Movie review: Phantom Thread

Hello! Welcome to one the last awards' movie reviews. This time around, we are discussing Phantom Thread! IMDb summary: Set in 1950's London, Reynolds Woodcock is a renowned dressmaker whose fastidious life is disrupted by a young, strong-willed woman, Alma, who becomes his muse and lover. Paul Thomas Anderson Phantom Thread was written and directed by Paul … Continue reading Movie review: Phantom Thread

Movie review: The Shape of Water

Hello! Welcome to a review of another awards movie. This is The Shape of Water! IMDb summary: At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity. Writing The Shape of Water was written by the director Guillermo del Toro … Continue reading Movie review: The Shape of Water

Movie review: The Post

Hello! Spielberg. Hanks. Streep. Need I say more? This is The Post! IMDb summary: A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between the press and the government. Writing The Post was written by Liz Hannah (a first-time writer on a movie) … Continue reading Movie review: The Post

5 ideas about a movie: Roman J. Israel, Esq.

Hello! This is an awards' film (barely) with Denzel Washington and he is the only nominee. Well, that never happens (*cough, cough*)...This is Roman J. Israel, Esq. IMDb summary: Roman J. Israel, Esq., a driven, idealistic defense attorney, finds himself in a tumultuous series of events that lead to a crisis and the necessity for extreme action. Roman … Continue reading 5 ideas about a movie: Roman J. Israel, Esq.

Movie review: Three Billboards Outiside Ebbing, Missouri

Hello! Welcome to the review of the big Golden Globe's winner - Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri. IMDb summary: A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter's murder when they fail to catch the culprit. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (amazing title, tbh) was written and directed by Martin McDonagh, known for such films … Continue reading Movie review: Three Billboards Outiside Ebbing, Missouri

Movie review: All the Money in the World

Hello! Famous for its subject matter (the real-life events it depicts) and the behind-the-scenes story (Spacey out, Plummer in just months before the release date), can this movie stand on its own? This is All The Money In The World. IMDb summary: The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate … Continue reading Movie review: All the Money in the World

5 ideas about a movie: Molly’s Game

Hello! Yesterday, I got a chance to attend a secret preview screening as an unlimited cinema club card holder. Thankfully, the secret movie turned out to be one that I was highly looking forward to. This is Molly's Game! IMDb summary: The true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game and … Continue reading 5 ideas about a movie: Molly’s Game

Movie review: The Killing of a Sacred Deer

Hello! The reviews of the awards' hopefuls continue. Today, we are discussing The Killing of a Sacred Deer. IMDb summary: Steven, a charismatic surgeon, is forced to make an unthinkable sacrifice after his life starts to fall apart when the behavior of a teenage boy he has taken under his wing turns sinister. The Killing of a … Continue reading Movie review: The Killing of a Sacred Deer