film review · movie review · movie reviews · review · reviews · television reviews

Netflix Original Review: Altered Carbon

+ Created by: Laeta Kalogridis Starring: Joel Kinnaman, James Purefoy, Martha Higareda, Will Yun Lee + many more! Synopsis Set in a future where consciousness is digitized and stored, a prisoner returns to life in a new body and must solve a mind-bending murder to win his freedom. I remember seeing the trailer for Altered Carbon before its release… Continue reading Netflix Original Review: Altered Carbon

film review · movie review · movie reviews

Film Review: The Shape Of Water (2018)

Director: Guillermo del Toro Writers: Guillermo del Toro, Vanessa Taylor Stars:  Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones 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. I had been meaning to watch The Shape Of Water ever since I heard it was… Continue reading Film Review: The Shape Of Water (2018)

film · film review · movie review · movie reviews · review · reviews

Movie Review: Love, Simon (2018)

Director: Greg Berlanti Writers: Elizabeth Berger , Isaac Aptaker & Becky Albertalli Stars: Nick Robinson, Katherine Langford, Jennifer Garner, Josh Duhamel Everyone deserves a great love story. But for Simon it’s complicated: no-one knows he’s gay and he doesn’t know who the anonymous classmate is that he’s fallen for online. Resolving both issues proves hilarious, scary and life-changing. A little while ago… Continue reading Movie Review: Love, Simon (2018)

movie review · review · reviews · television reviews · Uncategorized

Netflix Review: The End Of The F***ing World (2017)

Created by: Jonathan Entwistle Starring: Jessica Barden, Alex Lawther, Wunmi Mosaku, Gemma Whelan Synopsis James is 17 and is pretty sure he is a psychopath. Alyssa, also 17, is the cool and moody new girl at school. The pair make a connection and she persuades him to embark on a road trip in search of her real father. I feel… Continue reading Netflix Review: The End Of The F***ing World (2017)

movie review · movie reviews · review · reviews · television reviews

#Netflix Original Review: Dark (2017)

Created by: Baran bo Odar & Jantje Friese Starring:  Oliver Masucci, Karoline Eichhorn, Jördis Triebel, Louis Hofmann + many more! Synopsis A family saga with a supernatural twist, set in a German town, where the disappearance of two young children exposes the relationships among four families. Back in September, I had the opportunity to volunteer at the Toronto International Film… Continue reading #Netflix Original Review: Dark (2017)

film · film review · movie review · movie reviews · movies

#TIFF2017 Review: Kodachrome

Directed by: Mark Raso Starring: Jason Sudeikis, Elizabeth Olsen, Ed Harris  Synopsis Set during the final days of the admired photo development system known as Kodachrome, a father and son hit the road in order to reach the Kansas photo lab before it closes its doors for good. Recently, I was lucky enough to catch a screening of… Continue reading #TIFF2017 Review: Kodachrome

film review · movie review · movies

#TIFF2017 Review: Three Christs

Directed by: Jon Avnet Starring: Richard Gere, Peter Dinklage, Walton Goggins, Bradley Whitford, Charlotte Hope, Julianna Margulies Synopsis Three Christs follows Dr. Alan Stone who is treating three paranoid schizophrenic patients at the Ypsilanti State Hospital in Michigan, each of whom believed they were Jesus Christ. What transpires is both comic and deeply moving. Three Christs focuses on three mentally ill patients… Continue reading #TIFF2017 Review: Three Christs