Movie review: Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

Hello! Welcome to another birthday movie review! For the past 3 years, I have spent my birthdays at the cinema, always watching a comic book movie. In 2014, it was Guardians of the Galaxy, in 2015 - Ant-Man, and just last year - Suicide Squad. Well, this year, neither DC nor Marvel are releasing films … Continue reading Movie review: Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

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

Movie review: War For The Planet Of The Apes

Hello,  The third and final installment in the rebooted Apes franchise - War For The Planet Of The Apes - is upon us, so let's review it. IMDb summary: After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. SPOILER ALERT Writing War For The Planet … Continue reading Movie review: War For The Planet Of The Apes

Movie review: Spider-Man: Homecoming 

Hello! The 3rd cinematic reimagining of the Spider-Man character has reached cinemas in a form of Spider-Man: Homecoming. Let's see whether third time's a charm! IMDb summary: Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in New York City while fighting crime as … Continue reading Movie review: Spider-Man: Homecoming 

Movie review: Transformers: The Last Knight

Hello! While the majority of the world is already enjoying Spider-Man, I'm watching Transformers: The Last Knight, because the international release schedules hate me. Here we go. IMDb summary: Autobots and Decepticons are at war, with humans on the sidelines. Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of … Continue reading Movie review: Transformers: The Last Knight

Movie review: Despicable Me 3 

Hello! Illumination Entertainment has replaced DreamWorks as the other 'it' animation studio in Hollywood (first being the Disney/Pixar conglomerate). Let's see whether their latest offering - Despicable Me 3 - is worthy of praise. IMDb summary: Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for … Continue reading Movie review: Despicable Me 3 

Movie review: Alien: Covenant

Hello! Welcome to a review of Alien: Covenant - an apology for Prometheus or its continuation? IMDb summary: The crew of a colony ship, bound for a remote planet, discover an uncharted paradise with a threat beyond their imagination and must attempt a harrowing escape. Writing Alien: Covenant was written by John Logan (The Last Samurai, The Aviator, … Continue reading Movie review: Alien: Covenant