How many high-school dramas have you watched in your entire lifetime? We’ve had classics like The Breakfast Club and Ferris Bueller’s Day Off to more modern takes on teaching the youth such as Easy A and Superbad. Nowadays, there are … Continue reading Booksmart: Refreshingly funny high-school comedy defining a generation.
Dick Cheney; Vice President to George W. Bush. My knowledge of American history is very limited so I won’t go too political with this one. However, after watching this, I have gained an interest in who the man was and … Continue reading Vice: Christian Bale intensely captures Dick Cheney’s tame greatness in Adam McKay’s biopic.
Do you ever feel like you have a hidden talent worthy of being seen by the world but you’re forever held back by other people’s misery? We still have the likes of talent shows producing mediocre talent at the best of … Continue reading A Star Is Born: Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper hit all the right notes in the electrifying remake.
With racism still plaguing the streets in 2019, the film industry is putting it at the forefront to showcase how ridiculous and ludicrous people’s thoughts about race can be. Jordan Peele brought us Get Out in 2017 to highlight serious … Continue reading BlacKkKlansman: Jordan Peele & Spike Lee combine forces to bring power back to the people.
Yorgos Lanthimos is back and is coming back with a vengeance. His obsession with Greek mythology has followed him throughout all of his previous films and it does seem to lack here either. As a fan of his past features, … Continue reading The Favourite: Director Yorgos Lanthimos widens the perspective on complex & intricate story-telling.
What do you know about legendary slapstick-comedy duo Laurel and Hardy? I am someone who knows very little about the pair. I grew up watching cartoons and Basil Brush. However, my parents and grandparents remember the duo like it was … Continue reading Stan & Ollie: Coogan & Reilly impresses in homage to the legendary slapstick-comedy duo.
A sequel to the 1964 Mary Poppins? After 55 years, somehow it has earned a revival. With Disney bringing back a lot of the old classics and turning them into live actions movies, I can’t see what they could possibly … Continue reading Mary Poppins Returns: Emily Blunt brings Rob Marshall’s vision to life but it’s not entirely expialidocious.
Would you keep your feelings for a crush written in a letter, hidden away from the world? How many letters would you have? I would never risk the chance of someone finding those letters. It’s bad enough reading back some … Continue reading To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before: Writer Jenny Han sees her novel excellently executed by visionary Susan Johnson.
Do you know what autoimmune disease is? No, neither did I. Autoimmune disease is when your immune system mistakenly attacks your body. The immune system normally guards against germs like bacteria and viruses and when it senses these foreign invaders, it sends … Continue reading Brain On Fire: Chloë Grace Moretz sheds light on the autoimmune disease with strength & stability.
As a big fan of the romantic comedy genre (yes, I did genuinely mean to type that), Netflix has been pumping and churning them out for audiences around the world to be misconstrued by. Eternal Sunshine of a Spotless Mind, … Continue reading Ibiza: Gillian Jacobs undergoes Alex Richanbach’s terrible direction of a drug-fuelled, sex-ridden girls trip.