Archived copies of Mister Marquee movie reviews and additional commentary. Note: there may be some spoilers.

Glass

by Hans A. Carpenter Hans@freeburgtribune.com Release Date: January 18, 2019 MPAA: PG-13 Director: M. Night Shyamalan Starring: Bruce Willis, James McAvoy, and Samuel L. Jackson Mister Marquee Says: Split, but Unbreakable Number: 4/5      David Dunn (Bruce Willis) of Unbreakable uses his power of intuition to hunt down a serial killer with seemingly super human abilities…

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Top 10 of 2019

by Hans A. Carpenter hans@freeburgtribune.com      This year, I had the pleasure of seeing a lot of really great movies. This was an odd year in that the duds were only soft thuds, not total bombs. The highs were high, and the lows were more dips than craters. It warms my heart to see this list…

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Star Wars Episode 9 The Rise of Skywalker

by Hans A. Carpenter hans@freeburgtribune.com Release Date: December 20 MPAA: PG-13 Director: JJ Abrams Starring: Carie Fisher, Mark Hamill, and Adam Driver Mister Marquee Says: An average end to an iconic story Number: 3/5      Emperor Palpatine (Ian McDermott) is back from the dead! Rey (Daisy Ridley) and the gang must find a way to save…

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Netflix – Murder Mystery

by Hans A. Carpenter hans@freeburgtribune.com Release Date: June 14 Director: Kyle Newachek Starring: Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, and Luke Evans Mister Marquee Says: Clueless Number: 2/5      Nick (Adam Sandler) and his wife Audrey (Jennifer Aniston) go on a European vacation and are invited to board a yacht by an aristocratic playboy (Luke Evans) as a…

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A Celebration of Star Wars: Episodes 1 – 2

With The Rise of Skywalker due out this weekend, I’ve decided to take a look back at the complete Skywalker Saga. I have loved Star Wars for as long as I can remember. There are a lot of other lifelong passionate fans out there. Most of them love the spark the series has brought to…

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A Celebration of Star Wars Part II

With The Rise of Skywalker hitting theaters and the conclusion of the nine-part Skywalker Saga that has gripped generations of filmgoers, we take a look back at the films that lead us here. Last week, I re-watched Episodes 1 and 2, this week we dive into Episodes 3-8. Make sure to check back next week for…

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Doctor Sleep

by Hans A. Carpenter hans@freeburgtribune.com Release Date: November 8 MPAA: R Director: Mike Flanagan Starring: Ewan McGregor Marquee Says: All work and no play… Number: 4.5/5 Dan Torrance (Ewan McGregor) has grown up into an alcoholic drifter, haunted by his trauma at the Overlook Hotel during the events of The Shining. As Dan tries to…

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Midway

by Hans A. Carpenter hans@freeburgtribune.com MPAA: PG-13 Release Date: November 8 Director: Roland Emmerich Starring: Ed Skrein, Patrick Wilson, and Woody Harrelson Mister Marquee Says: B4. You sank my aircraft carrier. Number: 4/5 Midway covers the Pacific theater in World War II from the attack on Pearl Harbor through the momentous titular carrier battle. This…

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The Lighthouse

by Hans A. Carpenter hans@freeburgtribune.com Release Date: October 18 Rating: R Director: Robert Eggers Starring: Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe Mister Marquee Says: LEGENDARY Number: 5/5 Winslow (Robert Pattinson) is contracted for a four-week stay at an isolated lighthouse with grizzled Wickie Wake (Willem Dafoe). As the two men get on each other’s nerves, they…

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Terminator: Dar Fate

by Hans A. Carpenter hans@freeburgtribune.com Release Date: November 1 MPAA: R Director: Tim Miller Starring: Linda Hamilton, Mackenzie Davis, and Arnold Schwarzenegger Mister Marquee Says: A fate worse than death…but not Genysys Number: 2/5 Forget T3. Forget Salvation. Forget whatever Genysys was…this Terminator is a direct sequel to T2. Sarah Connor (Linda Hamilton) teams up…

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