Watchmen follows Angela Abar (Regina King) who is a cop in Tulsa, Oklahoma. After cops are being repeatedly targeted by the white supremist group, The Seventh Calvary, Angela’s world gets turned upside down and she unexpectedly learns her family history.Continue reading “Watchmen (HBO)”
Do the Right Thing takes place in a neighborhood in Brooklyn on one of the hottest days in the summer. Mookie (Spike Lee) works for Sal’s Pizza and we follow him through his interactions he has with those around him. (Disclaimer: there will be spoilers below).Continue reading “Do the Right Thing (1989)”
The Leftovers takes place when a global catastrophe strikes and 2% of the population has suddenly vanished. Kevin (Justin Theroux), the sheriff of a small town must keep the peace after a cult called “The Guilty Remnant” has slowly started disrupting the town.Continue reading “The Leftovers (HBO)”
Memories of Murder takes place in 1986 and follows a murder case in South Korea that is based on true events. Detectives Park (Song Kang-ho) and Seo (Kim Sang-kyung) take different approaches in their investigation, but they must come together in order to find the elusive killer.Continue reading “Memories of Murder (2003)”
BoJack Horseman has finally ended. The series began in 2014 and followed a cartoon horse named BoJack (Will Arnett), a washed up celebrity from a 90s sitcom, who after many years is ready to re-establish himself in Hollywood.Continue reading “BoJack Horseman (Netflix)”
2019 has been over for a while now, but now that I’ve seen 1917 which is competing in the Oscars this year, I can finally release my Top 10 list. 2019 was truly a great year for film and I hope that 2020 and beyond will be even more diverse both in front of and behind the camera, and that we continue to support original films and new voices. Keep in mind, I cannot see every new movie released and there are some 2019 movies I have not reviewed.Continue reading “Top 10 of 2019”
Honey Boy follows Otis (Lucas Hedges) as an actor finding himself stuck in rehab and is diagnosed with PTSD. This diagnosis seems come from the time when he was a young child actor (played by Noah Jupe) living with his abusive father (Shia LaBeouf).
Marriage Story is Noah Baumbach’s latest film that follows Nicole (Scarlett Johannson) and Charlie (Adam Driver) as they are going through a divorce.
Pain & Glory follows a retired director, Salvador Mallo (Antonio Banderas), who is suffering from various physical pains while trying to navigate his life without filmmaking.Continue reading “Pain & Glory (2019)”
Parasite centers on a family living in poverty in South Korea, once they are able to secure jobs by working for a rich family, they are happy to work for them until things start to take a darker turn.