Season 1

1007: Emily (Biography, Drama, Romance) (review)

Jan. 16, 2023

Answering the big question...should I see this movie? Emily (Biography, Drama, Romance) Tense throughout, Emily is a fictitious account of lauded 19th century writer and poet Emily Bronte. She was responsible for Wuthering H…

1006: M3gan (Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller) (review)

Jan. 16, 2023

Answering the big question...should I see this movie? M3gan (Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller) When the most advanced toy in history goes rogue, lives are at stake in the engaging horror sci-fi thriller, Megan. Director Gerard Johns…

1005: Operation Fortune: Ruse de guerre (Action, Comedy, Thriller) (review)

Jan. 15, 2023

Answering the big question...should I see this movie? Operation Fortune: Ruse de guerre (Action, Comedy, Thriller) A rollicking, globetrotting actioner, director, and co-writer Guy Ritchie has a lot of fun and keeps things m…

1004: Marcel The Shell with Shoes On (Animation, Comedy, Drama) (review)

Jan. 9, 2023

Episode 1004 Answering the big question...should I see this movie? Marcel the Shell with Shoes On (Animation, Comedy, Drama) Marcel the Shell with Shoes on is an extraordinary original work that has best animated feature at …

1003 - The Fablemans (Drama) (review)

Jan. 5, 2023

Answering the big question...should I see this movie? The Fablemans (Drama) Master filmmaker Steven Spielberg's searing personal memories are illuminated on the big screen in The Fableman's. As the saying goes, the names hav…

1002: The Best and Worst Movies of 2022

Jan. 4, 2023

Answering the big question...should I see this movie? In this special episode of Movies First with Alex First, Alex takes a look back at what he considers to be the Worst and Best films of 2022. What will make No.1 on both l…

1001: Blueback (Drama, Family) (Review)

Jan. 2, 2023

Answering the big question...should I see this movie? Blueback (Drama, Family) With a strong environmental message, Blueback is a feel-good story about protecting and saving the reef. Told in flashback, Abby Jackson, Mia Was…

1000: A Man Called Otto (Comedy, Drama) (Review)

Jan. 1, 2023

Answering the big question...should I see these movies? A Man Called Otto (Comedy, Drama) Otto Anderson, Tom Hanks, seems like anything but a nice man. He likes to keep to himself, and is curt to the point of rudeness. In fa…

999: The Banshees of Inisherin // Triangle of Sadness // Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile (Reviews)

Dec. 27, 2022

Answering the big question...should I see these movies? The Banshees of Inisherin (Comedy, Drama) Two lifelong friends find themselves at an impasse when one abruptly ends their relationship, with alarming consequences for b…

998: Puss In Boots: The Last Wish // The Lost King // Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Reviews)

Dec. 26, 2022

Movies First with Alex First Episode 998 Answering the big question...should I see these movies? Puss In Boots: The Last Wish (Animation, Adventure, Comedy) Puss in Boots discovers that his passion for adventure has taken it…

997: Avatar: The Way of Water (Action, Adventure, Fantasy) (Review)

Dec. 20, 2022

Episode 997 Answering the big question...should I see this movie? Avatar The Way of Water – Action, Adventure, Fantasy Jake Sully lives with his newfound family formed on the extrasolar moon Pandora. Once a familiar threat r…

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Ticket To Paradise (Comedy, Romance) (review)

Sept. 21, 2022

Movies First with Alex First Episode 996 Answering the big question...should I see this movie? Ticket to Paradise – Comedy, Romance Their chemistry remains strong. I speak of heavyweights Julia Roberts and George Clo…

Movie Review Drama Crime French Cinema

Both Sides of the Blade; Orphan: First Kill; The Outfit; 3000 Years of Longing; Hit the Road and Tuesday Club (reviewed)

Sept. 9, 2022

Movies First with Alex First Episode 995 Answering the big question...should I see these movies? Movies reviewed in this episode: Both Sides of the Blade Orphan First Kill The Outfit 3000 Years of Longing Hit the…

Orphan: First Kill (Crime, Drama, Horror) (review)

Sept. 7, 2022

Movies First with Alex First Episode 994 Answering the big question...should I see this movie? Orphan First Kill – Crime, Drama, Horror Coming 13 years after Isabel Thurman assumed the centerpiece role in Orphan, both …

The Outfit (Crime, Drama, Mystery) (review)

Sept. 6, 2022

Movies First with Alex First Episode 993 Answering the big question...should I see this movie? The Outfit – Crime, Drama, Mystery A deceptively clever period crime drama, the outfit is a slow burn mesmerizer set in Chi…

Three Thousand Years of Longing (Drama, Fantasy, Romance) (review)

Sept. 3, 2022

Movies First with Alex First Episode 992 Answering the big question...should I see this movie? Three Thousand Years of Longing – Drama, Fantasy, Romance Original title: Jaddeh Khaki (Iran) Just what's going on? That q…

Hit The Road (Drama) (Iran) (review)

Sept. 2, 2022

Movies First with Alex First Episode 991 Answering the big question...should I see this movie? Hit the Road – Drama Original title: Jaddeh Khaki (Iran) Just what's going on? That question characterizes the start of th…

Tuesday Club (Comedy, Drama, Romance) (Sweden)

Aug. 31, 2022

Movies First with Alex First Episode 990 Answering the big question...should I see this movie? Tuesday Club – Comedy, Dram, Romance Original title: Tisdagsklubben (Sweden) Tuesday Club is a feelgood comedic romantic d…

Blaze (Animation, Crime, Drama) (review)

Aug. 28, 2022

Movies First with Alex First Episode 989 Answering the big question...should I see this movie? Blaze – Animation, Crime, Drama Twelve-year-old Blaze. Julia Savage has always had a vivid imagination. She's particularly …

Beast (Adventure, Drama, Horror) (review)

Aug. 28, 2022

Movies First with Alex First Episode 988 Answering the big question...should I see this movie? Beast – Adventure, Drama, Horror Big game poachers wipe out a pride of lions, but one gets away and goes rogue. That's the …

Good Luck to You, Leo Grande; Girl at the Window; Crimes of the Future; Hairspray

Aug. 23, 2022

First on Film & Entertainment S01E03 Join Alex and his team of movie critic friends as they discuss the latest entertainment and movie news…what should you see, what should you avoid…and of course the inevitable football d…