metalbeast has written 2 reviews for films rated ★★½ during 2019.

  • Hunting Grounds

    Hunting Grounds

    A bit too much family drama and not enough Sasquatch for my taste. However this is not terrible if monster movies are your thing.

  • Pet Sematary

    Pet Sematary

    ★★½

    I think the biggest problem with this remake (though I like the few changes from the original) is that it's too short. It really needed another 10-15 minutes of interaction between the characters, particularly Judd & Louis.

    No one in the film comes across as particularly likeable, and once the third act kicks in, I didn't really care what happened to any of them due to how little fleshing out was done. I liked the cast, especially Jason Clarke & John Lithgow,…