5 ideas about a movie: Ghost Stories

Hello! I started last week with some American horror, so it’s only right that I start this one with some British horror. This is Ghost Stories! IMDb summary: Arch sceptic Professor Phillip Goodman embarks upon a terror-filled quest when he stumbles across a long-lost file containing details of three cases of inexplicable ‘hauntings’. Ghost Stories wasContinue reading “5 ideas about a movie: Ghost Stories”

5 ideas about a movie: A Quiet Place

Hello! I start every review of a horror movie by saying that I don’t watch horror movies, which is not only a paradox but a lie too. Anyways, this is A Quiet Place! IMDb summary: A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound. A Quiet Place was writtenContinue reading “5 ideas about a movie: A Quiet Place”

Movie review: Thoroughbreds

Hello! And welcome to a review of a movie that enthralled me just with its name. This is Thoroughbreds. IMDb summary: Two upper-class teenage girls in suburban Connecticut rekindle their unlikely friendship after years of growing apart. Together, they hatch a plan to solve both of their problems-no matter what the cost. Writing Thoroughbreds was writtenContinue reading “Movie review: Thoroughbreds”

5 ideas about a movie: Isle of Dogs

Hello! And welcome to a review of one peculiar little picture. This is Isle of Dogs. IMDb summary: Set in Japan, Isle of Dogs follows a boy’s odyssey in search of his lost dog. Isle of Dogs was written and directed By Wes Anderson and was undeniably his picture. His style of filmmaking is just so uniqueContinue reading “5 ideas about a movie: Isle of Dogs”

Movie review: Unsane

Hello! Welcome to a review of a horror movie by a horror hater (also known as a scary cat). This is Unsane! IMDb summary: A young woman is involuntarily committed to a mental institution, where she is confronted by her greatest fear–but is it real or a product of her delusion? Writing Unsane was writtenContinue reading “Movie review: Unsane”

5 ideas about a movie: You Were Never Really Here

Hello! And welcome to a review of a movie I knew nothing about prior to seeing it. Can’t say I know much more having now seen it. This is You Were Never Really Here. IMDb summary: A traumatized veteran, unafraid of violence, tracks down missing girls for a living. When a job spins out of control,Continue reading “5 ideas about a movie: You Were Never Really Here”

Movie review: Lady Bird

Hello! Welcome to the review of the best tomato (once) in the movie business. This is Lady Bird. IMDb summary: In 2002, an artistically inclined seventeen-year-old girl comes of age in Sacramento, California. Greta Gerwig Lady Bird was written and directed by Greta Gerwig – an actress-turned-writer, now also a director (this film was her directorialContinue reading “Movie review: Lady Bird”

5 ideas about a movie: Finding Your Feet

Hello! It seems that lately, I’ve been reviewing quite a few small and unknown British films. This post is no exception. This is Finding Your Feet. IMDb summary: On the eve of retirement a middle class, judgmental snob discovers her husband has been having an affair with her best friend and is forced into exile withContinue reading “5 ideas about a movie: Finding Your Feet”

Movie review: I, Tonya

Hello! Just in time for Winter Olympics 2018 in PyeongChang, I got a chance to see a biopic of a former Olympic figure skater. This is I, Tonya! IMDb summary: Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the activity is thrown into doubt when her ex-husbandContinue reading “Movie review: I, Tonya”

Movie review: The Mercy

Hello, Welcome to a review of a small British film that you haven’t seen. This is The Mercy. IMDb summary: The incredible story of amateur sailor Donald Crowhurst and his solo attempt to circumnavigate the globe. The struggles he confronted on the journey while his family awaited his return is one of the most enduring mysteriesContinue reading “Movie review: The Mercy”