Film Fest 919, Film Reviews

FILM FEST 919: The Two Popes

Fernando Meirelles’ The Two Popes catches you off-guard early. Mere minutes into the film, ABBA’s smash hit “Dancing Queen” begins playing over a montage of religious activities, letting the viewer know what kind of film they’re really in for. It’s a very fun needle drop…

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REVIEW: City of God (2002)

I’ve had this film on my watchlist for a very long time; I even owned the DVD and never watched it. Foolish of me really, to ignore a film ranked at number 21 in the IMDb top 250. Perhaps, like a lot of people, I…