Film Reviews

REVIEW: Pain & Glory (2019)

As the years roll by and our wealth of life experience builds, it is notoriously tough to resist the temptation to self-reflect. Allow a waft of nostalgia to fill the air. Dissecting specific situations with a fresh and presumably wiser pair of eyes, that only…

Events, Films, TV

The 2019 Golden Globe Awards WINNERS

The Golden Globes gave us a lot to talk about! From tracking tallies on our favorite actors in anticipation for the Oscars to… a flu shot segment? The NBC televised event had its ups and downs, but most of all, it fed our ever growing…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: Zoolander 2 (2016)

Going into a comedy sequel, there’s always a certain passive diffidence knowing that chances are it might be terrible. Following in the footsteps of its recent part-two-predecessors ‘Anchorman 2’, ‘Dumb & Dumber 2’, and ‘Hot Tub Time Machine 2’, ‘Zoolander 2’ was sadly no exception. To say…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: The Counsellor (2013)

“Men are attracted to flawed women too of course, but their illusion is that they can fix them. They just want to be entertained. The truth about women is that you can do anything to them except bore them.” The thing about movie critics is…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: Blow (2001)

WRITTEN BY SAM JAMES ‘Blow’ is a great film. ‘Blow’ is a good film. ‘Blow’ is ok. Retrospective writing is a challenge, unless the film transcends time which is the signifier of a truly great film. If a film does achieve such a status, it…