MORTAL KOMBAT isn’t perfect but the cast and crew do their best to create a faithful adaptation of the popular video game franchise.
The 93rd annual Academy Awards are this Sunday which means it’s time to throw out our picks for some of the show’s biggest categories in Cinema Smack’s 2021 Oscar Predictions!
Ilya Naishuller’s sophomore feature, NOBODY, is a rough-and-tumble action flick that’s part OLDBOY and part JOHN WICK.
After much clamoring, ZACK SNYDER’S JUSTICE LEAGUE serves as a much improved, but still imperfect, version of DC’s superhero team-up.
Chloé Zhao’s NOMADLAND is a starkly beautiful look at life on the road as a modern-day nomad.
J Blakeson’s I CARE A LOT tells a thrilling tale about horrible people doing horrible things for nothing more than financial gain.
JUDAS AND THE BLACK MESSIAH is not only culturally relevant but a captivatingly powerful look at racial injustice.
John Lee Hancock’s new film, THE LITTLE THINGS, has a lot of similarities to SEVEN but still remains a compelling drama on its own.
ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI is a fascinating experiment in storytelling as it fictionalizes a real-life meeting between four African-American icons.
Kornél Mondruczó’s new film, PIECES OF A WOMAN, is a beautifully distressing look at a young couple’s life in the wake of horrible tragedy.