The Cloverfield Paradox (2018)

Directed by Julius Onah The Cloverfield Paradox is a blend of Alien and Rick and Morty.  It's the third movie in the Cloverfield franchise, though like 2016's 10 Cloverfield Lane it's only loosely connected to the broader story.  The most noteworthy thing about this movie is how it was released, only hours after the first trailer dropped on Super Bowl … Continue reading The Cloverfield Paradox (2018)

Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (2009)

Directed by Werner Herzog Nicholas Cage and Werner Herzog both go over the top here, and I suppose it's kind of wonderful, so long as you can stomach it.  Bad Lieutenant takes place in post Katrina New Orleans, following Terence McDonagh (Cage) as he begins to break from reality.  McDonagh challenges the viewer, as if to … Continue reading Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (2009)