‘47 Meters Down’ Is All Wet
By HEATHER TURK Front Row Features Film Critic If you thought the trailers for the new underwater thriller “47 Meters Down” made the film look like a made-for-TV release, you weren’t entirely wrong. The movie was scheduled to go straight to DVD before its original distributor, Dimension Films, so [...]
‘Baywatch’ is Pure Summer Fun
By HEATHER TURK Front Row Features Film Critic Right from the opening sequence where Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson jumps into the ocean in slow motion to save someone’s life, it’s clear that Paramount Pictures’ big-screen adaptation of “Baywatch” isn’t taking itself too seriously. And that’s a good t [...]
Yo-Ho-Hum 5th ‘Pirates’ Goes Adrift
By JAMES DAWSON Front Row Features Film Critic While there’s no denying that its CGI effects are stunning and its massive set pieces are impressive, Disney’s latest “Pirates of the Caribbean” outing still manages to seem going-through-the-motions generic. Like Pierce Brosn [...]