MOVIE REVIEW by Lucas Allen: New ‘Pet Sematary’ delivers

Pet Sematary (2019) (Paramount Pictures) By Lucas Allen Maine’s own Stephen King has become a Hollywood icon, with his books adapted for both film and…

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MOVIE REVIEW By Lucas Allen: ‘Shazam!’ fun twist on superhero origin

Shazam! (Warner Bros. Pictures/New Line Cinema/DC) By Lucas Allen Every comic book fan knows him as the other Captain Marvel, but film fans will be…

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MOVIE REVIEW by Lucas Allen: ‘Us’ is scary fun

Us (Universal Pictures) By Lucas Allen Back in 2017, funnyman Jordan Peele took the horror genre to the next level with his Oscar-winning hit “Get…

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MOVIE REVIEW by Lucas Allen: ‘Highwaymen’ spends too much time in slow lane

The Highwaymen (Netflix) By Lucas Allen The legendary exploits of Bonnie and Clyde left an indelible mark on pop culture with the 1967 Arthur Penn…

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MOVIE REVIEW by Lucas Allen: ‘The Dirt’ will entertain Crue fans

The Dirt (Netflix) By Lucas Allen Last fall, audiences flocked to see the Queen biopic “Bohemian Rhapsod,” which recently won four Oscars, including Best Actor….

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MOVIE REVIEW By Lucas Allen: ‘Triple Frontier’ fun, not deep

Triple Frontier (Netflix/Atlas Entertainment) By Lucas Allen Ben Affleck may no longer be The Batman, but that won’t stop him from starring in action movies…

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MOVIE REVIEW by Lucas Allen: ‘Captain Marvel’ stands tall

Captain Marvel (Marvel Studios) By Lucas Allen If you can recall from the post-credits scene from “Avengers: Infinity War,” the character of Captain Marvel is…

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MOVE REVIEW by Lucas Allen: ‘Fighting with My Family’ fun, has heart

Fighting with My Family (MGM/WWE Studios) By Lucas Allen Some people may be turned off by wrestling that is basically “sports theater,” with pro athletes…

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MOVIE REVIEW by Lucas Allen: ‘Alita: Battle Angel’ strange, interesting

Alita: Battle Angel (20th Century Fox) By Lucas Allen For the first time in his career, director Robert Rodriguez moves away from his renegade-style independent…

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MOVIE REVIEW by Lucas Allen: ‘Cold Pursuit’ fun if you have patience

Cold Pursuit (Summit Entertainment) By Lucas Allen In the 10 years since “Taken,” Liam Neeson’s pedigree as this decade’s aging action star remains unmatched. Now…

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