Movie review: A Simple Favor

Hello! And welcome to a review of the film that critics love but I was confused by! This is A Simple Favor! IMDb summary: A woman seeks to uncover the truth behind the disappearance of her best friend. Writing A Simple Favor was written by Jessica Sharzer (writer of Nerve and American Horror Story), basedContinue reading “Movie review: A Simple Favor”

Movie review: The Predator

Hello! And welcome to complete newbies review of The Predator – a 4th (or 6th) movie in the series that I’m completely unfamiliar with! IMDb summary: When a young boy accidentally triggers the universe’s most lethal hunters’ return to Earth, only a ragtag crew of ex-soldiers and a disgruntled science teacher can prevent the endContinue reading “Movie review: The Predator”

5 ideas about a movie: Skyscraper

Hello! Let’s review a summer movie that not a lot of people cared about! And yes, this is me, trying to ease myself back into writing reviews! Let’s discuss Skyscraper. IMDb summary: A security expert must infiltrate a burning skyscraper, 225 stories above ground when his family is trapped inside by criminals. Skyscraper was written andContinue reading “5 ideas about a movie: Skyscraper”

5 ideas about a movie: Isle of Dogs

Hello! And welcome to a review of one peculiar little picture. This is Isle of Dogs. IMDb summary: Set in Japan, Isle of Dogs follows a boy’s odyssey in search of his lost dog. Isle of Dogs was written and directed By Wes Anderson and was undeniably his picture. His style of filmmaking is just so uniqueContinue reading “5 ideas about a movie: Isle of Dogs”

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 toContinue reading “5 ideas about a movie: Status Update”

5 ideas about a movie: Early Man

Hello! While some people flocked to the theater to see the last Fifty Shades, I joined my favorite demographic – kids – at the cinema. This is Early Man. IMDb summary: Set at the dawn of time, when prehistoric creatures and woolly mammoths roamed the earth, Early Man tells the story of Dug, along with sidekick Hognob asContinue reading “5 ideas about a movie: Early Man”

5 ideas about a movie: Den of Thieves

Hello! Welcome to review of the most January movie ever. Yes, I know it’s already February but January is more than just a month, it’s a whole separate genre of movies. This is Den of Thieves. IMDb summary: A gritty crime saga which follows the lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff’s Dept.Continue reading “5 ideas about a movie: Den of Thieves”

Movie review: The Shape of Water

Hello! Welcome to a review of another awards movie. This is The Shape of Water! IMDb summary: At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity. Writing The Shape of Water was written by the director Guillermo del ToroContinue reading “Movie review: The Shape of Water”

Movie review: Maze Runner: The Death Cure

Hello! The last of the YA dystopias is coming to an end. This is Maze Runner: The Death Cure. IMDb summary: Young hero Thomas embarks on a mission to find a cure for a deadly disease known as the “Flare”. Writing The Death Cure was written by T.S. Nowlin (the writer of the two previous pictures in this series and theContinue reading “Movie review: Maze Runner: The Death Cure”

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”