“Just Mercy”: One-Sentence Review

Although Just Mercy does little to break out of its fairly generic plot construct, solid performances, direction and themes lift both movie and audience.

8 out of 12 Tamales

“Captain Marvel”: One-Sentence Review

Brie Larson commandeers the screen as Captain Marvel and a de-aged Samuel L. Jackson seamlessly infuses humor, yet you can’t help but feel like 90s-set Captain Marvel is only a savory appetizer to the behemoth of an entrée that is Avengers: Endgame.

9 out of 12 Tamales