Tag: Drama

  • Fruitvale Station Review

    Fruitvale Station Review

    There’s no shortage in the number of movies based on a historical tragedy. It is a spine-tingling experience, watching people going through the catastrophe depicted on-screen. It is natural to feel great sorrow towards the victim. After all, the narration tends to focus on their life, their backstory and their point of view to make […]

  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Review

    Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Review

    Its satisfying when you open a Royal Dansk tin box expecting an oddly assembled sewing kit but find it filled with buttery cookies. Pick a film these days, any one of those critically acclaimed features which aspire to obtain a little golden knight holding a crusader’s sword and you can expect either one of the […]

  • Blade Runner 2049 Review

    Blade Runner 2049 Review

    We’ll get to those flying cars eventually. If we haven’t killed each other by then. Denis Villeneuve may just be another man with a difficult to spell surname, but this French-Canadian director has quickly risen to be one of the most competent ones in these times. His body of work is diverse, his style – subtle […]

  • 13 Reasons Why Review

    13 Reasons Why Review

    Who pays for Tony’s gas? Honestly… Being an adult, I am privy to modern television series and movies which are rated for mature audiences. So used to it that, in fact, killing off fan-favorite characters will make me go “Oh that’s brave. Clever. Did not see it coming. Didn’t think they had it in them […]

  • Dunkirk (2017) Review

    Dunkirk (2017) Review

    Contains more jump-scares than a conventional slasher-fest. Ever since Memento, there isn’t a film in his resume that hasn’t bent convention or redefined genres. Christopher Nolan – the name enough to make people shell out their bank deposits and line up outside IMAX screens has now created, not just a war movie, but a war […]