Author: Ryan Sheehan

A review: ‘The Room,’ Possibly the worst movie ever made

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – If you haven’t heard of “The Room,” it’s pretty much considered to be one of the worst movies in film history, and that’s saying a lot. It’s filled with bad everything: acting, writing, camerawork, directing, you name it, it’s terrible. Despite being hailed as being unbelievably awful, “The Room” has become very popular…. Read more »

‘Three Billboards:’ Good, but not best picture

“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” was nominated for Best Picture this year and while it didn’t win, it did take home several other awards at the Oscars. Is “Three Billboards” truly as great as people say it is? After all, the Academy has made plenty of mistakes before… In the small town of Ebbing, Missouri,… Read more »

Coco: Another Great Pixar Film

Pixar has a reputation for creating great animated films and “Coco” is no exception. It has received massive critical claim, joining its place alongside other recent additions like “Ratatouille,” “Inside Out” or “Up.” Now if only Pixar can keep the magic going for “Incredibles 2” and “Toy Story 4.” The film follows Miguel, a young… Read more »

A review: ‘Black Panther’

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – “Black Panther” has made over $700 million worldwide according to Box Office Mojo. “Black Panther” is the Marvel Cinematic Universe most-recent release with a star-studded cast, including Chadwick Boseman as one of the first black superheroes. The film is receiving massive critical successes and as you can tell from this title, I… Read more »

Early Marvel: Their movies used to be bad

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – With Marvel creating several critical successes, “Black Panther” for example, one might think they were always great at making superhero films, but it wasn’t always that way. For the longest time, movies based on Marvel comic book characters were bad. Some of them ranged from being just okay to completely terrible. So… Read more »

‘Bright’: Worldbuilding that had potential

Netflix has produced some great original content in the past, including “Stranger Things,” “Narcos” and “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmitt.” Unfortunately, their movie “Bright” was not one of them. The film received negative reviews, with a 27 percent currently on RottenTomatoes and a 6.5/10 on IMDB. Now I wanted to see “Bright” when I first saw the… Read more »

Black Panther: One of the First Black Superheroes

In a few weeks “Black Panther” will hit theaters, becoming the latest film for The Marvel Cinematic Universe staring Chadwick Boseman as the famous superhero. With “Captain America: Civil War,” this will be the second film to feature the character. Because of the hype surrounding the movie, it is only fitting to give an overview… Read more »