Movies & Streaming Reviews

The latest movies & streaming reviews from Jim Schembri, professional film reviewer since 1980.


Logan Lucky; Hamstead; The Dark Tower; I Am Not Your Negro; Jungle; Austerlitz; City of Ghosts; A Gray State

LOGAN LUCKY *** (118 minutes) M What starts out as Dumb and Dumber Rob a Bank quickly upshifts into a ...
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An Inconvenient Sequel – Truth to Power; Annabelle: Creation; The Wall; Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets; Wind River; City of Ghosts

AN INCONVENIENT SEQUEL: TRUTH TO POWER *1/2 (98 minutes) PG Al Gore’s belated follow-up to his Oscar-winning 2006 global warming ...
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Atomic Blonde; The Big Sick; Pacmen

ATOMIC BLONDE ***1/2 (115 minutes) MA After being the only interesting thing in Mad Max: Fury Road and giving the ...
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War For the Planet of the Apes; A Monster Calls; Paris Can Wait

WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES **** (140 minutes) M The stirring finale of this outstanding reboot of the ...
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Dunkirk

DUNKIRK ****1/2 (106 minutes) M There’s no question: Dunkirk stands high and proud as one of the finest films yet ...
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Churchill, The Mummy, My Cousin Rachel, Whitney – Can I Be Me, Hotel Coolgardie, Solace, Dog Eat Dog

CHURCHILL *** (105 minutes) M Though he is commonly regarded as one of the most important politicians of the 20th ...
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Wonder Woman, Baywatch, 20th Century Women, Hounds of Love, The Shack

WONDER WOMAN *** (141 minutes) M We’ve waited long enough for a decent female superhero movie to grace us and, ...
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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales; Wilson; Whiteley; Norman: the Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES *** (129 minutes) M Just when Disney’s sea-faring fantasy franchise seemed ...
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King Arthur – Legend of the Sword; The Viceroy’s House; The Osiris Child; John Wick – Chapter Two

KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD BOMB (126 minutes) M In Macbeth, one of his better plays, William Shakespeare wrote: ...
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