John Hanlon Reviews


Oscar Nominations 2017 Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone in La La Land

Oscars 2017: Full List of Nominees

Posted in: General, Oscars
January 24th, 2017

Best motion picture of the year Arrival Fences Hacksaw Ridge Hell or High Water Hidden Figures La La Land Lion Manchester by the Sea Moonlight Achievement in directing Denis Villeneuve, Arrival Mel Gibson, Hacksaw Ridge Damien Chazelle, La La Land Kenneth Lonergan,...

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Dog's Purpose Trailer

Trailer: A Dog’s Purpose

Posted in: General
January 12th, 2017

A Dog’s Purpose , which tells the story of several dogs that affect their owners, hits theaters nationwide January 27th, 2017. Check out the film’s trailer...

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“La La Land” wins big at the Golden Globes

January 8th, 2017

Best Motion Picture — Drama Hacksaw Ridge Hell or High Water Lion Manchester by the Sea Moonlight Best Motion Picture — Musical or Comedy 20th Century Women Deadpool Florence Foster Jenkins La La Land Sing Street Best Director — Motion Picture Damien Chazelle, La La...

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10 Reasons why Die Hard is a Christmas Movie

10 Reasons why ‘Die Hard’ is a Christmas Movie

Posted in: 10 Reasons
December 25th, 2016

Looking for a holiday classic to watch this year? Here’s our list of 10 Reasons why ‘Die Hard‘ is a Christmas Movie. It’s that time of year again when families sit in front of the fireplace and watch Christmas movies. From It’s  a Wonderful Life...

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5 First Ladies who deserve their own films

5 First Ladies who deserve their own films after “Jackie”

Posted in: General
December 11th, 2016

Jackie, the new biopic about Jackie Kennedy, is already garnering momentum and Oscar buzz. With that in mind, we decided to take a look at 5 other unique First Ladies who deserve their own films. There have been dozens of movies about our nation’s presidents. Many of them...

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Movie Preview December 2016 Rogue One A Star Wars Story

Movie Preview December 2016: 10 Movies we can’t wait to see

December 8th, 2016

The holiday movie season is here and there are some huge movies about to hit theaters nationwide. Check out our list of 10 movies we can’t wait to see in December 2016. The year is almost over and the holiday movie season has arrived. December is backed with both Oscar...

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Jason Bourne Blu-Ray

“Jason Bourne” Blu-Ray Review

December 6th, 2016

The action thriller Jason Bourne has now arrived Blu-Ray and Digital HD. It took nine years for Matt Damon to return to the big screen to play action hero Jason Bourne. The Bourne Ultimatum, the third installment in this series, arrived in theaters in 2007 but this past...

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The Hunt for Hil

SNL takes on elusive Hillary Clinton in the “Hunt for Hil”

Posted in: General
December 6th, 2016

In the “Hunt for Hil” video, Saturday Night Live took on the elusive former First Lady. Since Republican nominee Donald Trump defeated Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election, Clinton has oftentimes steered clear of the spotlight. In the...

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DC Critics name "La La Land" the best film of 2016

DC Critics name “La La Land” the best picture of 2016

Posted in: General
December 6th, 2016

DC Critics name La La Land 2016’s best picture. The results are in and the Washington Area Film Critics Association (WAFCA) has named La La Land the best picture of 2016. The movie musical also won the awards for best director (Damian Chazelle), best original screenplay,...

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Game of Thrones Season 6 DVD & Blu-Ray

“Game of Thrones” Season 6 DVD & Blu-Ray Review

November 18th, 2016

The “Game of Thrones” Season 6 DVD & Blu-Ray arrived in stories this week. Here’s why this purchase is a must-have for show fans. There are few shows out there that have some of their most iconic moments in season 6. If shows make it that long, the sixth...

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