‘A Quiet Place: Part II’ successfully expands the terrifying world while keeping its heart.

The first film for my Summer season didn’t disappoint as John Krasinski brought audiences back to his post-apocalyptic, monster-infested world in A Quiet Place Part II.

Emily Blunt and Lin Manuel Miranda bring the magic in ‘Mary Poppins Returns’

I didn’t grow up watching the original Mary Poppins. The legendary Disney film was left out of my viewing collection until this year as I prepared for the new film featuring the perfect nanny. The movie is practically perfect in every way, just like Mary Poppins. How could Disney live up to the legacy thatContinue reading “Emily Blunt and Lin Manuel Miranda bring the magic in ‘Mary Poppins Returns’”

Nervy, Smart, and Brilliant: ‘A Quiet Place’ does it all.

At first glace of the title, ‘A Quiet Place’ sounds like it should be a full-fledged drama film: a young attractive couple seemingly raising their children out in the middle of a rural area. Long country walks, fishing, and board games by gaslight is what you would expect. The reality is this family lives inContinue reading “Nervy, Smart, and Brilliant: ‘A Quiet Place’ does it all.”