The movie Amélie is directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet and it is a French romantic, comedy film that I had the opportunity to see for the second time recently. The movie centers around a young girl named Amélie who enjoys spending … Continue reading Amelie (2001)
Don’t let the name fool you; Francis Coppola’s movie has nothing to do with the apocalypse but it can feel like it as it takes place in the heart of the Vietnam conflict. There are explosions left and right, casualties … Continue reading Apocalypse…Now?
Apocalypse Now (1979) Directed by Francis Coppola was a very INTERESTING film to say the least. This Vietnam War film featured Martin Sheen as the main protagonist (Captain Willard) and he has done a phenomenal job with his role – a … Continue reading Apocalypse Now (1979) Reaction
Having read the novel, Heart of Darkness, for which this movie was based on, I immediately saw the parallelism between Captain Willard, the movie’s main protagonist, and Conrad’s Marlow. Looking at the movie’s title; however, without any context, not many would … Continue reading Apocalypse Now Spoiler: There is no ‘apocalypse’
The movie Baraka is a documentary film with no narrative or voice-over. It explores a compilation of natural events, life, human activities and technological phenomena shot in different countries over a 14-month period. In my opinion, I don’t really watch … Continue reading Baraka (1992) Film Review
Spiderman has been a cult classic since its creation in 1962. Teenage Peter Parker has had an arguably poor representation in past Spiderman films, being played by men in their late 20’s to mid 30’s. Homecoming decided to flip the … Continue reading Spiderman: Homecoming
2015 was a year of surprises in movies. Not only did a new Star Wars movie arrive for a new generation of fans, but we learned that raptors can be tamed by Chris Pratt (sort of). One of these surprises … Continue reading Kingsmen: The Golden Circle Movie Review