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Ad Astra (2019) Review – A Stranded Astronaut’s Journey With Little Impact

Despite Brad Pitt’s powerhouse performance, “Ad Astra” can’t lift itself above the hardly-exciting pace and its predictable narrative. When it comes to cinema, slow doesn’t necessarily mean bad or boring. Some directors pull off movies with a little sense of … Continue reading Ad Astra (2019) Review – A Stranded Astronaut’s Journey With Little Impact

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Is The Lighthouse Among The Best Films of 2019?

Robert Eggers’ “The Lighthouse” casts a long light and should point many other horror filmmakers toward the right direction. Anchored by two powerhouse performances from Dafoe and Pattinson, it’s a haunting, never-felt-before experience. The cerebral, highly-symbolic “The Lighthouse” begins with … Continue reading Is The Lighthouse Among The Best Films of 2019?

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The Truth About Bhutan’s Happiness Revealed in ‘Red Phallus’ (2018)

Bhutanese first-time director Tashi Gyeltshen discusses the need to drive forward thinking and women emancipation in his country. His “Red Phallus” succeeds as a filmmaker’s statement, but its overly sleepy narrative might be testing for some caught-off-guard viewers. Bhutan has … Continue reading The Truth About Bhutan’s Happiness Revealed in ‘Red Phallus’ (2018)

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A Beautiful Day In The Neighbourhood (2019) Review – More Than Just Another Hanks Movie

Marielle Heller introduces the teachings of Mr. Rogers in the world of adult problems. Therefore, “A Beautiful Day In The Neighbourhood” surprises and warms hearts without the need to squeeze the last juices of a by-the-rules biopic film. A film … Continue reading A Beautiful Day In The Neighbourhood (2019) Review – More Than Just Another Hanks Movie