The Last Thing He Wanted | Official Trailer | Anne Hathaway & Ben Affleck New Movie | Netflix

A veteran D.C. journalist (Academy Award® winner Anne Hathaway) loses the thread of her own narrative when a guilt-propelled errand for her father (Oscar® nominee Willem Dafoe) thrusts her from byline to unwitting subject in the very story she’s trying to break. Academy Award® nominee Dee Rees directs her adaptation of Joan Didion’s namesake novel,…

Review: THE SILENCE Is An Enjoyable But Flawed Sci-Fi Horror Movie

The Silence is a new Netflix original film directed by John R. Leonetti (Annabelle), an adaptation of the sci-fi/horror novel of the same name by Tim Lebbon. The movie is about a family with a deaf teenage daughter (Kiernan Shipka, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina) who is trying to escape a swarm of dangerous ancient… Continue reading Review: THE SILENCE Is An Enjoyable But Flawed Sci-Fi Horror Movie

Review: UNICORN STORE Is A Quirky And Impressive Feature Debut By Brie Larson

Unicorn Store is a new comedy that is the feature directorial debut of Brie Larson. It is about a failed artist living with her parents who receives a mysterious invitation to fulfill one of her childhood dreams: owning a pet unicorn. It debuted at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival and is finally making its… Continue reading Review: UNICORN STORE Is A Quirky And Impressive Feature Debut By Brie Larson

Review: THE BOY WHO HARNESSED THE WIND Is Conventional But Inspiring

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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind is a new film that is the directorial debut of Chiwetel Ejiofor, perhaps best known as the lead actor in 12 Years a Slave. The movie follows a boy from Malawi who sets out to find a solution to the famine that is plaguing his family and village. It… Continue reading Review: THE BOY WHO HARNESSED THE WIND Is Conventional But Inspiring

Review: VELVET BUZZSAW Doesn’t Quite Cut Deep Enough

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Velvet Buzzsaw is a new satirical horror film from Dan Gilroy (Nightcrawler) set in the L.A. art world. The movie is about a supernatural force that enacts revenge on those who are overwhelmed with greed in the art world when a series of paintings by an unknown dead artist is discovered. It debuted at the… Continue reading Review: VELVET BUZZSAW Doesn’t Quite Cut Deep Enough

Review: CLOSE Sticks A Bit Too Closely To The Book

Noomi Rapace as Sam Carlson in Close, directed by Vicky Jewson.

Death threats, corrupt cops, and conspiracies — just another workday, right? It is for Noomi Rapace’s character in Close. Close is a new thriller co-written and directed by Vicky Jewson. The film stars Noomi Rapace as a bodyguard who takes a job protecting a young rich heiress. However, as can be expected of the genre,… Continue reading Review: CLOSE Sticks A Bit Too Closely To The Book

Review: GIRL Is A Touching Portrait Of An Identity Struggle

Girl is a new Belgian film co-written and directed by Lukas Dhont. The film tells the story of a fifteen-year-old transgender girl who dreams of becoming a ballerina. It debuted at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival to positive reviews and was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film. To address the… Continue reading Review: GIRL Is A Touching Portrait Of An Identity Struggle

Review: FYRE Gives A Hot Take On An Even Hotter Story

You heard about Woodstock, and you know about Coachella, but did you hear about Fyre? Maybe not, because it was a huge failure. Fyre is a new documentary from Chris Smith (American Movie, Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond). The film offers a behind-the-scenes look at the collapse of the Fyre music festival in 2017,… Continue reading Review: FYRE Gives A Hot Take On An Even Hotter Story

Netflix Releases Shocking VELVET BUZZSAW Trailer

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On January 10, Netflix released the trailer for their new supernatural horror film Velvet Buzzsaw. Written and directed by Dan Gilroy (Nightcrawler, Roman J. Israel, Esq.), the film is about a supernatural force that exacts revenge from people whose greed gets in the way of their art. The movie seems to contain Gilroy’s typical social… Continue reading Netflix Releases Shocking VELVET BUZZSAW Trailer