Hello! And welcome to a review of the film that critics love but I was confused by! This is A Simple Favor! IMDb summary: A woman seeks to uncover the truth behind the disappearance of her best friend. Writing A Simple Favor was written by Jessica Sharzer (writer of Nerve and American Horror Story), based … Continue reading Movie review: A Simple Favor
Hello! Welcome to a review of another January release. This time around, it's 12 Strong! IMDb summary: 12 Strong tells the story of the first Special Forces team deployed to Afghanistan after 9/11; under the leadership of a new captain, the team must work with an Afghan warlord to take down for the Taliban. Writing 12 Strong … Continue reading Movie review: 12 Strong
Hello! Welcome to January - the month of great awards movies and awful mainstream ones. I don't know how many reviews of the latter I'm going to be posting but you can be sure that the awards' film reviews will be plentiful. For example, you are reading one now - this is Downsizing. IMDb summary: A … Continue reading 5 ideas about a movie: Downsizing
Hello! Welcome to a review of a film that dared to go against Star Wars: The Last Jedi at the box office. This is Ferdinand! IMDb summary: After Ferdinand, a bull with a big heart, is mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a … Continue reading Movie review: Ferdinand
Hello! Another reboot/sequel of a beloved childhood classic has hit theatres, but, this time around, it's surprisingly good?! This is Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle! (That title is awful, though.) IMDb summary: Four teenagers discover an old video game console and are literally drawn into the game's jungle setting becoming the adult avatars they chose. Only … Continue reading Movie review: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
Hello! What a time to be a nerd! A new Marvel movie is in theatres every 4 months! Is this heaven or what? Without further ado, let's discuss Thor: Ragnarok! IMDb summary: Imprisoned, the mighty Thor finds himself in a lethal gladiatorial contest against the Hulk, his former ally. Thor must fight for survival and race … Continue reading Movie review: Thor: Ragnarok
Hello! While I'm definitely more of a mainstream pictures kinda cinephile, I'm not against more arty/experimental films. Darren Aronofsky represents both: while his style is very much unique, his name is well-known to even the most casual moviegoers. Let's see what his latest movie - mother! - has to offer. IMDb summary: A couple's relationship is … Continue reading Movie review: mother!