%2 http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/feed/arts-and-culture/all en Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/jurassic-world-fallen-kingdom <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>This film franchise should go extinct</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Diana Beechener </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The Jurassic World theme park was abandoned after a disastrous security breach left tourists maimed, eaten and heavily inconvenienced. The company went bankrupt, and the island of person-eating dinosaurs (some of which can fly) was ignored by the governments of the world.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/movie-reviews/article/jurassic-world-fallen-kingdom" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/Jurassic%20World-Fallen%20Kingdom.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="56" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/jurassic-world-fallen-kingdom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/jurassic-world-fallen-kingdom#comments Movie Reviews Thu, 28 Jun 2018 15:33:56 +0000 bayweekly_moderator 43895 at http://www.bayweekly.com The Incredibles 2 http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/incredibles-2 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p style="font-style: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 12px; line-height: normal; font-family: Helvetica;"><em><strong>Pixar&rsquo;s hero-family series is still super</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Diana Beechener </div> </div> </div> <p style="font-style: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 12px; line-height: normal; font-family: Helvetica;">Bob and Helen Parr (voiced by Craig T. Nelson: Book Club; Holly Hunter: The Big Sick) embrace their super abilities as heroes. With superheroes banned by the government as menaces, Helen worries that their children will suffer. Bob rails at the injustice of being denied his abilities.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/movie-reviews/article/incredibles-2" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/Incredibles-2-062118.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="41" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/incredibles-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/incredibles-2#comments Movie Reviews Thu, 21 Jun 2018 16:38:49 +0000 bayweekly_moderator 43817 at http://www.bayweekly.com Ocean’s 8 http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/ocean%E2%80%99s-8-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="page" title="Page 1"> <div class="layoutArea"> <div class="column"> <p><em><strong><span style="font-size: 9.000000pt; font-family: 'Univers'; font-weight: 300; font-style: oblique">A group of women prove they can steal as well as the boys</span></strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Diana Beechener </div> </div> </div> <div class="page" title="Page 1"> <div class="layoutArea"> <div class="column"> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/movie-reviews/article/ocean%E2%80%99s-8-0" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/Oceans-8_0.jpeg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="42" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-image-caption"> <div class="field-label">Image Caption:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sandra Bullock, Helena Bonham Carter, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Sarah Paulson, Mindy Kaling, Rihanna and Awkwafina in Ocean&#039;s 8. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/ocean%E2%80%99s-8-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/ocean%E2%80%99s-8-0#comments Movie Reviews Thu, 14 Jun 2018 14:55:02 +0000 bayweekly_moderator 43709 at http://www.bayweekly.com Upgrade http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/upgrade <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>A technophobe gets one heck of a system update in this entertaining thriller</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Diana Beechener </div> </div> </div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Grey Trace (Logan Marshall-Green: <em>Damnation</em>) is married to a bigwig in the tech industry, with a self-driving car and an automated house. Grey doesn&rsquo;t like automation. He prefers to drive vintage cars and restore them for rich &shy;buyers.</div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;The mismatched couple is stranded on the wrong side of the tracks after an accident in the self-driving car. Attacked by a band of high-tech muggers with genetic enhancements, Grey is paralyzed and his wife is murdered.</div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/movie-reviews/article/upgrade" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/Brody-Upgrade.jpeg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="45" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-image-caption"> <div class="field-label">Image Caption:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © Blumhouse Productions / Set in the near-future, technology controls nearly all aspects of life. But when technophobe Grey (Logan Marshall-Green) is attacked and his wife murdered, his only hope for revenge is an experimental computer chip implant called Stem. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/upgrade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/upgrade#comments Movie Reviews Thu, 07 Jun 2018 15:17:15 +0000 bayweekly_moderator 43594 at http://www.bayweekly.com Solo: A Star Wars Story http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/solo-star-wars-story <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>Solo so-so&nbsp;</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Diana Beechener </div> </div> </div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Growing up under the Dickensian thumb of an evil crime boss, Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich: <em>The Yellow Birds</em>) knows how to run a scam and talk himself out of a scrape. He has dreams of getting off the planet of Corellia with his girlfriend Qi&rsquo;ra (Emilia Clarke: <em>Game of Thrones</em>). When his escape go awry, Han must flee the planet &mdash; say it with me &mdash; Solo.&nbsp;</div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/solo-star-wars-story" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/solo-star-wars-story#comments Movie Reviews Thu, 31 May 2018 15:48:47 +0000 bayweekly_moderator 43499 at http://www.bayweekly.com Deadpool 2 http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/deadpool-2 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div id="cke_pastebin"><em><strong>The mercenary with the mouth is back in a fouler, funnier sequel</strong></em></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Diana Beechener </div> </div> </div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Superhero Wade Wilson (Ryan Reynolds: <em>The Hitman&rsquo;s Bodyguard)</em> is a regenerating mercenary who specializes in eliminating the worst of the worst: drug dealers, human traffickers and gang leaders. It&rsquo;s a bloody business, but he&rsquo;s having fun doing it.