
Nation's Proudest Moment. A Secret Hidden For Forty Years. When a
mysterious event from Earth's past erupts into the present day it
threatens to bring a war to Earth so big that the good alien robot army
alone will not be able to save us. As they learn of a spacecraft from
their home planet hidden on the Moon, it begins a race against the evil
robot army to reach it and learn its secrets...
Transformers - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Dec 23, 2018 - 12:08:14 PM
The battle between two warring factions of a robotic race continues on
an alien planet. A young inhabitant of the planet is thrust into the war
when it is discovered that he hold information to the location of a
power source hidden on his planet generations before he was born.
is a powerful thing. It is proof that sometimes the memory of something
makes that thing better than it really was. With that said I have to to
admit I had my doubts about Transformers. There was the poster of
Megatron with the word Destroy on it and the one of Optimus Prime with
the word Protect...
Robin Hood (2018) - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Dec 9, 2018 - 12:00:17 PM
A war-hardened soldier returns from his tour of duty in a foreign land
to find his family estate in shambles. With the help of a soldier he
once showed kindness to, he will become a symbol to the people in his
area and show them that they can stand up to the unjust authority.
of Loxley is a nobleman drafted into the Crusades, but when he is sent
home from war due to actions his superior disagrees with he must find
away to get back the life taken from him. Yahya aka John is a Moorish
soldier who lost a hand in battle and has pledged an oath to take down
the people who were responsible for the war that killed his son and
agrees to train Robin to help facilitate this...
Robin Hood (2010) - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Dec 9, 2018 - 10:20:11 AM
A retelling of the origin of the Robin hood legend with 13th century
details. As the archer and his band of marauders confront corruption in a
local village and are used as pawns in a foreign plot to overthrow the
monarchy. With the country weakened by ineffective rule and an indulgent
upper class, the gang of skilled mercenaries with an appetite for all
life has to offer sets out to right the wrongs that the working class
Instant Family - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Nov 20, 2018 - 4:25:53 PM
couple decide to start a family and find themselves traversing the
daunting landscape of foster care adoption. They were expecting to take
in a single child but end up opening their doors to three siblings of
different ages as they try to figure a way to work around instant
parenthood and form bounds that could lead to them forming a real
Pete & Ellie Wagner are a couple who flip houses for a
living and decide to become foster parents with the goal of starting a
family, but the foster children they end up taking in are more than they
Bohemian Rhapsody - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Nov 16, 2018 - 9:45:56 AM
The story of a world famous band’s meteoric rise to fame due to their
now iconic sound and phenomenal lead singer, as they defied long held
conventions and shattered stereotypes of that time. We see how the
turmoil within the band lead to performances that cemented their legacy
in the hearts and minds of people from different walks of life all over
the globe from the very young to the very old.
aka Freddie Mercury becomes the lead vocalist for the rock band Smile
which becomes the band Queen and with its rise to super stardom he
explores a lifestyle he is unsure of at first...
Goosebumps - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Oct 15, 2018 - 9:33:49 AM
A writer of young adult horror books must team up with his daughter and
her teenage friends to stop the monsters who have escaped from his
manuscripts. Together they must find a way to keep the creations of his
imagination from destroying the town they now call home.
Stine is the creator of the Goosebumps franchise with the secret that
all of the monsters he has created are real and trapped in the original
manuscripts waiting to be freed. Hannah Stine is R.L. Stine’s daughter...
Crazy Rich Asians - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Oct 5, 2018 - 6:46:31 AM
When a young woman visits the foreign land of her parent’s birth to meet
her boyfriend’s family on the occasion of his best friend’s wedding,
she is caught off-guard on learning significant details about his status
in that part of the world. She soon learns that being on his arm puts a
target on her back where local socialites are concerned and the
disapproval of his mother complicates matters in ways she never
The Predator - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Sep 30, 2018 - 12:27:39 PM
When a lethal hunter from outer space brings its battle with a
genetically upgraded version of itself to Earth, it takes a ragtag
collection of soldiers deemed mentally unfit for duty and a renegade
scientist to prevent an escalation of violence capable of engulfing the
entire human race.
Quinn McKenna is a former Army Ranger who made
contact with a Predator and was able to escape its clutches with some
of its weaponized alien technology which he mails to a different
location before his government captures him.
Predator - Movie review by Rouén Robinson
- Sep 16, 2018 - 10:20:03 AM
The leader of a team of military special forces operatives is sent with
them on a covert mission to rescue another group which was sent to
assist in a nefarious government plan in the jungles of a foreign
country. While there he encounters a former military buddy who is now
working with a government organization to squelch a joint effort of
foreign and local armies operating in the area. After the elite team
dispatches the entrenched armed force, they soon find themselves being
picked off by a camouflaged opponent with weapons not of this world...