Cruella (2021)

Cruella is the live-action origin story about one of Disney’s most notoriously menacing and fashionable villains. Emma Stone takes up the mantel and goes toe to toe with Emma Thompson in this crime dramedy! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Cruella… Pros: Firstly, the costume design in this movie is appropriately avant-garde. I personallyContinue reading “Cruella (2021)”

Two Weeks Notice (2002)

Two Weeks Notice is a charming romantic comedy about a wealthy businessman and a tenacious real estate lawyer that falls into his lap. And although they have their many differences, the movie shows how well opposites attract . Let’s consider the pros and cons of Two Weeks Notice… Pros: Firstly, Hugh Grant and Sandra BullockContinue reading “Two Weeks Notice (2002)”

Notting Hill (1999)

Notting Hill is romantic comedy about a humble bookshop owner who is swept off his feet by a famous celebrity. It’s anything but your typical relationship, although it does have it’s ups and downs. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Notting Hill… Pros: Firstly, it’s hard to find a bad Hugh Grant performance inContinue reading “Notting Hill (1999)”

Thunder Force (2021)

Thunder Force is a Netflix Original that takes place after a cosmic ray event leaves sociopaths with superpowers. Years later, two estranged childhood friends reunite as an unlikely crimefighting duo after one invents a superpower formula. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Thunder Force… Pros: Although I’m not a fan of the comedic elements,Continue reading “Thunder Force (2021)”

Godzilla vs Kong (2021)

Godzilla vs Kong is the 4th movie in WB’s MonsterVerse and it’s as action-packed as you’d expect! The story follows several groups of people that aim to understand these two iconic titans and restore balance to the world. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Godzilla vs Kong… Pros: Firstly, I appreciate the direction byContinue reading “Godzilla vs Kong (2021)”

Moxie (2021)

Moxie is an empowering coming of age story about a shy teenager who anonymously establishes a feminist club at her school. After being rated “Most Obedient” by the dirtbags of Rockport High, Vivian finds her voice in a big way. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Moxie… Pros: Amy Poehler does a commendable jobContinue reading “Moxie (2021)”

Juno (2007)

Juno is an emotional slice of life story that shows how one offbeat teenager handles her unplanned pregnancy. Jason Reitman and Diablo Cody prove to be an effective director/writer duo garnering four Oscar nominations, winning best screenplay. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Juno… Pros: Firstly, Elliot Page gives an endearing performance as Juno,Continue reading “Juno (2007)”

The Dig (2021)

The Dig is a Netflix Original film, adapted from the 2007 historical novel by John Preston. This true story follows excavator Basil Brown, who unearths a valuable piece of history prior to World War II. Let’s consider the pros and cons of The Dig… Pros: From the sweeping landscape shots to the emotional close ups,Continue reading “The Dig (2021)”

Tenet (2020)

Tenet is Christopher Nolan’s latest attempt to bend our minds with his bold storytelling and patently unique manipulation of time. Throw away any preconceived notions you have about this movie because I promise it’s unlike anything you’ve ever seen! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Tenet… Pros: Christopher Nolan is a visual storyteller andContinue reading “Tenet (2020)”

The Fifth Element (1997)

The Fifth Element is a sci-fi epic starring Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman and Milla Jovovich. When an ancient evil returns to destroy life as we know it, former commando Major Korben Dallas decides to help Leeloo retrieve the four elemental stones to save the universe. Let’s consider the pros and cons of The Fifth Element…Continue reading “The Fifth Element (1997)”