Movie Reviews

I FEEL PRETTY (2018) REVIEW

I FEEL PRETTY (2018) REVIEW

DOESN’T EVEN GO SKIN DEEP

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SUPER TROOPERS 2 (2018) REVIEW

SUPER TROOPERS 2 (2018) REVIEW

THE MUSTACHES RIDE AGAIN

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You Were Never Really Here

You Were Never Really Here

Plot parallels between You Were Never Really Here and Taxi Driver are obvious, despite the visual and sonic texture flaunted to obscure the links. This version is more compact, or rather circular: the kind of big-time politician that Travis was stalking in Taxi Dr...

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You Were Never Really Here – A Brutal Character Study

You Were Never Really Here – A Brutal Character Study

Damn, Joaquin Phoenix!

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Beirut – The Definition of Okay

Beirut – The Definition of Okay

If you looked up okay in the dictionary, then you’d fine this.

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Rampage Review

Rampage Review

Global icon Dwayne Johnson stars in the new monster-action movie Rampage, now playing in theaters and it is a work of genius.

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RAMPAGE (2018) REVIEW

RAMPAGE (2018) REVIEW

BIG MEETS MINDLESSLY DUMB FUN

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Blumhouse’s Truth or Dare – A Terribly Executed Horror Film

Blumhouse’s Truth or Dare – A Terribly Executed Horror Film

Watch it if you dare… MUAHAHAHAHA!

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Isle of Dogs – An Engrossing Animated Film

Isle of Dogs – An Engrossing Animated Film

Get it? I-sleof-Dogs!

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TRUTH OR DARE REVIEW

TRUTH OR DARE REVIEW

Everyone loves a good party game but in Blumhouses’ new horror movie Truth or Dare, now playing in theaters, the game is taken way to far.

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A QUIET PLACE (2018) REVIEW

A QUIET PLACE (2018) REVIEW

WITHIN THE SOUND OF SILENCE

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BLOCKERS (2018) REVIEW

BLOCKERS (2018) REVIEW

SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING NEW

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'Rampage' A giant wolf, a giant gorilla and a giant bear tear up Chi-town

'Rampage' A giant wolf, a giant gorilla and a giant bear tear up Chi-town

Dwayne Johnson stars, along with Naomie Harris, in monster mayhem movie 'Rampage.

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'A Quiet Place' John Krasinski makes a swift and silent directorial debut with new horror flick

'A Quiet Place' John Krasinski makes a swift and silent directorial debut with new horror flick

'A Quiet Place' is an intense and well-made thriller about a family's stand against extraterrestrial invaders.

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CHAPPAQUIDDICK (2018) REVIEW

CHAPPAQUIDDICK (2018) REVIEW

TRUTH IS STRANG (AND SCANDALOUS) THAN FICTION

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A QUIET PLACE REVIEW

A QUIET PLACE REVIEW

A Quiet Place, now playing in theaters, lives up to the challenge that most horror movies face: taking the audience on a compelling journey filled with suspense.

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Blockers – A Raunchy Comedy With Heart

Blockers – A Raunchy Comedy With Heart

A raunchy comedy that’s a lot more.

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The Leisure Seeker – A Well-Acted Road Trip Drama

The Leisure Seeker – A Well-Acted Road Trip Drama

When I see Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland, I watch. However, I was surprised to see all the bad reviews. For the second review in a row (the first was Journey’s End), I’m again dissenting from the majority but in the opposite direction.

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Oakland Eats: Juhu Beach Club Chef Preeti Mistry

August 11, 2015

Oakland Eats: Juhu Beach Club Chef Preeti Mistry

Juhu Beach Club in Temescal offers comfort food with a welcome Mumbai twist.

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Q&A: Haven Chef Charlie Parker

July 08, 2015

Q&A: Haven Chef Charlie Parker

In the heart of Oakland's Jack London Square area, Haven is one of the city's prime casual dining spots, serving generous shared dinners and revamped comfort food classics. The man in the kitchen is executive chef Charlie Parker, a fresh Oakland resident and a p...

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Why Buy a Home in Oakland? (Sponsored)

July 08, 2015

Why Buy a Home in Oakland? (Sponsored)

If you’re looking to buy a home in Oakland, now might be the time. The area is expecting to see a significant increase of homes built and purchased this year. First-time homebuyers and persons looking to invest are among a couple of the biggest groups that are ...

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DJ D-Sharp Brings the Beat to Golden State Warriors Games

June 11, 2015

DJ D-Sharp Brings the Beat to Golden State Warriors Games

Oracle Arena is home to some of the most passionate and loudest fans in the NBA during Golden State Warriors games, and DJ D-Sharp is there to provide the soundtrack. Perched in a DJ console above the action on the court, D-Sharp keeps the energy up during game ...

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