Tag Archives: dystopian

Upgrade

Released 06/01/2018                              Rated: R So we saw this trailer a couple of times before other movies, and each time we were both like “Nah.” “This doesn’t look good.” And if it wasn’t for YouTube film reviewer Chris Stuckmann (I’ve mentioned … Continue reading

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The Death Cure

Released 01/26/2018                               Rated: PG-13 The Maze Runner hooked me and each installment has left me craving more as I walked out of the theater. Needless to say I’ve been waiting a long time for this one to arrive. I was … Continue reading

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Mockingjay

Part 1 Released 11/21/2014                              Rated: PG-13 There are a few disadvantages of dividing a single book/story into a two-parter. The first is that Part 1 is pretty much nothing but a build-up to Part 2. Not much happens action-wise, which … Continue reading

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The Scorch Trials

Released 09/18/2015                             Rated: PG-13 First of all, if you’ve read the book, this movie is nothing like it. I didn’t read the book until after I saw the film, and while the book counterpart contains more of a definite mystery, … Continue reading

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Never Let Me Go

Released 10/15/2010                              Rated: R Every once in a while I’ll see a trailer, and never hear of the movie again. I’ll be lucky if the name of the movie makes it onto my list of movies that I want to … Continue reading

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Catching Fire

Released 11/22/13                              Rated: PG-13 I waited FOREVER for this movie to come out!! I knew they were going to do well with it. I loved

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Looper

Released 9/28/12                              Rated: R Not what I expected, but still a really good movie. One thing they did well was establish the world. Science-fiction is hard to do well for the screen for a variety of reasons. The world they … Continue reading

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