5 ideas about a movie: The Beguiled

Hello! A festival favorite and one of the strongest summer contenders for the awards season - The Beguiled - has premiered, so, let's review it! IMDb summary: The unexpected arrival of a wounded Union soldier at a girls' school in Virginia during the American Civil War leads to jealousy and betrayal. The Beguiled was both written … Continue reading 5 ideas about a movie: The Beguiled

5 ideas about a movie: Free Fire

Hello! Welcome to a review of a new British indie movie Free Fire that acted as a great counter-programming to the awful Ghost in the Shell. IMDb summary: Set in Boston in 1978, a meeting in a deserted warehouse between two gangs turns into a shootout and a game of survival. Long time readers of my … Continue reading 5 ideas about a movie: Free Fire

Movie review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Good morning/day/evening! Another YA adaptation from a once visionary director has hit theaters, so, let's take it apart! This is the review of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children! IMDb summary: When Jacob discovers clues to a mystery that stretches across time, he finds Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. But the danger deepens after he … Continue reading Movie review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Movie review: Alice Through The Looking Glass

Hello! This summer's movie season seems to be dominated by comic book movies and live-action fairytales. So, let's review the latest feature of the second genre - Alice Through The Looking Glass. I've  done a preview post for the film, where I discussed its director as well as other cinematic versions of Alice's story - … Continue reading Movie review: Alice Through The Looking Glass

Movie review: The Huntsman: Winter’s War

Hello! I just came back from watching The Huntsman: Winter's War film, so without further ado, let's talk about it! To begin with, I was (and still am) surprised that this movie even exists. The first movie was financially profitable, but I didn't think that it earned enough money to establish a franchise. The critical … Continue reading Movie review: The Huntsman: Winter’s War