DISCLAIMER: This page will be updated as I add more titles to each list. Please be aware: some of these are from The Formidable Courage Archive and date as far back as 2012. Some of my opinions may have changed since then! Since comments are disabled on archived posts, feel free to leave any questions or comments regarding them on this page or contact me directly.

Combo/Mini Reviews

Saving Mr. Banks + The Desolation of Smaug (archive)

The Help Julie and Julia (archive)

Inception + The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies + Thor (archive)

The Man From U.N.C.L.E. + Snow White & the Huntsman + The Finest Hours (archive)

Moana + Hidden Figures (archive)

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom + Murder on the Orient Express + The Great Escape + Victory + Jaws + Incredibles 2

Song of the Sea + The Zookeeper’s Wife + The Mission

The Lion King (2019) Soft Top Hard Shoulder The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Drama Films

Les Miserables [2012 musical] (archive)

The Greatest Showman

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Babette’s Feast

Mr. Holland’s Opus


Little Women (2019)


Superhero Movies

Captain America: The First Avenger (archive)

Man of Steel (archive)

Batman Begins (archive)

The Dark Knight (archive)

The Dark Knight Rises (archive)

Avengers: Age of Ultron (archive)

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (archive)

Captain America: Civil War (archive)

Wonder Woman (archive)

Captain Marvel

Avengers: Endgame

Doctor Strange

Historical Films

Nuremberg (archive)

Valkyrie (archive)

Thirteen Days

The Darkest Hour



Midway (2019)

Fantasy & Science Fiction

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (archive)

Star Trek Beyond (archive)

The Martian

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Defending The Rise of Skywalker

Redeeming The Rise of Skywalker

Thoughts on the Star Wars Saga


Inside Out (archive)

Christopher Robin