Kaitlyn Booth



"The Goldfinch" Review: A Lifeless and Boring Slog

“The Goldfinch” Review: A Lifeless and Boring Slog

The Goldfinch is a boring slog of a film where it non-linear storytelling somehow makes it even more incoherent. Director: John Crowley A boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy Upper East Side family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. There is a lot […]






Dark Phoenix Review: The X-Men Franchise Goes Out With a Whimper

Dark Phoenix is yet another underwhelming entry in the X-Men franchise as the series ends on a low note. Director: Simon Kinberg Summary: Jean Grey begins to develop incredible powers that corrupt and turn her into a Dark Phoenix. Now the X-Men will have to decide if the life of a team member is worth […]

[SPOILER FREE] Avengers: Endgame Review – They Managed to Stick the Landing

Avengers: Endgame manages the impossible task of being a satisfying, emotional, and funny ending to a decade of storytelling. Directors: Anthony Russo and Joe Russo Summary: After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers assemble once more in order to undo […]

Dumbo Review: A Well Photographed but Sometimes Incoherent Mess

Dumbo isn’t a complete disaster of a movie but aside from some lovely looking cinematography the movie is generally a big mess. Director: Tim Burton Summary: A young elephant, whose oversized ears enable him to fly, helps save a struggling circus, but when the circus plans a new venture, Dumbo and his friends discover dark […]

[SPOILER-FREE] Shazam! Review: The Best DC Movie Since Wonder Woman

Shazam! is one of the best movies DC has made save for Wonder Woman; endlessly entertaining, a ton of heart while making plenty of meta-commentary on the superhero genre. Director: David F. Sandberg Summary: We all have a superhero inside us, it just takes a bit of magic to bring it out. In Billy Batson’s […]









[Sundance 2019] The Inventor Review: The Slow Motion Train Wreck that was Theranos

The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley looks to examine how a company worth $9 billion dollars managed to completely flame out in a matter of years. Director: Alex Gibney Summary: Elizabeth Holmes arrived in Silicon Valley with a revolutionary medical invention. She called it “the Edison”: a small, hyper-sophisticated black box that performed […]