James Jay Edwards

Stillwater Can’t Decide on Being a Family Drama or a Mystery Thriller

(Matt Damon stars as "Bill" in director Tom McCarthy's STILLWATER, a Focus Features release. Credit Jessica Forde / Focus Features)
James Jay Edwards reviews Stillwater, a crime drama film directed by Tom McCarthy and starring Matt Damon. (Focus Features   How do you follow up an Academy Award-winning movie detailing the true story of the uncovering of a massive child molestation scandal ... Read the full article

Adventure and Dad Jokes Power Disney’s Jungle Cruise

James Jay Edwards reviews Jungle Cruise, a Disney film directed by Jaume Collet-Serra and based on the theme park attraction. (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures) 

Sabrina Doyle’s Lorelei Explores Love, Loss, And Second Chances

James Jay Edwards reviews Lorelei, a drama film written and directed by Sabrina Doyle in her feature debut, and starring Jena Malone and Pablo Schreiber. (Vertical Entertainment) 

Settlers Haunts with Creepy Sci-Fi Revisionist Western Vibes

James Jay Edwards reviews Settlers, a science fiction thriller film written and directed by Wyatt Rockefeller. (IFC Midnight) 

After a Couple of Hits, Shyamalan Is Back to Middling with Old

James Jay Edwards reviews Old, the newest film written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan, inspired by the graphic novel Sandcastle. (Universal Pictures) 

Fear Street Part 3: 1666 Brings It All Home

James Jay Edwards reviews Fear Street Part 3: 1666, the finale of the teen horror film series directed by Leigh Janiak, inspired by the R.L. Stine Fear Street books. (Netflix) 

Fear Street Part 2: 1978 Adds a Few More Pieces to the Puzzle

James Jay Edwards reviews Fear Street Part 2: 1978, a teen horror film series inspired by the R.L. Stine Fear Street books and directed by Leigh Janiak. (Netflix)