Month: June 2018

Review: Sicario 2: Day of the Soldado – A good, unnecessary sequel, back to scary Mexico

Benicio Del Toro and Isabela Moner in SICARIO: Day of the Soldado

Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) Movie review In this sequel of the 2015 crime thriller Sicario, Day of the Soldado sees the return of black ops mercenaries Matt Graver (Josh Brolin) and Alejandro Gillick (Benicio del Toro) as they are hired by the United States government to kidnap a drug lord’s daughter, Isabel Reyes (Isabela …

Review: Ocean’s 8 – More tolerable than the Ghostbusters reboot

ocean's 8 still

Ocean’s 8 (2018) Movie review Directed and co-written by Gary Ross (The Hunger Games, Seabiscuit), Ocean’s 8 is a spin-off of Steven Soderbergh’s Ocean’s trilogy (2001 – 2007) which seems more like an all-female, soft-reboot of the series. The plot follows Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock), the sister of the original’s character Danny (George Clooney), who …