Tag Archive: review

Movie Review: ‘Live By Night’

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Director: Ben Affleck Cast: Ben Affleck, Elle Fanning, Chris Cooper, Zoe Saldana, Brendan Gleeson, Sienna Miller, Chris Messina Plot: An Irish Boston criminal, John Coughlin, runs a stick-up gang but refuses to participate in… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Split’

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Director: M. Night Shyamalan Starring: James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley Plot: Three teenage girls are abducted by an insane man who they quickly discover suffers from disassociated personality disorder. He has 23 personalities… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Gold’

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Director: Stephen Gaghan Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Bryce Dallas Howard, Edgar Ramirez Plot: During the 1980s business man Kenny Wells put what little he had behind geologist Michael Acosta. Together they uncover they set… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Moonlight’

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Director: Barry Jenkins Cast: Trevante Rhodes, Ashton Sanders, Alex Hibbert, André Holland, Jharrel Jerome, Jaden Piner, Janelle Monáe, Naomie Harris, Mahershala Ali Plot: Moonlight follows the life of quiet, shy Chiron at three key points… Continue reading

Review: ‘Girl on Girl: An Original Documentary’ (2015)

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On Sunday, December 11th I attended a screening of Girl on Girl: An Original Documentary (2015). This was an important film for me. As someone who identifies as a feminine member of the… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Passengers’

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Director: Moten Tyldum Cast: Chris Pratt, Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Sheen, Laurence Fishburne Plot: Jim Preston is an engineer in hibernation during a 120 year migration to another planet. A malfunction revives him 90… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Rogue One’ (From a ‘Star Wars’ Hater)

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Director: Gareth Edwards Cast: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Riz Ahmed, Jiang Wen, Forest Whitaker, James Earl Jones Plot: Jyn lost her family as a child.… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Collateral Beauty’

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Director: David Frankel Cast: Will Smith, Edward Norton, Kate Winslet, Michael Peña, Naomie Harris, Keira Knightley, Helen Mirren Plot: Howard Intel runs a successful advertising agency, but is devastated by the death of his… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Edge of Seventeen’

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Director: Kelly Fremon Craig Cast: Hailee Steinfeld, Woody Harrelson, Kyra Sedgewick, Haley Lu Richardson, Hayden Szeto, Blake Jenner Plot: Nadine is a misanthropic 16 year old who is bullied at school and resents her perfect and… Continue reading

Original VS Remake: ‘Westworld’

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Previously… Dawn of the Dead Ocean’s 11 Wings of Desire/City of Angels Total Recall Well, I didn’t expect to be covering TV shows…but it would be remiss to ignore this particular remake. Now… Continue reading