&nbsp;</div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/movie-reviews/article/deadpool-2" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/Deadpool-052418.jpeg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="42" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-image-caption"> <div class="field-label">Image Caption:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 20th Century Fox Josh Brolin and Ryan Reynolds in Deadpool 2. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/deadpool-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/deadpool-2#comments Movie Reviews Thu, 24 May 2018 15:44:05 +0000 bayweekly_moderator 43403 at http://www.bayweekly.com Disobedience http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/disobedience <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>Passion or obligation: That&rsquo;s the choice</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Diana Beechener </div> </div> </div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Ronit (Rachel Weisz: <em>My Cousin Rachel</em>) returns to her Orthodox community to mourn her father, a revered rabbi. She has lived in New York by choice and in exile since the revelation of her teenage fling with another woman, Esti (Rachel McAdams: <em>Game Night)</em>.</div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/movie-reviews/article/disobedience" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/Disobedience-051718.jpeg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="44" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-image-caption"> <div class="field-label">Image Caption:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © Stage 6 Films After the death of her estranged father, New York photographer Ronit Krushka (Rachel Weisz, right) returns to London and the Orthodox Jewish community that shunned her decades earlier for her childhood attraction to Esti (Rachel McAdams). Their fortuitous and happy reunion soon reignites their burning passion as the two women explore boundaries of faith and sexuality. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/disobedience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/disobedience#comments Movie Reviews Thu, 17 May 2018 14:54:33 +0000 Bay Weekly calendar 43327 at http://www.bayweekly.com Bad Samaritan http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/bad-samaritan <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>The scariest part of this movie is paying see it</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Diana Beechener </div> </div> </div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Sean (Robert Sheehan: <em>Mute</em>) dreams of being a professional photographer. He takes his craft seriously and won&rsquo;t take any job he considers beneath him. Thus limited, he shoots only random things on the street and his semi-naked girlfriend.&nbsp;</div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Until Sean and his buddy come up with a moneymaking scheme. As valets at a local Italian eatery, they lay hands on many car keys. While the customers are dining, the valets loot their homes.&nbsp;</div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/movie-reviews/article/bad-samaritan" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/Bad%20Samaritan-051018.jpeg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="42" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-image-caption"> <div class="field-label">Image Caption:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © Electric Entertainment A valet (Robert Sheehan, right) develops a clever scam to burglarize the houses of rich customers. Things go smoothly until he robs the wrong man (David Tennant). </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/bad-samaritan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/bad-samaritan#comments Movie Reviews Thu, 10 May 2018 14:44:32 +0000 Bay Weekly calendar 43197 at http://www.bayweekly.com Avengers: Infinity War http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/avengers-infinity-war <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>Disney puts all its heroes in one basket in this epic action movie</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Diana Beechener </div> </div> </div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;The once mighty Avengers are in tatters. Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.: <em>Spider-Man: Homecoming</em>) and Captain America (Chris Evans: <em>Gifted</em>) are feuding. Thor (Chris Hemsworth: <em>12 Strong</em>) is drifting in space after destroying his home world to save his people. Hulk (Mark Ruffalo: <em>Thor: Ragnarok</em>) is still trying to find himself.&nbsp;</div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; The divided heroes reunite to battle a baddie of galactic proportions.</div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/movie-reviews/article/avengers-infinity-war" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/Avenger-Infinity-War.jpeg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="50" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/avengers-infinity-war" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/avengers-infinity-war#comments Movie Reviews Thu, 03 May 2018 16:34:10 +0000 Bay Weekly calendar 43069 at http://www.bayweekly.com You Were Never Really Here http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/you-were-never-really-here <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>A dark and twisted take on the action genre&nbsp;</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Diana Beechener </div> </div> </div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; For unsavory jobs, Joe (Joaquin Phoenix: <em>Irrational Man</em>) is the guy to call. The veteran of war, brutality and PTSD is abnormally good at violence.</div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; The money is good, and his earnings support his elderly mother. Joe, however, is not so good. He suffers constant flashbacks to either his abusive childhood or wartime in the Gulf.&nbsp;</div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/movie-reviews/article/you-were-never-really-here" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/you-were-never-really-here-042618.jpeg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="59" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-image-caption"> <div class="field-label">Image Caption:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © Amazon Studios Unafraid of violence, traumatized veteran Joe (Joaquin Phoenix), takes the dirty jobs. When a job spins out of control, he uncovers a conspiracy leading to what may be his death or his awakening. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/you-were-never-really-here" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/movie-reviews/article/you-were-never-really-here#comments Movie Reviews Thu, 26 Apr 2018 15:17:06 +0000 Bay Weekly calendar 42957 at http://www.bayweekly.com