Category Archive: Mystery

The Mule

This film is completely missable unless we learn that it is Mr. Eastwood’s last movie.

Overlord

In between an artistically brilliant beginning and a very violent ending, this film has a surprising plot that probably won’t save it for long from the cinematic trash heap.

Suspiria

Two good friends talked me into seeing this cinematic nightmare. I still consider them friends.

Bad Times at the El Royale

The film contains 30 songs from the old days of rock and roll. The singing by Cynthia Erivo rivals Lady Gaga in A Star is Born.

Searching and A Simple Favor

Searching and A Simple Favor are two films flying under the cinematic radar screen.

Hereditary

This film adopted the Red Queen’s mantra in Alice in Wonderland (2010) “Off with their head.”

You Were Never Really Here

Well, I kept my losing streak going. I followed-up two disappointing films (Foxtrot and Lean on Pete) with what will possibly be the worst film of 2018.

Annihilation

The title of this film reflects the tragic decision most viewers would take if forced to watch this film a second time.

Murder on the Orient Express

Who would have thought that Hercule Poirot was as cold-blooded as a penguin?