Split Movie Review

Split Movie Review

CAST: James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley DIRECTION: M. Night Shyamalan GENRE: Thriller DURATION: 1 hour 57 minutes SPLIT STORY: Three girls are kidnapped by a man with an extremely rare and unusual personality disorder harboring 23 unique identities. The girls are perplexed by his motives as they witness his…

Jackie Movie Review

Jackie Movie Review

CAST: Natalie Portman, Billy Crudup, Peter Sarsgaard, John Hurt DIRECTION: Pablo Larraín GENRE: Biography DURATION: 1 hour 40 minutes JACKIE STORY: The movie looks at the days in the life of Jacqueline Kennedy right after the assassination of her husband, the American President John F Kennedy. JACKIE REVIEW: It starts…

Kong: Skull Island (3D) Movie Review

Kong: Skull Island (3D) Movie Review

CAST: Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John C. Reilly, John Goodman DIRECTION: Jordan Vogt-Roberts GENRE: Action DURATION: 2 hours STORY: A bunch of scientists accompanied by a tracker (Tom Hiddleston), photo-journalist (Brie Larson) and army soldiers, infiltrate a mysterious, uncharted territory (Skull Island) to examine it, without realizing…

Lion Movie Review

Lion Movie Review

CAST: Sunny Pawar, Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Abhishek Bharata, Rooney Mara, Priyanka Bose, Tannishtha Chatterjee, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Deepti Naval DIRECTION: Garth Davis GENRE: Drama DURATION: 1 hour 58 minutes LION STORY: Lion is an incredible real-life story of Saroo Brierley, a 5-year-old Indian boy, who gets separated from his poor…

Guardians - The Superheroes Movie Review

Guardians – The Superheroes Movie Review

CAST: Anton Pampushnyy, Sanzhar Madiyev, Sebastien Sisak, Alina Lanina, Stanislav Shirin DIRECTION: Sarik Andreasyan GENRE: Action DURATION: 1 hour 29 minutes STORY: Superheroes-in-retirement band together to take down their own evil creator. REVIEW: Take a bowlful of The Avengers, add a teaspoon of the Fantastic Four and sprinkle some X-Men…

Logan Movie Review

Logan Movie Review

CAST: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Dafne Keen DIRECTION: James Mangold GENRE: Action DURATION: 2 hours 21 minutes LOGAN STORY: Set in 2029, the film begins at a time when mutants are on the verge of extinction, Charles Xavier’s (Sir Patrick Stewart) school doesn’t exist anymore and he along with Logan…

Patriots Day Movie Review

Patriots Day Movie Review

CAST: Mark Wahlberg, Michelle Monaghan, Alex Wolff, Themo Melikidze, J.K. Simmons DIRECTION: Peter Berg GENRE: Thriller DURATION:2 hours 13 minutes STORY: On April 15, 2013, two bombs exploded near the finish line of the annual Boston Marathon, killing three and injuring hundreds of people. The film chronicles the terror attack…

Life Movie Review

Life Movie Review

CAST: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds, Hiroyuki Sanada, Ariyon Bakare, Olga Dihovichnaya DIRECTION: Daniel Espinosa GENRE: Sci-Fi DURATION: 1 hour 43 minutes STORY: A six-member crew aboard the International Space Station makes one of the most important discoveries in human history – finding life on Mars. However, this alien…

The Salesman Movie Review

The Salesman Movie Review

CAST: Shahab Hosseini, Taraneh Alidoosti DIRECTION: Asghar Farhadi GENRE: Drama DURATION: 2 hours 3 minutes THE SALESMAN STORY: Rana is assaulted in her new home, and while the attack exhausts her physically and emotionally, it is her husband Emad who spends sleepless nights toiling away in search of her faceless…