A showcase of ideas, not people, 'The Laundromat' is mostly just lesson in the badness of capitalism.
The movies I’ll be watching (and probably skipping) in the lead up to next year’s Academy Awards.
To All the Boys I've Loved Before is a movie so sweet, so pure, after spending 100 minutes in this world you might leave your couch with a sugar high. We pick up the story as 16-year-old Lara Jean Song Covey (Lana Condor) prepares for her junior year of high school. She's bookish, an introvert … Continue reading ‘To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before’ – Movie Review
This article originally appeared on Lit To Lens on Sept. 27, 2016. There’s something about The Magnificent Seven that’s not quite right. Directed by Antoine Fuqua on a script from Richard Wenk and Nic Pizzolatto (!), the film stars Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke, and Lee Byung-hun. It’s ferocious as hell. The body count is tremendous. Everything works. … Continue reading ‘The Magnificent Seven’ – Movie Review
This article originally appeared on Lit To Lens on Oct. 10, 2017. Spoilers to follow The new Blade Runner film does what all good sequels do: it takes the world built in previous installments and blows it open. First, some thoughts: like everyone else, I love the production design and cinematography. Viewers will be totally and completely … Continue reading ‘Blade Runner 2049’ – Movie Review