Review: The Gentlemen

THE STORY An American expat tries to sell off his highly profitable marijuana empire in London, triggering plots, schemes, bribery and blackmail in an attempt to steal his domain out from under him. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2B0RpUGss2c THE GOOD One would think that living many years near English royalty wouldn't lead you to a career built on examining … Continue reading Review: The Gentlemen

Review: The Lighthouse

THE STORY Two lighthouse keepers try to maintain their sanity while living on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hyag7lR8CPA THE GOOD Getting any film made is difficult. Getting your first film made which is a horror story with few jump scares and comprised of unknown actors who speak in an … Continue reading Review: The Lighthouse

REVIEW: Knives Out

THE STORY A detective investigates the death of a patriarch of an eccentric, combative family. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sL-9Khv7wa4 THE INTRODUCTION Director Rian Johnson loves a good mystery. Throughout his diverse and eclectic career, the genre has been present in one form or another, from a teenager investigating the disappearance of his ex-girlfriend to a young girl looking … Continue reading REVIEW: Knives Out

Review: 1917

THE STORY Two young British soldiers during the First World War are given an impossible mission: deliver a message deep in enemy territory that will stop 1,600 men, and one of the soldiers' brothers, from walking straight into a deadly trap. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UcmZN0Mbl04 THE GOOD For all the fan disappointment, critical backlash and production issues that … Continue reading Review: 1917

RESEÑA: Proyecto Géminis

LA HISTORIA Un asesino a punto de retirarse se enfrenta un clon más joven de si mismo. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6orc_lHvJKY LA RESEÑA Ang Lee es un director particularmente interesante. Indudablemente talentoso, el cineasta tiende a saltar entre diferentes géneros con diversos grados de éxito, desde dramas de menor escala como Brokeback Mountain, hasta épicos de acción llenos … Continue reading RESEÑA: Proyecto Géminis

REVIEW: Gemini Man

THE STORY An over-the-hill hitman faces off against a younger clone of himself. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6orc_lHvJKY THE REVIEW Ang Lee is a particularly interesting director. Undoubtedly talented, the auteur tends to jump between different genres with varying degrees of success, from smaller scale dramas like Brokeback Mountain, to fantastical action epics such as Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon … Continue reading REVIEW: Gemini Man

RESEÑA: Rambo: Last Blood

LA HISTORIA Rambo debe confrontar su pasado y desenterrar sus despiadadas habilidades de combate para vengarse en una misión final. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4vWg5yJuWfs LA RESEÑA Sylvester Stallone siempre ha sido un artista admirable ante mis ojos, ya que comparte algunos de los rasgos de personalidad más notables de sus papeles más famosos (no, no las matanzas… creo) … Continue reading RESEÑA: Rambo: Last Blood