Film Review- While We’re Young (2014)

Noah Baumbach takes a colorful and tender approach to generational ambition in his film, While We're Young. It explores the themes of rejuvenation, jealousy, skeptical admiration, and unrelenting youth. In their forties, Josh and Cornelia (Ben Stiller and Naomi Watts) grapple with the inescapable quirks of aging. Along the way, they meet a young, hip couple … Continue reading Film Review- While We’re Young (2014)

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Film Review- Before We Go (2014)

Chris Evans finds comfort in the quiet of the city in his directorial debut, Before We Go. It premiered at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival and then to limited release in the United States. You could dub it a modern take on the Before trilogy from Richard Linklater, but you can also find traits that set it apart … Continue reading Film Review- Before We Go (2014)

Film Review – Death Note (2017)

Netflix has finally unveiled to us its live-action adaptation of the super famous Japanese manga written by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata. I'll try to keep this short and sweet. You can look at Netflix's DEATH NOTE in one of two ways: viewing it as merely a film with no attachment whatsoever to its source, … Continue reading Film Review – Death Note (2017)

Film Review – Before Sunrise (1995)

Finally, a romance film up for discussion! Truthfully, I'm a hopeless romantic, haha. I dabble with the rom-coms from time to time and more so the critically romantic classics. Others I like are those "in between" movies. They're not the masterpiece classics, but they're not sappy, cheesy comedies... It's that blissful balance of a conversation … Continue reading Film Review – Before Sunrise (1995)

Film Review – ‘My Name Is A’ By Anonymous (2012)

The subject matter of Shane Ryan's 2012 thriller 'My Name Is A' By Anonymous could be coined as very disturbing. You could read review after review and everyone will say that the sealing term for the film is chilling. Straight off the bat you realize that what you are watching is not going to be … Continue reading Film Review – ‘My Name Is A’ By Anonymous (2012)

Film Review- The Visit (2015)

I know this post has been long overdue, guys. So sorry! I first saw The Visit on Sept. 1st at a free screening. (Aren't those fun?!) I whipped up the review for ScreenRelish  and forgot to post it onto here. So here's my take on the film: As I took my seat for the screening of … Continue reading Film Review- The Visit (2015)

Film Review- Two Night Stand (2014)

HELLO. Here comes a little review on a film starring the truly awesome, Miles Teller. Let's be blunt: is this one of the best rom coms I've ever seen? No, but it sure is cute. Director Max Nichols' Two Night Stand revolves around two people who justtt had a one night stand and find themselves … Continue reading Film Review- Two Night Stand (2014)