Barbershop: The Next Cut (2016)

STORY – 0
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

VERDICT – 2/5

 
PROS –
1) The plot is a commentary on the current socio-political topics involving the black community like #BlackLivesMatters, gang violence, and school shootings.
2) Cedric the Entertainer as Eddie Walker again got the best lines.

 
CONS –
1) The movie takes a light-hearted way of simplifying things with a sappy ending rather than diving deep and challenging political correctness
2) Predictable twist and turns.

 
QUOTE –
“They’re about to come in here with AKs and 47s and Desert Eagles, and we got nothing but witch hazel!”

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The Sitter (2011)

STORY – 0
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

VERDICT – 2/5

 
PROS –
1) Colorful cinematography; Single-Night story.
2) Karl’s surreal den.
3) Special mention for Landry Bender as Blithe.

 
CONS –
1) Sloppy writing; predictable jokes.
2) Forgettable one time watch

 
QUOTE –
Tina: I got your back now Noah because I found out you got some big ass balls, man!
Noah Griffith: Can’t buy underwear, balls don’t fit.