First Glance: “Ad Astra”

First Glance: “Ad Astra”

Talk about something that brightened up my day. The much-anticipated first trailer for James Gray’s “Ad Astra” dropped yesterday and let’s just say it helped solidify the science-fiction drama as one of 2019’s movies I’m looking forward to the most. Gray’s last film, 2016’s “The Lost City of Z”, was an underseen gem. Before that … Continue reading

REVIEW: “The Wandering Earth” (2019)

REVIEW: “The Wandering Earth” (2019)

The Chinese science-fiction mega-hit “The Wandering Earth” is quite the movie. It’s a massive visual spectacle that stands as China’s second highest grossing film of all time. Just as impressive, it sits among the top 25 highest grossing science-fiction films ever made. That’s quite an accomplishment for director Frant Gwo. Now Netflix has picked up … Continue reading