Sicario: Day of the Soldado isn’t an entirely bad film but it’s a questionable sequel and doesn’t come close to living up to its predecessor.
Ant-Man and the Wasp boasts the typical Marvel flair but doesn’t come close to matching the heights of this year’s other big Marvel production, Avengers: Infinity War.
After a brief resurrection of the Jurassic Park franchise with 2015’s Jurassic World, its sequel, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, undoes all of the goodwill and buries the franchise in mediocrity once again.
It took 14 years for Disney and Pixar to make a follow-up to 2004’s The Incredibles but it delivers on all fronts and is a worthy successor to the original in every way.
It has been quite some time but with Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom set for release this week, it’s time to take a look back at the Jurassic Park series as a whole in this installment of Cinema Smack’s State of the Franchise!
Once again, Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why attempts to use tragedy and shock value to bring social issues to light but the show can’t seem to get out of its own way to craft a cohesive message. *Minor Spoilers Ahead*
Ari Aster’s feature film debut, Hereditary, is a slow burning and cerebral horror experience that hearkens back to films of the late 1960’s and 1970’s.
After taking some time to digest the Season 4 finale of Fox’s Batman prequel, Gotham, there’s a lot to discuss about this continuously wayward series as it heads into its fifth and final season. *Minor Spoilers Ahead*
Solo: A Star Wars Story is a perfectly watchable film but lacks its own identity and doesn’t bring any additional depth to a beloved character in the franchise.
Deadpool 2 may not stray too far from the winning formula of the first film but it’s still a wonderfully entertaining sequel that gives audiences more humor, more action, and, most of all, more Deadpool.