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: “I’m Your Woman” (2020)

Writer and director Julia Hart is someone who shouldn’t go unnoticed. She blew me away with her excellent 2018 sci-fi superhero drama “Fast Color”. It was one of the most criminally under seen, but one of the best films of that year. Even despite us having a year of many setbacks, delays and cancellations. Hart has kept herself busy by …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “The Father” (2020)

The prospect of a drama about an ageing parent with dementia hardly rings out “I must see this”. For sure, it’s a confronting subject for many of us because it can hit so close to home. But with two great actors in the lead, Academy Award Winners Anthony Hopkins and Olivia Colman, you already have an inkling that this is …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “Possessor: Uncut” (2020)

When your the son or daughter of a world renowned musician, artist, filmmaker, writer or actor. You will be compared to your famous father or mother and you are expected to be of the same skill level. In other words expectations will be high and Brandon Cronenberg, the son of filmmaking auteur David Cronenberg has been living under that pressure …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “City So Real” (2020)

In one of the most in-depth and epically sized documentaries I’ve ever seen. The prolific and greatly skilled documentary filmmaker Steve James (director of the critically acclaimed “Hoop Dreams”, “Life Itself” and “The Interrupters”) serves as director, producer, writer, cinematographer and editor of “City So Real”. Steve James last film from two years ago, was another acclaimed documentary, the ten …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “Mank” (2020)

If you don’t know the name David Fincher by now, then you probably shouldn’t consider yourself a cinephile. But if you want to start your path to the career of David Fincher, then his newest film “Mank” is definitely where you don’t want to start from. That’s because “Mank”, is a black and white love note to cinephiles that will …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “Munich” (2005) – The 15th Anniversary

A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: A 15th Anniversary Celebration Of “Munich”. In 2005 the legend himself Steven Spielberg, released two movies only months apart. His global box office summer blockbuster “War Of The Worlds” and his criminally under seen masterpiece “Munich”. Based on the true story of the 1972 Summer Olympics that saw the Palestinian Black September terrorist organization kill and …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “Promising Young Woman” (2020)

First let’s get this out of the way. I just need to claim that Carey Mulligan is amazing! She is one of this generations great actresses. Ever since she broke into the scene with her Oscar-nominated performance for the film “An Education”, she has been one to watch. Mulligan has been fantastic in everything from “Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps” …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “Fatman” (2020)

Normally around every December we get some new rendition of a Christmas movie, whether it’s a romantic comedy, a drama with a dysfunctional family, an action movie or a whole hearted suitable for all ages tale to be added to our rotated holiday movie marathon. Or we might be offered a new take on the legend of the big man …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “Soul” (2020)

Premiering on Disney+ Christmas Day. Pixar’s 23rd film, “Soul” marks a return to the studio’s signature emotional and inventive outings. Featuring the voice work of Jamie Foxx and Tina Fey, “Soul” is an important mark for the animation studio. It’s the first film with a Black lead character and Academy Award winner Pete Docter directs this heavily packed existential exploration …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “Uncle Frank” (2020)

Premiering exclusively on Amazon Prime, “Uncle Frank” is the new drama written and directed by Alan Ball (the Academy Award winning screenwriter of “American Beauty”). Paul Bettany puts in an Oscar worthy nominated and career best performance as the title character. Bettany is Frank who has been estranged from his family because he’s reluctant to come out to them as …

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