Northman (2022)

“From visionary director Robert Eggers comes The Northman, an action-filled epic that follows a young Viking prince on his quest to avenge his father’s murder.” -IMDB Robert Eggers films are…divisive, to say the least. They are bizarre, intense, and lean heavily into the art-house scene. However, I’ve always enjoyed them because I don’t find themContinue reading “Northman (2022)”

The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent (2022)

“In this action-packed comedy, Nicolas Cage plays Nick Cage, channeling his iconic characters as he’s caught between a superfan and a CIA agent.” -IMDB It can be very refreshing, especially when you see new movies as often as I do, to watch a movie that is exactly what it promotes itself to be. Let meContinue reading “The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent (2022)”

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022)

“Dr. Stephen Strange casts a forbidden spell that opens the doorway to the multiverse, including alternate versions of himself, whose threat to humanity is too great for the combined forces of Strange, Wong, and Wanda Maximoff.” – IMDB Once upon a time, I was a marvel hater. I had only seen Iron Man, Black Panther,Continue reading “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022)”

Everything Everywhere All at Once (2022)

“An aging Chinese immigrant is swept up in an insane adventure, where she alone can save the world by exploring other universes connecting with the lives she could have led.” -IMDB Hi. I know you’re annoyed by being told what to watch. I, myself, probably have a list of 500 movie and 250 TV showsContinue reading “Everything Everywhere All at Once (2022)”

Summer of Soul (…Or When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised) (2021)

“Documentary about the legendary 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival which celebrated African-American music and culture and promoted Black pride and unity.” -IMDB This documentary, spearheaded by legendary musical genius Questlove, is an ode to music. Let me clarify… Summer of Soul focuses on the 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival, a legendary celebration of Black culture, music, andContinue reading “Summer of Soul (…Or When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised) (2021)”

The Batman (2022)

“When the Riddler, a sadistic serial killer, begins murdering key political figures in Gotham, Batman is forced to investigate the city’s hidden corruption and question his family’s involvement.” -IMDB Dark Knight is one of the greatest films of all time and, as should be obvious from this introduction, one of my favorite movies of allContinue reading “The Batman (2022)”

West Side Story (2021)

“An adaptation of the 1957 musical, West Side Story explores forbidden love and the rivalry between the Jets and the Sharks, two teenage street gangs of different ethnic backgrounds.” -IMDB If you’re going to attempt a remake, it’s best to do so with Steven Spielberg at the helm. With that being said, West Side StoryContinue reading “West Side Story (2021)”

House of Gucci (2021)

“When Patrizia Reggiani, an outsider from humble beginnings, marries into the Gucci family, her unbridled ambition begins to unravel their legacy and triggers a reckless spiral of betrayal, decadence, revenge, and ultimately…murder.” -IMDB There’s little that irritates me more than a three hours movie that could have been done in half the time. So itContinue reading “House of Gucci (2021)”

The Worst Person in the World (2021)

“The chronicles of four years in the life of Julie, a young woman who navigates the troubled waters of her love life and struggles to find her career path, leading her to take a realistic look at who she really is.” -IMDB This Danish film has been garnering the Academy’s attention for quite a whileContinue reading “The Worst Person in the World (2021)”

Being the Ricardo’s (2021)

“Follows Lucy and Desi as they face a crisis that could end their careers and another that could end their marriage.” -IMDB If you’ve ever watched an Aaron Sorkin project, then you’ll realize within the first five minutes of Being the Ricardo’s that this is one of his. Although I hadn’t done any research onContinue reading “Being the Ricardo’s (2021)”