Upgrade (***) Brings energy to an interesting premise

This film made me realize how likable Marshall-Green actually can be as an action hero. One hopes to see him extend the series at least to see him get something better.

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Get Out (*****) is a throwback to another era

If you like mysteries, see this film. If you like character pieces, see this film. If you like playing against expectation, see this film. If you like being scared, see this film. If you like great movies, see this one.

The Purge Election Year (**) Trying to wedge social commentary into a horror film

If they really wanted to improve these films, they'd drop the politics and ramp up the creativity. Give it less a feel of government crackdown and more a sense of random chaos that can't clean up after 12 hours.