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Mute Review

Mute is the latest movie from Moon, Source Code and Warcraft director Duncan Jones and is set in Berlin 2058, starring Alexander Skarsgard as a mute, Amish bartender whose simple and peaceful life takes an unexpected turn when his girlfriend (portrayed by Seyneb Saleh) disappears overnight. This movie is a Netflix Original and also stars […]

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The chaser recommendation

If I had to summarize in a sentence what I think makes “The chaser” a fantastic movie, it would sound something like: Simple concepts taken to new grounds and executed impeccably. The movie has a simple story premise and a simple action motif but it takes both story and action to exciting new grounds and […]

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Shape of Water-With Spoilers!

In the interest of transparency and disclosure, let me start by saying that Guillermo Del Toro is one of my favorite directors working today and his latest endeavor would be on top of-or thereabout-the top of my watch list the moment I would hear about it.

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The shape of water

Whenever a new Guillermo Del Toro movie comes out, for me it’s an event that I have to attend to. I love his visual style and his storytelling sensitivities and the Shape of Water was no different; know that while reading this review and if you wish, take everything with a pinch of salt. Simply […]

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Red Sparrow

Red sparrow is a weird, brave and complicated offering in today’s market, which is why I have complex feelings about this movie. I should say upfront that overall I’m not recommending the movie, however if you find yourself interested in it, then I highly recommend watching it in a movie theater; not only because brave […]

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Ready Player One

Ready Player One is directed by Steven Spielberg and is an adaptation of the book with the same name, written by Ernest Cline-who also co-wrote the screenplay. The movie stars Tye Sheridan as Wade Watts, a.k.a. Parzival, and it is set in the year 2045 where the world has turned into a difficult place and […]