Articles by Mark Espinosa

SHAZAM! Review

After seemingly showing signs of new life with AQUAMAN, the DC Extended Universe (DCEU) continues to chug along. This new entry into their shared universe…


GLASS Review

M. Night Shyamalan is an intriguing figure. Here is someone who, as a director, came out of the gate on fire with hits – some…


SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE Review

Within the span of the last two decades – thanks to the many big screen adaptations of the character – Spider-Man’s pop culture standing has…


AQUAMAN Review

To say that the current lineup (prior to AQUAMAN) of DC Extended Universe films have been disappointing would feel like an understatement to a lot…


MARY POPPINS RETURNS Review

Personally, it’s a little hard to emphasize just how big MARY POPPINS was when first released in 1964, considering that it was nearly 25 years…


BUMBLEBEE Review

I will readily admit – the news of a (at the time, potential) TRANSFORMERS spin-off film was met with quite the eye roll from yours…


A SIMPLE FAVOR Review

Stephanie Smothers (played by Anna Kendrick), a recently-widowed single mother, seems like your average, everyday suburban supermom. When she’s not volunteering – some would say…


THOROUGHBREDS Review

As the old adage goes, “appearances can be deceiving.” The sereneness of the suburbs (of – let’s just say – more “affluent” neighborhoods) is a…


AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR Review

Well, folks – the time has come. Ten years and eighteen films later, the Marvel Cinematic Universe reaches its crescendo with AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR. And…


DEATH WISH Review

Dr. Paul Kersey (played by Bruce Willis) is an ER surgeon in Chicago who lives a happy, comfortable life in the suburbs with his wife…