I had a pretty good June as far as movie-watching is concerned. I didn’t break any records (2008 – 25 viewings) but I did triple my numbers from last year’s paltry 6 viewings. I made good progress in my Bond set and managed some memorable theater viewings. All in all not a bad month. You can see the full chronological list of my June viewings here. Continue reading
- Dark Phoenix, 2019 - ★½ June 12, 2019This whole movie just felt lifeless to me. The few emotional beats rarely (if ever) hit. Action scenes (particularly the space one) were solid. But that's really the only positive to this movie. I'll be sharing my thoughts on an upcoming episode of The Obsessive Viewer Podcast.
- Origin Story, 2018 - ★★★½ June 11, 2019Watched on Tuesday June 11, 2019.
- Ma, 2019 - ★★★½ June 11, 2019Listen to my review of Ma on The Obsessive Viewer Podcast Episode 284.
- Booksmart, 2019 - ★★★★ May 28, 2019God, I love a good "one night teen coming of age" movie. Booksmart is fantastic. Listen to my review of Booksmart on The Obsessive Viewer Podcast episode 284.
- Pokémon Detective Pikachu, 2019 - ★★★ May 19, 2019The Pokémon universe translates really well into live action. I would love to see more of this universe and more Pokémon battles, specifically. The CGI looked great. The variety (and sheer amount) of Pokémon throughout the movie kept me interested and impressed me. I have a relatively limited knowledge of Pokémon (I played one of the games for like a month w […]
- Avengers: Endgame, 2019 - ★★★★½ May 12, 2019Watched on Saturday May 11, 2019.
- Dark Phoenix, 2019 - ★½ June 12, 2019