My Golden Days (“Trois Souvenirs De Ma Jeunesse”)

My Golden Days (“Trois Souvenirs De Ma Jeunesse”) | Directed By: Arnaud Desplechin | Rating: 8/11 | My Golden Days (“Trois Souvenirs De Ma Jeunesse”) is undoubtedly French and deeply nostalgic. Director Arnaud Desplechin, who is known as “the Frenchest of French directors,” returns to the character of Paul Dedalus (Mathieu Amalric) who first appeared in My Sex Life…Or How I Got […]

The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar

The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar | Rating: 7.2 / 11 | Revisiting Pride Rock was an exciting yet terrifying idea when the poster for The Lion Guard appeared outside Radio Disney end of last year. What did this mean? Who is that young lion cub? Why does he have a tattoo? Are any of the original characters involved? […]

A War

A War | Directed By: Tobias Lindholm | Rating: 10/11 | A War follows company commander Claus A. Pedersen (Pilou Asbaek) as he and his men attempt to protect an Afghan province from the constant threat of the Taliban. A harrowing opening scene immediately sets the danger that Pedersen and his men are in, and is easily one of the most […]

The Diary of a Teenage Girl

The Diary of a Teenage Girl | Rating: 10/11 | Based on the graphic novel The Diary of a Teenage Girl: An Account in Words and Pictures by Phoebe Gloeckner, writer and director Marielle Heller’s cinematic take on the novel is surprisingly refreshing. In the first few minutes of the film, this coming-of-age story takes its audience back to 1976 San Francisco, […]

Walt Disney Short Films Collections

Walt Disney Animation Studios: Short Films Collection | Rating: 7.9 / 11 | It’s hard to give a rating to a collection of works as some shine more brightly than others, but as a whole the Walt Disney Short Films Collection doesn’t entirely satisfy. While these twelve shorts do include a little something for everyone, that leaves plenty of room […]

Mr Holmes

Mr. Holmes | Directed By: Bill Condon | Rating: 8/11 | Being a fan of all things Sherlock, the plot of this movie was no foreign concept. However, the execution came as a shock. You see, in the world of Sherlock Holmes we know he retires to the English countryside to effectively become a beekeeper. But actually watching Sir Ian […]

Mortdecai

Mortdecai | Blu-Ray + Digital HD | Rating: 7.7 / 11 | There isn’t always budget to appropriately market every film’s release, and sometimes a cult gem sneaks by unseen by the majority of the nation. This just might be the case with Mortdecai, a modern slapstick comedy of a spy film featuring an unbelievably talented cast (Johnny Depp, Evan […]