More about character and performance - specifically, a career-best turn for Sam Elliott as Lee Hayden - than narrative.
One movie in, The Dark Universe is already a black hole of creativity and intelligence.
Doesn’t compromise and for those who love a grittier, less audience-friendly flavor of horror, it’s a must-see.
A study in perception and perspective, a story that features a firm resolution while leaving its most compelling questions unanswered.
"Wonder Woman" may be the best straightforward comic book-inspired movie since Christopher Nolan was making his Batman films.
The fifth movie sticks to the formula and delivers the third-most entertaining entry into the series, which is probably about the best one can hope for at this stage of its existence.
This waterlogged product is an example of lazy writing and direction with a vague hope that perhaps the involvement of The Rock will attract viewers.
U.S. Home Release Date: 2017-08-15
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Gore, Profanity, Sexual Content, Nudity)
Genre: Science Fiction/Horror
Director: Ridley Scott
Cast: Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Demian Bichir, Carmen Ejogo, Callie Hernandez, Amy Siemetz
"Alien: Covenant" has enough of what made Alien great to deliver two hours of big-budget sci-fi/horror entertainment.
As YA romances go – and there are plenty to choose from – this is a lesser option.