Philadelphia

Philadelphia has been on my watchlist for quite a while, so I was glad that I was able to finally watch it yesterday night. Directed Jonathan Demme, director of The Silence of the Lambs, this movie is a classic court case drama dealing discrimination at the workplace. Andrew Beckett (Tom Hanks) is a homosexual who works for […]

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War for the Planet of the Apes

Alright folks let’s talk about the much acclaimed War for the Planet of the Apes. Directed by Matt Reeves, War for the Planet of the Apes tackles the aftermath of the previous movie, where the apes are forced into a deadly conflict with the humans after their attack on San Francisco. After about 5 years of battle, the apes […]

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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes takes place 10 years after the events of the previous film. The simian flu has wiped out much of the Earth’s population. However in the heart of San Francisco lies a small community living in closed quarters who have become immune to the virus but face a significant […]

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Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Leading up to the much awaited War for the Planet of the Apes, I have decided to review the other two films of this franchise that I have surprisingly never seen before. Rise of the Planet of the Apes is the first of these two films. Directed by Rupert Wyatt, this movie is centered around the scientific […]

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Point Break (1991)

Oh Hollywood… always cursing us with your rubbish remakes of classic movies that somehow end up spoiling original source material. Thankfully, this is not one of days where I’m going to be reviewing a terrible Hollywood reboot of some beloved franchise or stand alone film. Today I’m going to be reviewing the original Point Break. Point Break […]

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Minority Report

Is it just me or did any one you also pause the screen in the middle of this movie and say “What is actually going on”. I did. Many times. I don’t really understand the technology that is discussed in this movie; the precogs. I’m really diverging here… Minority Report is directed Steven Spielberg and features Tom […]

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Spider-Man: Homecoming

Spidey’s back, and he’s back in a big way! Spider-Man: Homecoming, directed by Jon Watts, is the latest collaborative effort between Marvel and Sony to deliver a Spider-Man movie for the ages! This time around, we are introduced to the character of Peter Parker (Tom Holland) and his life in high school. After a thrilling […]

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Hell or High Water

Hell or High Water is directed by David McKenzie and stars Chris Pine, Jeff Bridges and Ben Foster. The premise for this movie is as straightforward as it gets: Toby (Chris Pine) and Tanner (Ben Foster) are divorced brothers living in their ranch in West Texas, which is on the verge of foreclosure. The two […]

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Robocop (2014)

A remake of Paul Verhoeven’s original masterpiece, this installment is centered around the character of Detroit cop Alex Murphy (Joel Kinnaman) who gets critically injured in his line of duty. As a response to gain support for legalizing an automated police force in the United States, multibillion dollar tech company OmniCorp led by Raymond Sellars […]

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