As some of you may know, I’m an avid film lover. You may also know that I have been volunteering at TIFF (The Toronto International Film Festival) every year for the past 4 years. Well, it’s time to make it 5 years in a row this year! I thought I’d celebrate my 5-year volunteer-a-versary by… Continue reading My TIFF Film Reviews From Past Years!
Director: Duncan Jones Writers: Michael Robert Johnson, Duncan Jones Stars: Alexander Skarsgård, Paul Rudd, Justin Theroux, Seyneb Saleh, Robert Sheehan A mute bartender goes up against his city’s gangsters in an effort to find out what happened to his missing partner. What I Liked The futuristic vibes. I was in a bit of a futuristic feel kind of mood when I decided… Continue reading Netflix Original Review: Mute (2018)
+ 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
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)
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)
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)
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)