Birdman minimalist poster.

Hi all 🙂 I decided to do something different today, something other than movie reviews. But it’s still movie-related ha! I’m no artist so I decided to do a minimalist style poster/art for the movie Birdman. I’ve copy and pasted the background and the lights at the sides( side mirror lights from the actual movie)…

The best films of 2014/15

2014 sets a precedence for high quality movies and filmmaking. Genres were redefined. Movies were introspective, cathartic, smart, tense, nuanced and above all, made bold statements about the human condition. Every film is wonderful in its own unique way, so rankings are entirely subjective and based on overall liking and feel too. So if you’re…

87th Oscars Predictions.

I bet you’re all excited for the awards that start in around 12 hours time!!! Woohoooo! I know I am! Check out my previous post for my best movies of the year if you’re interested! As promised, here is my list of predictions for the 87th academy awards in around 8 hours time. This year’s…

Still Alice: An accurate depiction of Alzheimers. Julianne Moore shines.

You’re probabably going to associate Still Alice with Julianne Moore’s stand-out performance. It’s no surprise given that she’s won every best actress award from the Golden Globes to the SAG (Screen Actors Guild Awards) to the Baftas. In a week’s time, she’ll be the unstoppable force at the Oscars, despite strong performances from all nominees. Yet,…

Ida review and analysis: Bleak but subtlely beautiful

In a age where black and white films are considered ancient relics of a bygone era, some of us might confuse the lack of colour with a lack of vibrancy. Set in a bleak post WWII Poland, Ida provides a strong case that black and white films can not only be engaging but also visually…

Update!!

Ok so the oscar buzz has long arrived! Late to the party, but hey more anticipation right? I’m wildly excited and so should you! But anyways, the hype is on so I’ll be posting my predictions list and my favourite/best films of 2014 sometime soon. Yeap I’ll be doing as many reviews as I can…

Wild: An introspective journey, Reese Witherspoon is at her finest.

Ever felt the need to walk 1000 miles to find yourself? Maybe not. But Wild is a highly cathartic experience, filled with the ruggedness of human will and a look into the mendings of a broken soul. I’ve not seen much of Reese Witherspoon but in this one, she delivers a knock-out performance. Wowza. It’s…