Tag Archives: 2019

Doctor Sleep (2019)

Doctor Sleep is a 2019 psychological and supernatural horror movie directed by Mike Flanagan, with the always excellent Ewan McGregor in the main role.  The film is based on the novel by Stephen King, Doctor Sleep. Released in 2013 as a sequel to The Shining (also a classic horror movie), it follows the boy from that story, now an adult,

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Color Out of Space (2019)

The Color Out of Space is a 2019 horror movie directed by the somewhat ecentric director Richard Stanley. It is based on the iconic horror short story by HP Lovecraft, and stars, among others, Nicolas Cage.  A Nicolas Cage in a film based on a story by HP Lovecraft? Yes please!  Having read HP Lovecraft’s short story (and many others

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It: Chapter Two (2019)

It: Chapter Two is the follow up to the 2017 film It, directed by Andy Muschietti. It stars Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy, Bill Hader, Isaiah Mustafa, Jay Ryan, James Ransone and Andy Bean as the adult “Looser’s Club”, with Bill Skarsgård reprising his role as Pennywise the Dancing Clown. Also returning for the many flashback scenes is the young cast

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The Silence (2019)

Okay, let’s get the obvious out of the way first: this is a blatant rip off of other movies, most notably A Quet Place, but also Birdbox. Like A Quiet Place, The Silence has a high “makes no sense”-factor, but we’ll get to some of those issues. The movie’s premise is so similar to A Quiet Place that this review

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Ad Astra (2019)

Ad Astra is a character driven science fiction film by James Gray. Starring Brad Pitt, Ad Astra is a story centered around an emotionally troubled astronaut journey to find his father at the outer edge of our solar system.  I enjoyed Ad Astra, but I felt it was a bit too long. However, Brad Pitt’s acting is top notch, as

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