Review: ‘Battalion’ – Save Your Time & Money

Battalion Release Date: January 9, 2018 Run Time: 1 hour 34 minutes Reviewed By: Reel Reviews Over Brews After a war against an enemy from another world breaks out in the South Pacific, a group of freshly recruited U.S. Marines are sent to the front lines. Save your money and wait until Battalion ends up on the SYFY channel at Read More →

Review: ‘Island Soldier’ Shows Us Difficulty Of Being Micronesian-American Soldier

Island Soldier Release Date: November 11, 2017 Guest review from Reel Reviews Over Brews Island Soldier is the untold story of Micronesian citizens fighting America’s wars. Through the personal odyssey of the Nenas, one family experiences the consequences of military service, as they represent a pristine Pacific island on the brink of economic collapse. Micronesia, a geographically isolated country with minimally Read More →

Review: ‘Thank You For Your Service” – Perfect Timing For Veterans Day

Thank You For Your Service Theatrical Release: October 27, 2017 Guest review from Reel Reviews Over Brews Thank You for Your Service follows a group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq who struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them long after they’ve left the battlefield. We Read More →

Review: ‘A ROYAL NIGHT OUT’ contains light introduction to feminism.

What little girl, at some point or another, didn’t want to be a princess? I wanted to be Princess Leia but I’m pretty sure that still counts. What I didn’t think about back then was the oppressive sense of duty and decorum that stunted normal adolescent growth. A ROYAL NIGHT OUT is a film about one perfect, glorious evening in Read More →

Liz’s Review: ‘ALIEN OUTPOST’ is out of this world!

  The notion that we are not alone in the world is one I thrive on, as a total nerd. Now if I were actually faced with E.T (and not Spielberg‘s cute, wrinkly guy) I would most likely run screaming in the opposite direction no matter how much I know X-Files has prepared me for a close encounter. In the new Read More →

Michael’s Review: ‘Fury’- Ensemble Cast Hits the Target

Filmmakers of World War II movies, one of Hollywood’s favorite subjects, have a difficult task when portraying the difficulties of war and depicting the sacrifices that each side had to endure. Many wartime films suffer in their portrayal because the filmmakers are either too afraid to go too far in showing the real gruesome nature of war or they scale Read More →

Jeremy’s Review: Doc ‘The Hornet’s Nest’ Is an Incredibly Intimate Look at the Toll of Combat

I’m not a fan of war. I think I’m in the vast majority when I say that. Despite the best of intentions, war is ugly and far too often, innocent people die because of it. On top of that, we lose many of our best and brightest. Fighting in the military is a calling to which few answer and it Read More →