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: “A Rainy Day In New York”

Woody Allen has been making one film every calendar year since 1982. He keeps that streak going as his 48th film, “A Rainy Day In New York” just maybe Woody Allen’s most troubled production yet and one that may very well be the last star studded movie he puts out. After decades of sexual abuse allegations against Woody Allen put …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: Heaven’s Gate – The 40th Anniversary

From Hollywood Disaster To An American Masterpiece It’s 1978 and writer/director Michael Cimino was beginning to have it all. Having just won critical and fan praise, and winning five Oscars for his Vietnam masterpiece “The Deer Hunter”. It’s easy to see why Cimino would be trusted by any major studio, with head lining an even more ambitious film as his …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “Let Him Go” (2020)

It’s been four years since Kevin Costner and Diane Lane have headlined a movie as lead actors. Now the two respected veteran actors of the screen are front and center in the modern day western “Let Him Go”. Being sold as a stern revenge story, writer and director Thomas Bezucha isn’t making a straight Liam Neeson’s “Taken” action picture for …

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

Paramount Pictures newest horror film “Spell” is the latest film to skip theaters for a video on demand release. It’s a tightly directed thriller and the second great African-American led horror movie of 2020, coming in after “Antebellum”. Director Mark Tonderai and screenwriter Kurt Wimmer, combine the same amount of Jordan Peele’s socially-aware relevance with typical horror movie trope scares. …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “Kiss Kiss Bang Bang” – The 15th Anniversary

A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: The 15th anniversary celebration of “Kiss Kiss Bang Bang”. Shane Black was one of Hollywood’s most in-demand screenwriters after selling his script to Warner Bros. for 1987’s “Lethal Weapon”. He wrote some of the biggest action film scripts in the 80’s and 90’s, before his flame burned out and Black struggled to find work as a …

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

In 1990 beloved author Roald Dahl’s children’s book “The Witches”, became a major motion picture from Warner Bros. British filmmaker Nicolas Roeg’s film adaption was on a whole different level that had a warped sense of humor and a flair for chills, thrills and horror. It’s just about the most terrifying kids film I’ve ever seen and I yet to …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews Presents: “On The Rocks” (2020)

•Now Available Exclusively On AppleTV+ Writer and director Sofia Coppola’s newest film “On The Rocks” is an AppleTV+ original film and ranks as her best work. Coppola brings us her most mainstream movie to date and delivers her best take on a Woody Allen film. Sofia Coppola reunites with Bill Murray in a real movie star performance, as the beautiful …

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

•Now Available To Stream On Netflix.   Netflix and director Ben Wheatley collaborate to try and erase Alfred Hitchcock’s stone cold classic “Rebecca” from everyone’s mind. While most cinephiles would say that it’s a career mistake to attempt to remake any of Alfred Hitchcock’s classics. Wheatley is up to the task and is mostly successful in crafting an enticing, glossy, romantic …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews Presents: “The Trial Of The Chicago 7” (2020)

Netflix finds it’s next big Oscar contender in Academy Award winning writer and director Aaron Sorkin’s brilliant “The trial Of The Chicago 7”. Originally to be released theatrically by Paramount Pictures and at one point developed for Steven Spielberg, Paul Greengrass and Ben Stiller all eyed to direct. But Sorkin really is the only one who could have made this movie. …

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