Movie Reviews

Q104's Ben Fontana sees the movies that everyone is or will be talking about!

Nicole Kidman and Lucas Hedges in 'Boy Erased.'

'Boy Erased' Is Nuanced, Powerful Drama About Teen's Sexuality

Truly superb acting is the highlight of this admirable attempt to bring conversion therapy to the attention of the general public.
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Gwilym Lee (Brian May) and Rami Malek (Freddie Mercury) star in Twentieth Century Fox’s BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY.

'Bohemian Rhapsody' Is As Entertaining As Queen, But Not As Exciting

Rami Malek's version of Freddie Mercury is can't miss, but the story of Queen is told with too many broad strokes. The music will overpower you.
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Damien Chazelle and star RYAN GOSLING reteam for Universal Pictures' "First Man," the riveting story of NASA's mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the years 1961-1969.

'First Man' Shoots For The Moon And Lands There

Unique camera work and the realism of exploring outerspace make 'First Man' a must-watch, even if you get sick of Ryan Gosling's puppy dog eyes by the second hour.
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(L-R) BRADLEY COOPER as Jack and LADY GAGA as Ally in the drama "A STAR IS BORN," from Warner Bros. Pictures, in association with Live Nation Productions and Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures, a Warner Bros. Pictures release.

Movie Review: There's Nothing 'Shallow' About 'A Star Is Born'

Not very often does a movie elicit emotion on quite large of a scale, but A Star Is Born hit, literally, all the right notes for me.
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Jon Hamm stars in Twentieth Century Fox’s BAD TIMES AT THE EL ROYAL Addtl. Info  Photo Credit: Kimberley French; TM & © 2018 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All Rights Reserved. Not for sale or duplication.

'Bad Times at the El Royale' is visually stunning edge-of-your-seat thriller

Bad Times at the El Royale has a star-studded cast with a visually striking set and just enough mystery to make this a highly entertaining trip to the movies.
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875092 - "White Boy Rick" - DF-00699_r - Richie Merritt, left, and Matthew McConaughey star as Richard Wershe Jr. and Richard Wershe Sr. in Columbia Pictures’ and Studio 8’s WHITE BOY RICK.

'White Boy Rick,' Filmed In Cleveland, Is A Heartwarming True Family Drama You'll Have To See To Believe

White Boy Rick, in theaters this Friday, is a heartwarming family drama that stars Richi Merritt and Matthew McConaughey.
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Disney's 'Christopher Robin' Is A Simple, Funny Tale For Parents And Kids

A grown-up version of Christopher Robin re-discovers his childhood in this very pure and simple tale filled with brilliant one-liners that make for a joyful movie-going experience.
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'Mission: Impossible - Fallout' Packs Heart-Pumping Action Into Great Story

If you are looking for the perfect summer movie full of action that will keep you on the edge of your seat, look no further than 'Mission: Impossible — Fallout,' the latest installment in the Tom Cruise-produced action-spy franchise.
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Ant-Man And The Wasp Is Buzz-Worthy, But Not Your Typical Marvel Flick

Looking to get your super hero action movie fix? Look no further than Ant-Man and The Wasp, but try not to raise your expectations too high.
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Owen (CHRIS PRATT) meets the vicious T. rex in "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom." When the island's dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen and Claire (BRYCE DALLAS HOWARD) mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from this extinction-level

'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' Is Your Typical Summer Popcorn Flick

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom falls just a bit short of expectations, but still captured everything you want in an action-packed summer movie filled with edge-of-your-seat scenes you can discuss on the car ride home.
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