Comedy, Drama, Film Reviews, VOD

REVIEW: The King of Staten Island (2020)

When someone pictures a semi-biographical film centered on the life and psyche of a divisive figure like Pete Davidson, they might be expecting a darkly comic look at mental illness and millennial anxieties stemmed from past trauma. I mean, there’s a ton to unpack in…

Film Reviews, LFF 2019

REVIEW: Monos (London Film Festival 2019)

When you think commandos, your mind is likely to hark back to the muscle-bound machismo of the 1980’s, heavily featuring one Arnold Schwarzenegger in his prime. You would hardly envisage a free-spirited group of tearaway teenagers wielding guns. Yet deep in the Colombian mountains, ‘Monos’…