Movie review: Joker

Hello! And welcome to review of Joker or my ramblings about the dangerous appeal of anti-heroes and the limits of empathy! IMDb summary: In Gotham City, mentally-troubled comedian Arthur Fleck is disregarded and mistreated by society. He then embarks on a downward spiral of revolution and bloody crime. This path brings him face-to-face with his … Continue reading Movie review: Joker

Movie review: Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

Hello! And welcome to one of the most painful reviews I've ever written. This is Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. IMDb summary: The second installment of the "Fantastic Beasts" series set in J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World featuring the adventures of magizoologist Newt Scamander. Writing J.K.Rowling wrote the screenplay for the second film: she started … Continue reading Movie review: Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

5 ideas about a movie: Status Update

Hello! Welcome to a review of a movie you haven't heard of. This is Status Update - a clear example of what the critics (or angry online commentators) mean when they describe something as 'millennial'. IMDb summary: Ross Lynch stars as Kyle Moore, a teenager who after being uprooted by his parents' separation and unable to … Continue reading 5 ideas about a movie: Status Update

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