Shari K Green


Lizzie – Movie Review

  LIZZIE   Directed by: Craig William Macneill Written by: Bryce Kass Starring: Kristen Stewart, Chloë Sevigny, Kim Dickens, Fiona Shaw and Jamey Sheridan   Rated: R Run Time: 1h 45min Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama 3 ½ Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   There’s a nursery rhyme, for lack of a better […]


Fahrenheit 11/9 – Movie Review

  FAHRENHEIT 11/9   Written, Produced, & Directed by: Michael Moore Starring: Michael Moore, David Hogg, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez   Rated: R Genre: Documentary Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   This is a frightening but very important film to see. As impactful as it is, it’s arguably Michael Moore’s best. As hard as the […]


The House with a Clock in its Walls – Movie Review

      The House with a Clock in its Walls   Directed by: Eli Roth Written by: Eric Kripke; based on the novel by: John Bellairs Starring: Jack Black, Cate Blanchett, Owen Vaccaro, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Sunny Suljic and Kyle MacLachlan   Rated: PG Run Time: 1h 44min Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy 3 Frames […]


A Simple Favor – Movie Review

  A Simple Favor   Directed by: Paul Feig Screenplay by: Jessica Sharzer, Based upon the novel by: Darcey Bell Starring: Blake Lively, Anna Kendrick, Henry Golding, Ian Ho and Joshua Satine   Rated: R Run Time: 1h 57min Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery 4 Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   Allow me […]


The Predator – Movie Review

  Predator   Director: Shane Black Written by Fred Dekker & Shane Black. Based on the characters created by Jim Thomas & John Thomas. Producers: John Davis, Larry Gordon, Joel Silver Starring: Boyd Holbrook, Trevante Rhodes, Jacob Tremblay, Keegan-Michael Key, Olivia Munn, Sterling K. Brown, Alfie Allen, Thomas Jane, Augusto Aguilera, Jake Busey, Yvonne Strahovski […]


The Nun – Movie Review

  The Nun   Directed by: Corin Hardy Starring: Demián Bichir, Taissa Farmiga, Jonas Bloquet and Bonnie Aarons   Rated: R Run Time: 1h 36min Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   I’ll say it right here. James Wan, director, and creator of the original ‘Saw’ film knows a […]


Operation Finale – Movie Review

  Operation Finale   Directed by: Chris Weitz Written by: Matthew Orton Starring: Ben Kingsley, Oscar Isaac, Nick Kroll, Lior Raz, Mélanie Laurent and Peter Strauss   Rated: PG-13 Run Time: 2h 2min Genre: Biography, Drama, History 3 1/2 Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   ‘Operation Finale’ is the true story of […]


The Happytime Murders

  The Happytime Murders   Directed by: Brian Henson Screenplay by: Todd Berger Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Elizabeth Banks, Maya Rudolph, Leslie David Baker and Joel McHale   Rated: R Run Time: 1h 31min Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime 2 ½ Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   With this film, director Brian Henson, son […]


Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood – Film Review

  Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood   Directed by: Matt Tyrnauer Starring: Scotty Bowers, Peter Bart, Stephen Fry and William Mann Run Time: 1h 38min Genre: Documentary   Director and documentarian, Matt Tyrnauer (Studio 54), starts out his film in a fascinatingly gossipy and kitschy way. The film is filled with sordid details […]


Alpha – Movie Review

  Alpha   Directed by: Albert Hughes Written by: Daniele Sebastian Wiedenhaupt (screenplay by), Albert Hughes (story by) Starring: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Natassia Malthe, Leonor Varela, Jóhannes Haukur Jóhannesson     Rated: PG-13 Run Time: 1h 36min Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family 2 1/2 Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   ‘Alpha’ is the story […]


The Meg – Movie Review

  The Meg   Directed by: Director: Jon Turteltaub Starring: Jason Statham, Li Bingbing, Winston Chao, Rainn Wilson, Cliff Curtis and Shuya Sophia Cai   Rated: PG-13 Run Time: 1h 53min Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi 2 Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   ‘The Meg’ is as entertaining and campy as any remake […]


BlacKkKlansman – Movie Review

  BlacKkKlansman   Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer from Colorado, successfully managed to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan and became the head of the local chapter.   Director: Spike Lee Writers: Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz Starring: John David Washington, Adam Driver, Topher Grace, Alec Baldwin and Harry Belafonte   Run Time: 2h 15min […]


McQueen – Movie Review

  McQueen   Directed by: Ian Bonhôte, Peter Ettedgui (co-director) Written by: Peter Ettedgui Starring: Alexander McQueen, Gary James McQueen, Janet McQueen and Dana Thomas   Rated: R Run Time: 1h 51min Genre: Documentary 4 Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green     This is top notch documentary filmmaking. It’s both incredibly entertaining […]


Exciting News! The Phoenix Film Festival Announces The Peoria Film Fest!

  PHOENIX FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES THE INAUGURAL PEORIA FILM FEST TO BE HELD IN OCTOBER OF 2018 PEORIA, AZ, Wednesday, July 18 – The Phoenix Film Foundation and Phoenix Film Festival are thrilled to announce the start of a brand new festival. The Peoria Film Fest presented by the City of Peoria will be held […]


Interview with Bo Burnham, Director and Writer of the film ‘Eighth Grade’

  During festival season this year, a few of us got to sit and talk to the incredibly deep thinking and quite personable, Bo Burnham, about his outstanding, authentic coming-of-age film ‘Eighth Grade’ which comes out this weekend and I insist you see. Below is the conversation we had with the writer/director of the critically […]


Eighth Grade – Movie Review

  Eighth Grade   Directed and Written by: Bo Burnham Starring: Elsie Fisher, Emily Robinson and Josh Hamilton   Rated: R Run Time: 1h 34min Genre: Comedy 4 Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   This movie is delightful! I’m not waiting until the end of the review to inform you that it’s […]


Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again – Movie Review

  Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again   Written and Directed by: Ol Parker Starring: Lily James, Amanda Seyfried, Dominic Cooper, Andy Garcia, Pierce Brosnan, Stellan Skarsgård, Colin Firth, Christine Baranski, Julie Walters, Cher and Meryl Streep   Rated: PG-13 Run Time: 1h 54min Genre: Comedy, Musical 3 ½ Frames out of 5 By: Shari […]


First Reformed – Movie Revew

  First Reformed   Written and Directed by: Paul Schrader Starring: Amanda Seyfried, Ethan Hawke, and Cedric Kyles.   Rated: R Run Time: 1h 48min Genre: Drama, Thriller 4 Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   Okay. It starts slow but, if you’ve read my reviews before, you might know what I’m about […]