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Monuments Is a New Twist on the Old Road Movie

Monuments Is a New Twist on the Old Road Movie

James Jay Edwards reviews Monuments, a unique road trip movie written and directed by Jack C. Newell and starring David Sullivan and Marguerite Moreau. (1091 Pictures) 

Sparks and Leos Carax Team Up for the Wonderfully Quirky Annette

James Jay Edwards reviews Annette, a musical with original music, songs, and story by the band Sparks, Ron and Russell Mael, and directed by Leos Carax. (Amazon Studios)

The Five Rules of Success Offers a Slick and Stylish Second Chance

James Jay Edwards reviews The Five Rules of Success, a crime thriller written and directed by Orson Oblowitz and starring Santiago Segura. (Ambassador Film Group) 

The Green Knight Is Arthurian Legend Like You’ve Never Seen It

James Jay Edwards reviews The Green Knight, a medieval film written and directed by David Lowery and based on the poem Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. (A24) 

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

James Jay Edwards reviews Stillwater, a crime drama film directed by Tom McCarthy and starring Matt Damon. (Focus Features) 

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)