Cocky “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” Hurt By Cynical Edge

Reviewed by Lesley Coffin One of the major challenges a film sequel must confront is how to show the time which has lapses between the previous films. Relationships and events which have happened once the projector turned on must be accounted for in the characters relationships and interactions. Yet the director of these films must acknowledge…

‘Star Trek Beyond’ Goes Beyond Fan Service

Reviewed by Lesley Coffin With our new franchise films Hollywood, giving a bit of background on previous experience with these movie brands seems a requirement for critics. You can’t simply go to a movie anymore…you need to do your homework. But that also means seeing a familiar franchise without any preconceived notion can provide a…