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 mysteries … Continue reading Movie review: The Mercy
Hello! This is an awards' film (barely) with Denzel Washington and he is the only nominee. Well, that never happens (*cough, cough*)...This is Roman J. Israel, Esq. IMDb summary: Roman J. Israel, Esq., a driven, idealistic defense attorney, finds himself in a tumultuous series of events that lead to a crisis and the necessity for extreme action. Roman … Continue reading 5 ideas about a movie: Roman J. Israel, Esq.
Hi! A delightful bundle of joy has landed in theatres. It's Paddington 2! IMDb summary: Paddington, now happily settled with the Brown family and a popular member of the local community, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday, only for the gift to be stolen. … Continue reading Movie review: Paddington 2
Hello! A glamorous whodunit has landed in theatres. This is Murder on the Orient Express. IMDb summary: A lavish train ride unfolds into a stylish & suspenseful mystery. From the novel by Agatha Christie, Murder on the Orient Express tells of thirteen stranded strangers & one man's race to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes … Continue reading Movie review: Murder on the Orient Express
Hello! The reviews of the awards' hopefuls continue. Today, we are discussing The Killing of a Sacred Deer. IMDb summary: Steven, a charismatic surgeon, is forced to make an unthinkable sacrifice after his life starts to fall apart when the behavior of a teenage boy he has taken under his wing turns sinister. The Killing of a … Continue reading Movie review: The Killing of a Sacred Deer
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
Hello! With the Oscars happening tomorrow and the 2017 awards season coming to a close, I decided to do my own annual awards round-up type of a post. Like I did last year (2016 round-up), I have combined the nominees from the various awards shows. Although the Oscar nominees make up the basis for all the categories, … Continue reading The Awards Season Round-Up 2017