Freak Show – Recap/ Review (with Spoilers)

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Freak Show moves past your usual coming out story and focuses on how to gain tolerance or acceptance, thus presenting a more interesting narrative than often seen in LGBT focused films. Last Updated: Saturday, January 13, 2018

The Greatest Showman – Recap/ Review (with Spoilers)

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The Greatest Showman is the type of musical which is worth repeat viewings and one you can see make an inevitable move to Broadway. Last Updated: Thursday, December 21, 2017

Koe no Katachi (A Silent Voice) – Recap/ Review (with Spoilers)

Though certain plot elements require more forgiveness than you may be able to muster, Koe no Katachi (A Silent Voice) may end up being considered this year’s Your Name. Last Updated: Saturday, October 21, 2017

The Foreigner – Recap/ Review (with Spoilers)

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  In The Foreigner, Jackie Chan combines a timely backstory, mixed with a slightly generic plot, and the type of action you’d only expect from something with his name associated with it. Last Updated: Monday, October 9, 2017

The Story of 90 Coins – Summary/ Review (with Spoilers)

The Story of 90 Coins is the type of short you want to see become a full-length feature. For just the way it makes your heart beat quicken and brings tears to your eyes in just 9 minutes, it is like you are the one…

Girl’s Trip – Summary/ Review (with Spoilers)

Without question, Girl’s Trip is the funniest movie I have ever seen PERIOD. All thanks to, not necessarily the established stars, per se, but Tiffany Haddish. Last Updated: Friday, July 21, 2017

To The Bone – Summary/ Review (with Spoilers)

To The Bones makes it so you officially can’t say Lily Collins is living off her father’s name anymore. For she proves herself as an actress just as capable of being a romantic lead as someone whose story can be emotionally heavy and heartbreaking. Last…

Our Lovers (Nuestros amantes) – Summary/ Review (with Spoilers)

One of the many preconceived notions I have about films is that non-English ones are more daring. Usually, this is in terms of violence. Something which can be used to up the stakes and shock you like in Elle or The World of Kanako. However,…

Audrie & Daisy – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Documentaries, usually, are not about happy topics. They are about exposing someone’s suffering, sometimes their triumphs, but rarely is the most empowering tales without the shock someone survived all they were put through. So is the case of Audrie and Daisy in which one didn’t…

Blackfish – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Like many people who grew up in the 90s, part of my childhood fantasies were going to Disney World and going to SeaWorld. Of course, neither of which were close, or affordable, so that never happened. But, going to both places, especially Disney World, never…