MOVIE REVIEW by Lucas Allen: ‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ stomps competition

Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019) (Warner Bros. Pictures/Legendary Pictures) By Lucas Allen For the past 65 years, Godzilla has been stomping all over Japan…

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MOVIE REVIEW by Lucas Allen: ‘Rocketman’ blasts off

Rocketman (Paramount Pictures) By Lucas Allen “Bohemian Rhapsody” was the story of Freddy Mercury and “The Dirt” was about the exploits of Motley Crue, but…

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MOVIE REVIEW By Lucas Allen: New ‘Aladdin’ is magical

Aladdin (2019) (Walt Disney Pictures) By Lucas Allen 1992’s “Aladdin” remains one of Disney’s most beloved animated films and one of the titles that helped…

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MOVIE REVIEW by Lucas Allen: ‘Pokeman’ fun for fans, nonfans

Pokémon: Detective Pikachu (Warner Bros. Pictures/Legendary Pictures) By Lucas Allen Since its American debut in 1996, the Pokémon craze is now stronger than ever, with…

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MOVIE REVIEW by Lucas Allen: ‘Long Shot’ is funny, but drags

Long Shot (Lionsgate Films) By Lucas Allen If “Pretty Woman” was gender-reversed and commented on politics today, then you’d have the outrageous romantic comedy “Long…

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MOVIE REVIEW by Lucas Allen: ‘Endgame’ is fitting conclusion

Avengers: Endgame (Marvel Studios) By Lucas Allen “Avengers: Endgame” wraps up the 11-year journey of the Marvel Cinematic Universe centering around the Infinity Stones. There…

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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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