Review: Fast X

Year: 2023 Runtime: 141 minutes Director: Louis Leterrier Writers: Dan Mazeau, Justin Lin, Gary Scott Thompson Actors: Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Statham, Jordana Brewster, Rita Moreno, Ludacris, Tyrese Gibson, Charlize Theron, John Cena, Sung Han, Helen Mirren, Brie Larson, Scott Eastwood, Jason Momoa, Alan Ritchson By Rosa Parra “Fast X” (2023) is the tenth installment of the “Fast and the Furious” franchise, directed by … Continue reading Review: Fast X

31 Days of Horror, Day 2: The Bad Batch

It seems a universal question in cinema: how does a director follow-up a hit debut? In the case of Ana Lily Amirpour, it is the beguiling, fascinating, frustrating “The Bad Batch” (2016). Having gained near-universal critical praise with her previous feature, the black-and-white Iran-set vampire drama “A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night” (2014), Amirpour takes the opportunity to sprawl out and tell a distinctly different tale. Continue reading 31 Days of Horror, Day 2: The Bad Batch