Film Review: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

Mockingjay Part 1Don’t get me wrong, I love The Hunger Games series. However, I equally hate books being broken down into multiple movies. So as much as it pains me to say it, it comes as little surprise that on its own, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 just doesn’t get the job done. Continue reading

Film Review: Foxcatcher

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Foxcatcher is an actors’ showcase that might need to decide what it wants to be about, and who it wants to be about.
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Dissecting Interstellar: Love, Wormholes and Robots

InterstellarSky-high expectations and marketing oversaturation could leave some audiences disappointed, but Interstellar still does plenty to amaze viewers. Continue reading

Dissecting Big Hero 6

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Big Hero 6 is Disney’s best animated film in years, with a great pro science message that kids need to experience as much as they need to meet Baymax. Continue reading

Film Review: Force Majeure

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Force Majeure is an interesting look into a family’s dynamics after a near tragedy exposes sides of their psyches that forces them to reevaluate everything. Continue reading

Film Review: Interstellar

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Interstellar is at its best when playing with science, as Christopher Nolan propels his cautionary tale with his always solid filmmaking. Continue reading

Film Review: Young Ones

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Young Ones is a superb showcase of Jake Paltrow’s visual and world building skills, but misses hard on the character and story as he overstuffs and rushes his film. Continue reading

Film Review: Nightcrawler

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Nightcrawler is a great, and twisted, little thriller, with a possible career best performance out of Jake Gyllenhaal. Continue reading

Film Review: Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

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Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) is a kinetic farce of the celebrity psyche anchored by some great performances and an incredible technical presentation. Continue reading

Film Review: The Tale of The Princess Kaguya

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The Tale of The Princess Kaguya is a beautiful and simple folk tale brought to life by Studio Ghibli. Continue reading