Film Review: The Circle (2017)

Starring Emma Watson, Tom Hanks, Karen Gillian, and John Boyega, The Circle is about privacy, transparency, ethics, and ultimately technology. Mae Holland (Watson), lands a job in one of the most prestigious companies and this shift causes her life to change in ways she never expected. We are now living in an information-age world where social media and technology run people’s lives. That’s why this story, … Continue reading Film Review: The Circle (2017)

The Girl on the Train: Film Review


Title: The Girl on the Train
Directed by: Tate Taylor
Genre: Psychological thriller, Mystery
Starring:Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett, Rebecca Ferguson, Justin Theroux, Luke Evans, Allison Janney, Édgar Ramírez, and Lisa Kudrow
Rating: R
Runtime: 112 min

Considered as the Gone Girl of 2016, The Girl on the Train focuses on Rachel (Emily Blunt), a problematic alcoholic who gets intertwined in the problems of a stranger she sees every day. Continue reading “The Girl on the Train: Film Review”

The Godfather: Film Review

Basics of Cinema Challenge: 3/43


Title: The Godfather
Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola
Genre: Drama
Starring: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Richard Castallano, Robert Duvall, Sterling Hayden, John Marley, Richard Conte, Diane Keaton
Rating: R
Runtime: 177 min

Winner of Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Actor (for Marlon Brando) during the 45th Academy Awards, Francis Ford Coppola’s ‘The Godfather’ is regarded as one of the greatest and most influential (especially in the gangster genre) films of all time. Coppola gave the audience a film they definitely cannot refuse to see. Continue reading “The Godfather: Film Review”

“I guess I’m a pretty sick guy.” American Psycho: Film Review

    Title: American Psycho Directed by: Mary Harron Genre: Thriller, Black comedy Starring: Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe, Jared Leto, Josh Lucas, Reese Witherspoon, Justin Theroux Rating: R Runtime: 101 min       TRAILER Patrick Bateman (Christian Bale) is an attractive, rich, professional who is surrounded by people just like him – self-centered men who cares about nothing but themselves and their appearances. Bateman … Continue reading “I guess I’m a pretty sick guy.” American Psycho: Film Review