Charles O'keefe
AUTHOR OF THE NEWFOUNDLAND VAMPIRE SERIES

Movie Review: Spider-Man: Homecoming

Details from IMDB: Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) PG-13 | 2h 13min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 7 July 2017 (USA) 8.1/10 77,294 Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in New York City while...

Movie Review: The House

Details from IMDB: The House (2017) R | 1h 28min | Comedy | 30 June 2017 (USA) 5.6/10 3,033 After the town takes away their daughter’s college scholarship a mum and dad start an illegal casino in their friend’s house to make back the money Director: Andrew...

Movie Review: Baby Driver

Details from IMDB: Baby Driver (2017) R | 1h 53min | Action, Crime, Music | 28 June 2017 (USA) 8.5/10 22,719 After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail. Director: Edgar Wright Writer:...

Movie Review: Wonder Woman

Details from IMDB: Wonder Woman (2017) PG-13 | 2h 21min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 2 June 2017 (USA) 8.3/10 69,746 Before she was Wonder Woman she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained warrior. When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world,...

Movie Review: Hell or High Water

Details from IMDB: Hell or High Water (2016) R | 1h 42min | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 26 August 2016 (USA) 7.7/10 117,404 A divorced father and his ex-con older brother resort to a desperate scheme in order to save their family’s ranch in West Texas. Director:...

Movie Review: King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

Details from IMDB: King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017) PG-13 | 2h 6min | Action, Adventure, Drama | 12 May 2017 (USA) 7.3/10 37,372 Robbed of his birthright, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword from the stone,...

Movie Review: Hot Girls Wanted

Details from IMDB: Hot Girls Wanted (2015) 1h 24min | Documentary | 29 May 2015 (USA) 6.1/10 10,303 A documentary about young women who have been drawn into the sex trade – and how easy it is for a web-savvy generation to end up making porn. Directors: Jill...

Movie Review: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

Details from IMDB: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011) PG-13 | 2h 16min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 20 May 2011 (USA) 6.7/10 396,263 Jack Sparrow and Barbossa embark on a quest to find the elusive fountain of youth, only to discover that Blackbeard...

Movie Review: Prometheus

Details from IMDB: Prometheus (2012) R | 2h 4min | Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi | 8 June 2012 (USA) 7.0/10 487,474 Following clues to the origin of mankind, a team finds a structure on a distant moon, but they soon realize they are not alone. Director: Ridley Scott...

Movie Review: Snatched

Details from IMDB: Snatched (2017) R | 1h 30min | Action, Comedy | 12 May 2017 (USA) 3.5/10 6,437 When her boyfriend dumps her before their exotic vacation, a young woman persuades her ultra-cautious mother to travel with her to paradise, with unexpected results....

Movie Review: The Wall

Details from IMDB: The Wall (2017) R | 1h 30min | Drama, Thriller, War | 18 May 2017 (Greece) 6.4/10 735 Two American Soldiers are trapped by a lethal sniper, with only an unsteady wall between them. Director: Doug Liman Writer: Dwain Worrell Stars: Aaron...

Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2

Details from IMDB: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) PG-13 | 2h 16min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 5 May 2017 (USA) 8.1/10 117,371 Set to the backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ continues the team’s adventures as...

Movie Review: Justice League Dark

Details from IMDB: R | 1h 15min | Animation, Action, Fantasy | Video 7 February 2017 7.1/10 8,293 Beings with supernatural powers join together to fight against supernatural villains. This team of supernatural beings include John Constantine, Zatanna and Jason Blood...

Movie Review: Born in China

Details from IMDB: Born in China (2016) G | 1h 19min | Documentary | 21 April 2017 (USA) 7.5/10 534 Venturing into the wilds of China, “Born in China” captures intimate moments with a panda and her growing cub, a young golden monkey who feels displaced by...

Movie Review: Kong: Skull Island

Details from IMDB: Kong: Skull Island (2017) PG-13 | 1h 58min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 10 March 2017 (USA) 7.0/10 75,922 A team of scientists explore an uncharted island in the Pacific, venturing into the domain of the mighty Kong, and must fight to escape a...

Movie Review: Ghost in the Shell

Details from IMDB: Ghost in the Shell (2017) PG-13 | 1h 47min | Action, Crime, Drama | 31 March 2017 (USA) 6.9/10 12,208 In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to...

Movie Review: Lion

Details from IMDB: Lion (2016) PG-13 | 1h 58min | Biography, Drama | 6 January 2017 (USA) 8.1/10 73,695 A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in...

Movie Review: Beauty and the Beast

Details from IMDB: Beauty and the Beast (2017) PG | 2h 9min | Family, Fantasy, Musical | 17 March 2017 (USA) 7.9/10 28,051 An adaptation of the Disney fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love. Director: Bill Condon Writers:...

Gambling in Sci-fi Shows

Gambling in Sci-fi shows Anyone who reads these pages knows I’m a big sci-fi fan. You also know that I love poker (been playing it for over 20 years now) and I’m generally fascinated with gambling both in terms of watching it and playing it. So it seemed...

Movie Review: Logan

Details from IMDB: Logan (2017) R | 2h 17min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi | 3 March 2017 (USA) 8.7/10 110,927 In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hide out on the Mexican border. But Logan’s attempts to hide from the world and his...

Movie Review: Get Out

Details from IMDB: Get Out (2017) R | 1h 43min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery | 24 February 2017 (USA) 8.3/10 12,539 A young African-American man visits his Caucasian girlfriend’s mysterious family estate. Director: Jordan Peele Writer: Jordan Peele Stars: Daniel...

Movie Review: The LEGO Batman Movie

Details from IMDB: The LEGO Batman Movie (2017) PG | 1h 44min | Animation, Action, Adventure | 10 February 2017 (USA) Bruce Wayne must not only deal with the criminals of Gotham City, but also the responsibility of raising a boy he adopted. Director: Chris McKay...