Category: Movie Reviews

Now Watching: The Beguiled

Now Watching: The Beguiled

Quick Take: Set against a haunting and ethereal backdrop of Southern Gothic beauty, with plumes of smoke and echoes of cannon fire in the distance; Coppola’s macabre, darkly sensual drama plays out within the walls of an antebellum homestead and is the brutally winding tale about the consequences of f*king with the wrong set of females. […]

July 10, 2017
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Now Watching: Okja

Now Watching: Okja

  Okja is a fable – at least if feels like one – about an giant animal raised in the simple but idyllic surroundings allowed to run wild and free in the mountains of South Korea. She’s been raised and cared for with love by a young girl, Mija (An Seo Hyun), who’s her constant companion. […]

July 7, 2017
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Now Watching: Ghost in the S..

Now Watching: Ghost in the Shell

I’ll be talking about this movie in two parts because – despite having some… thoughts, I still don’t believe in heavy spoilers in reviews if can be avoided – I do think, however, reviewing this movie quite naturally leads to talking about this movie. So, once you’ve seen the movie (or if you have no […]

April 1, 2017
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Now Watching: Logan

Now Watching: Logan

Logan: The Superhero Movie You Didn’t Know You Wanted  The year is 2029 and Logan (Hugh Jackman) and Charles Xavier (Patrick Stewart) seem to be living off the grid and barely getting by. From all appearances, the mutant/human detente is over and the tipping point wasn’t in mutants’ favor. This is a world without mutants […]

March 2, 2017
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Now Watching: Get Out

Now Watching: Get Out

Imma just put this out there, Jordan Peele’s directorial debut got me all kinds of f*cked up… Get Out starts with a satirical take on highly recognizable situation to lull you into a false sense of smugness; comfortable that you know exactly what this film has in store. And like all good horror movies, before […]

March 1, 2017
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