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‘Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings’ is a Feat Culturally and at the Box Office

This past weekend, Marvel’s Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings led the domestic box office for the fourth straight week with $13.3 million. It is the first movie to achieve such a feat since Christopher Nolan’s Tenet last year. Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings has also surpassed Black Widow for the highest grossing film of 2021. It is…

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‘Candyman’ Breathes New Life Into the 90s Slasher Franchise

The Candyman: look in the mirror and say his name five times and he’ll come to kill you. The horror/slasher franchise from the 90s has returned to haunt audiences on the big screen. Directed and written by Nia DaCosta (The Little Woods), with Win Rosenfield and Jordan Peele also collecting screenwriting credits, Candyman is a spine-chilling, socially…

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Hugh Jackman Cannot Save Sci-Fi Noir Thriller ‘Reminiscence’ From Mediocre Script

Most of the science-fiction films we see today are significantly influenced by classics of the genre. Ridley Scott’s Alien and Blade Runner, Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey, and the Wachowski sisters’ The Matrix are some of the more commonly discussed inspirations. Director Lisa Joy, co-creator of the TV series Westworld, is no exception to the rule. Her recent film Reminiscence is a sci-fi…

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