Drama

The Marijuana Conspiracy

I wasn’t sure what to expect when I sat down to watch a 2 hour film called The Marijuana Conspiracy that takes place in Toronto in 1972, particularly one based on a true story. The film […]

Action

Vanquish

How do you take a rising action star, cast them alongside one of the greatest actors in film history, and create a horrible film? This was the thought that went through my head while I […]

Drama

Shoplifters of the World

Shoplifters of the World has given me a new first… the first time I’ve seen a film state, “Based on true intentions.” “How does that make any sense?”, you ask. Well, let’s start with a […]

Movies

The Courier

The Courier tells the true story of Greville Wynne, played by Benedict Cumberbatch, a businessman recruited by MI6 to act as a courier between them and a high-ranking GRU officer. The film was well done […]

Crime

Coming 2 America

I was excited when I first heard about Coming 2 America. I remember loving the first film when I was younger and I’ve always been a huge fan of Eddie Murphy. In preparation, I rewatched the […]

Horror

Wrong Turn (2021)

When the original Wrong Turn film was released, I was just finishing my first year of college.  The previous year, I had watched The Grudge and The Ring and learned that horror movies were not […]

Comedy

The Right One

What did I just watch? I’m not sure if it was a comedy, a drama, or a romance. Do we call it a Rom-Dramedy? Whatever it was, it was an enjoyable film that I normally […]

Drama

Happy Cleaners

Happy Cleaners is a family drama about a Korean family searching for the American Dream. While there are humorous points in the film, it is primarily a look at the struggles of the family. The […]

Drama

Bliss

This film feels very timely. We’re hearing stories about increases in opioid related deaths. We’re struggling to find human contact. Some people are wondering if we’re stuck inside a simulation. Then along comes Bliss and all […]