Review – Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

Tom Cruise is back in action, but with slightly less magic from the first outing.     Jack Reacher: Never Go Back is an adrenaline-pumping addition to Tom Cruise’s action-packed thriller repertoire. This is yet another untamed journey, with surprises around every corner, never a dull moment materializing. However, despite its…

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Deadpool: The Wittiness and Flamboyance of Ryan Reynolds

Deadpool is a unique departure from Marvel’s and DC’s earlier Superhero pictures. Unlike the gritty and intense atmosphere of the movies in the Spiderman or Batman franchises, it focuses less on the typically serious, dramatic comic book hero. Instead, there is richness in levity–featuring zany comedy, gleeful puns, crude humor,…

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Crimson Peak: A tale of fear, darkness and love

From Director Guillermo Del Toro, the creative force behind films such as as Blade 2, Hellboy and most notably Pan’s Labyrinth, comes Crimson Peak, an elusive, moving and haunting tale set in the early years of the 20th century. The story of Crimson Peak centers on a young woman named…

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‘Youth’ – All the hallmarks of a true masterpiece

Six-time Oscar winning British icon Michael Caine delivers an exquisite performance in this eloquent story filled with elaborate sets, lighting, drool-worthy cinematography along with moving and alluring dialogue. Directed by Paolo Sorrentino, the film Youth is about a famous, retired orchestra conductor and composer named Fred Ballinger (Michael Caine) who…

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