Movieman630 has written 2 reviews for films rated ★★★ during 2019.

  • Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    Watching Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is a frustrating, if not quite negative, experience. There's an unexpected sense of sloppyness to it, a far cry from the very well put-together Force Awakens and Last Jedi. It also largely shifts gears, eschewing much of the ongoing storylines of this trilogy in favor of telling a brand new story, one which had no buildup in its predecessors. This odd choice, one of several in the film, leads to a movie that…

  • Child's Play

    Child's Play

    I will say this, Child's Play is significantly stronger than I ever thought it would be. While I do not agree with this film's existence, especially when the creator of the original series is still doing projects with the character, it's clear that nobody involved in this remake was phoning it in. There's a clear sense of effort from the acting right down to the cinematography. It's also admirable that the film tries to be it's own thing. Though the…