Joseph has written 4 reviews for films rated ★★★ .

  • The Bob's Burgers Movie

    The Bob's Burgers Movie

    ★★★

    Funnier than expected.

  • Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore

    Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore

    ★★★

    While a massive step up for the franchise, I still feel like the plot is being drawn out to fill a 5 movie quota. This movie vastly improves on crimes of Grindelwald and I love the addition of Mass Mikkelson as Grindelwald as he gives a certain gravitas to the role that Johnny Depp was lacking. I’ve always felt Depp wasn’t right for the role of Grindelwald, and I am glad to see that rectified.

  • Death on the Nile

    Death on the Nile

    ★★★

    This was fine. It was an improvement over Murder on the Orient Express. Even if my friend and I correctly figured out the mystery halfway through the film.

  • It Chapter Two

    It Chapter Two

    ★★★

    Let me start by saying It (2017) is my favorite horror movie ever, so I had insanely high hopes for the sequel. I am happy to say that even though the sequel doesn’t quite match the level of the first film in this series it comes pretty damn close.

    The adult cast, including and especially Bill Hader, work very well as the grown up versions of these characters with new footage shot with the child actors building and expanding on…