Directed by: Brian O’Malley Starring: David Bradley, Eugene Simon, Charlotte Vega, Bill Milner 1920, rural Ireland. Anglo Irish twins Rachel and Edward share a strange existence in their crumbling family estate. Each night, the property becomes the domain of a sinister presence which enforces three rules upon the twins: they must be in bed by midnight; they may not… Continue reading #TIFF2017 Film Review: The Lodgers
Directed by: Nikolaj Arcel Starring: Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Taylor The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil… Continue reading #FilmReview: The Dark Tower (2017)
Directed by: David Leitch, Written by: Kurt Johnstad (screenplay) & Antony Johnston (graphic novel) Starring: Charlize Theron, James McAvoy, John Goodman, Toby Jones, Eddie Marsan, James Faulkner, Roland Møller, Sofia Boutella, Bill Skarsgård + more An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents. Atomic Blonde was one of those… Continue reading #FilmReview: Atomic Blonde (2017)
Directed by: Edgar Wright, Written by: Edgar Wright Starring: Ansel Elgort, Kevin Spacey, Lily James, Jon Hamm, Eiza González, CJ Jones, Jamie Foxx After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail. Although there was another huge movie by the name of Spiderman being released this past weekend, my sister and… Continue reading #Review: Baby Driver (2017)
On Thursday night, I had the amazing privilege of being able to attend a Nicola Yoon signing and an early screening of Everything Everything. While my friends and myself were initially extremely excited…things quickly started to spiral downward. Before you continue reading, I will warn you…this post starts to become a bit of a rant,… Continue reading #Recap: Nicola Yoon Signing + Everything Everything Film Screening!
Look at that. With December comes my last wrap up of the year! December was a pretty decent reading month, especially considering the amount of Christmas parties + my birthday + Christmas holiday family get-togethers I attended. I also managed to squeeze in an entire netflix series, The OA, as well as a really amazing… Continue reading #WrapUp: December 2016
Directed by: Stephen Dunn, Written by: Stephen Dunn Starring: Connor Jessup, Isabella Rossellini, Aaron Abrams, Aliocha Schneider, Joanne Kelly, Sofia Banzhaf A creative and driven teenager is desperate to escape his hometown and the haunting memories of his turbulent childhood. Closet Monster is a film that I have meaning to watch since it was featured at… Continue reading #Review: Closet Monster (2015)