Hello! And welcome to Hollywood's gazillionth try at making video game movies into a thing. This is Tomb Raider! IMDb summary: Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared. Writing Tomb Raider was written by Evan Daugherty (of Divergent, … Continue reading Movie review: Tomb Raider
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! Once a sure awards contender, now a rotten tomato, Suburbicon has landed in theatres. Let's see what it has to offer. IMDb summary: A home invasion rattles a quiet family town. Suburbicon was directed by George Clooney (this was his 6th directorial outing but the first time that he did not star in a film … Continue reading 5 ideas about a movie: Suburbicon
Hello! After being pushed back a few years, Tulip Fever has finally reached theaters! Does it have any Oscar potential as its cast list suggests? IMDb summary: An artist falls for a young married woman while he's commissioned to paint her portrait during the Tulip mania of 17th century Amsterdam. Writing Tulip Fever was written by a playwright … Continue reading Movie review: Tulip Fever
Hello! Welcome to a review of the movie that is either groundbreaking or just a continuation of the oldest Holywood tradition. It's The Great Wall! IMDb summary: European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures. My introductory point about this film … Continue reading Movie review: The Great Wall
Hello! Yes, it's that time of the year again for me to list my favorite and least favorite pictures. Like last year, I will also give you a top 5 of the films that you might have missed because of various reasons but which are worth a watch. 2015's lists are here. A short warning … Continue reading BEST, WORST, and MISSED movies of 2016!
Hello, my dear readers! An original sci-fi flick - Arrival - has landed in cinemas, so let's review it! Since I hadn't seen an inventive science fiction film in theaters for quite some time (I did, however, only recently watched an original sci-fi movie on Netflix, called ARQ - it was quite entertaining), I was … Continue reading Movie review: Arrival