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 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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A-Ron’s Halloween Essentials Presents: “The Exorcist” (1973)

It’s a usual tradition for cinephiles to have a 31 day horror movie marathon every October in celebration of Halloween. So what better way to celebrate Halloween then by watching my favorite and the greatest horror film ever made. I’m of course referring to William Friedkin’s 1973 masterpiece “The Exorcist”. Here I dive into reasons why it’s cinemas finest horror …

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

Once again doing triple duty as writer, producer and director Christopher Nolan had fought teeth and nails to keep his high concept, time-bending spy flick to arrive as close to it’s original intended release date as possible to a desperate and empty cinematic landscape. While everyone else’s film has been delayed a year. Christopher Nolan’s “Tenet” fights the good fight …

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A-Ron’s New Movie Reviews: “Death Of Me” (2020)

•Available on all video on demand streaming platforms including Vudu, AppleTV+, Prime Video and Fandango Now Maggie Q stars in her second horror film of the year that takes place on an exotic island. After going to “Fantasy Island” back in February, Maggie Q stars in horror director Darren Lynn Bouseman’s painstakingly lifeless “Death of Me”. It’s a movie that …

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

•Premiering September 30th Free On Prime Video For Prime Members & Available To Purchase On All Major Streaming Platforms Including Vudu and AppleTV+ “The Glorias” a biopic of women’s rights icon Gloria Steinem couldn’t be more timely and relevant. I was never anything but enthralled by Julie Taymor’s long awaited directorial return. Taymor has always been a compelling visual storyteller, whose films …

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

•This Is A Showtime Original Film And Available Exclusively On Showtime Premiering exclusively (September 27 and 28th) on Showtime as a three and a half hour, two part film and based on the memoir by James Comey. “The Comey Rule” is written and directed by Billy Ray, a veteran of political dramas who directs with an almost Clint Eastwood-like ease …

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

•Now Available On All Major Streaming Platforms Including: Vudu, Prime Video, AppleTV+ and Fandango Now.   “AVA” is a video on demand title that just came out of nowhere, that I personally had no idea it even existed. Starring a cast of Hollywood A-listers like Jessica Chastain, John Malkovich, Colin Farrell and Geena Davis. It’s astonishing to see that this video …

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

•Available To Rent Or Purchase On All Streaming Platforms Including: Vudu, AppleTV, Prime Video and Fandango Now Writer and director David Ayer, the creator and writer of “Training Day” not only helped Denzel Washington win his second Oscar. But it put Ayer on the map as writer and director of slick and gritty crime thrillers that all focus on law …

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

•Premieres Friday September 18th and available to rent on all major streaming platforms including Vudu, AppleTV+, Prime Video, Google Play and Fandango Now. “Antebelleum” just happened to be next in line to premiere in theaters when studios began shuffling their releases amid the pandemic. Like most movies, it’s meant to be experienced with an audience and in a theater, but …

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A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “Se7en” (1995) – The 25th Anniversary

A-Ron’s Film Rewind Presents: “Even the most promising clues usually only lead to others”. A 25th anniversary celebration of one of the darkest, creepiest and most brilliant serial killer pictures in American film history. David Fincher’s seminal psychological thriller “Se7en” written by Andrew Kevin Walker who had such a depressing time living in New York that he had written the …

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