Ma-sh*ty? After being set-up and betrayed by the man who hired him to assassinate a Texas Senator (Robert De Niro), an ex-Federale (Danny Trejo) launches a brutal rampage of revenge against his former boss. Brutal, ridiculous, stupid . . . but oh so fun! The movie that was spawned from the silly parody trailers thrown … Continue reading *NEW* MACHETE REVIEW *NEW*



Two stellar turns from two charming leads fluff up this easy going cheese-fest. 70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker (Robert De Niro) has discovered that retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules … Continue reading *NEW* THE INTERN REVIEW *NEW*


Dirty, dirty De Niro. Right before his wedding, an uptight guy (Zac Efron) is tricked into driving his grandfather (Robert De Niro), a lecherous former Army Lieutenant-Colonel, to Florida for spring break. Rude, crass, filthy and for a good portion of the film quite entertaining. Definitely marmite for the movie fans. You're either going to … Continue reading *NEW* DIRTY GRANDPA REVIEW *NEW*


I didn't find much joy in this. A stellar turn from Lawrence did just enough to keep this mediocre mop yarn watchable. Joy (Jennifer Lawrence) is the story of the title character, who rose to become founder and matriarch of a powerful family business dynasty. A silly opening with a dated soap opera parody didn't … Continue reading *NEW* JOY REVIEW *NEW*


The Raging Bull vs. The Italian Stallion. Better late than never? A pair of aging boxing rivals are coaxed out of retirement to fight one final bout . . . 30 years after their last match. Two of the greatest boxing movie icons finally come face to face. In the red corner, two-time Oscar winner … Continue reading GRUDGE MATCH REVIEW


At last! We may have all seen it all before but at least it was easygoing, watchable and fun! It's great to see a talented cast letting their guards down and having a laugh. Kevin Kline, welcome back. Where you been?! In a nutshell, four old school friends reunite for a stag party in Vegas. The … Continue reading LAST VEGAS REVIEW


The people who made this will be sleeping with the fishes . . . The Manzoni family, a notorious mafia clan, is relocated to Normandy, France under the witness protection program, where fitting in soon becomes challenging as their old habits die hard. With such a strong cast and production team (Martin "Goodfellas" Scorsese and … Continue reading THE FAMILY REVIEW