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Aron Medeiros

Aron Medeiros
Aron Medeiros is the movie critic for Maui Watch. He lives on the beautiful island of Maui and is also a member of the elite Hawaii Film Critics Society and an active cast member of the NerdWatch pod cast. He is a 2003 graduate from King Kekaulike High School. His favorite film of all time is “Back To The Future”. He has worked at Consolidated Kaahumanu Theaters for nearly 13 years as a Sales Associate and making his way up to Assistant Manager. He has loved movies since he was a young boy, where his Grandfather started his love for the movies.

A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “Nobody” (2021)

We’ve all become accustomed to action stars or tough guys like Arnold Schwarzenegger. Sylvester Stallone. Denzel Washington. Pierce Bronson. Jean Claude Van Damme. Liam Neeson and our newest everyday action man, Bob Odenkirk? Yep. You read that right, comedy writer Bob Odenkirk of HBO’s “Mr. Show” and “You Better Call Saul” establishes himself as the next action icon in the …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “In The Heights” (2021)

Believe the hype, because “In The Heights” is a cinematic experience unlike any other. Sure you can experience it at home on HBO Max (where I watched it), but this one is meant for the theater going experience (where I’ll be headed to watch it again). “In The Heights” is based on the 2008 Tony Award winner for Best Musical, …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “Infinite” (2021)

Antoine Fuqua has been making movies for 23 years now, with his debut feature being 1998’s “The Replacement Killers” with Chow Yun Fat and Mira Sorvino. Since then he has moved onto many genres and has yet to direct a dud in between his films: “Bait”, “Training Day”, “Tears Of The Sun”, “Southpaw”, “Brooklyn’s Finest”, “Olympus Has Fallen”, “The Magnificent …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind: “Running Scared” (1986) – The 35th Anniversary

In 1987, “Lethal Weapon” became a prime example of what the perfect buddy-cop formula could be. Many films came before it and many came after it, but “Lethal Weapon” would be the one to define the eighties. A year before the release of “Lethal Weapon” Billy Crystal and the late Gregory Hines gave the buddy-cop genre a shot themselves in …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “Moulin Rouge!” (2001) – The 20th Anniversary

Australian director, writer and producer Baz Luhrmann has dabbled in all areas of the entertainment industry including: film, television, opera, theatre, music and recording industries. He is regarded by many as an auteur for his distinct recognizable style and deep involvement in the writing, directing, design and musical components to all his films. I personally love Luhrman as a filmmaker …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “The Courier” (2021)

Benedict Cumberbatch’s new espionage spy thriller, “The Courier” could be considered the end to his British intelligence trilogy. His third British intelligence film and the second to be set during the Cold War after previously appearing in “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy” (2011) and “The Imitation Game” (2014). He also re-teams with Dominic Cooke, who directed the 2016 mini series “The …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “A Quiet Place Part II” (2021)

When “A Quiet Place” was released in 2018, it demanded a lot from the audience. It asked movie goers to do something that has proven to be difficult for some. To stay silent during the films presentation. But actor, screenwriter, producer and director John Krasinski succeeded in figuring out how to force the contemporary audiences to watch a film in …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “The Unholy” (2021)

The horror genre is so heavily laced with religious sub-plots and analogies, that it has become one of the most used tropes in horror cinema, with characters putting their misplaced trust into an age old belief in the hope that they will be saved or cleaned of a spiritual entity.  Most stories in horror movies utilize the adage of good …

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