Chernobyl (2019)

Creator: Craig Mazin Director: Johan Renck Starring: Jared Harris, Jessie Buckley, Stellan Skarsgård Genre: Drama, History   “There was nothing sane about Chernobyl. What happened there, what happened after, even the good we did, all of it… madness.”   Today is April 26 and there are 34 years since the Read more…

Five Feet Apart (2019)

Director: Justin Baldoni Starring: Haley Lu Richardson, Cole Sprouse, Moises Arias Genre: Drama, Romance   “We need that touch from the one we love, almost as much as we need air to breathe. But I never understood the importance of touch. His touch. Until I couldn’t have it.”   From Read more…

Spotlight (2015)

Director: Tom McCarthy Starring: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery, Stanley Tucci Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama “Sometimes it’s easy to forget that we spend most of our time stumbling around the dark. Suddenly, a light gets turned on and there’s a fair share of blame to Read more…

The Lighthouse (2019)

Director: Robert Eggers Starring: Robert Pattinson, Willem Dafoe, Valeriia Karaman Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror “Doldrums. Doldrums. Eviler than the Devil. Boredom makes men to villains.”   One of the most controversial movies from last year, The Lighthouse, is a unique film. The cinematography in the movie is unbelievable. Every shot Read more…

Parasite (2019)

Director: Bong Joon Ho Starring: Kang-ho Song, Sun-kyun Lee, Yeo-jeong Jo Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller “Not “rich, but still nice.” She’s nice because she’s rich. Hell, if I had all this money. I’d be nice, too!”   One of the most acclaimed movies by the critics, Parasite, a South Korean Read more…

La La Land (2016)

Director: Damien Chazelle Starring: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical “City of Stars, are you shining just for me?”   Maybe one of my favorite movies from this century, La La Land, directed by the talented Damien Chazelle, managed to impress me with almost every scene and every Read more…