Black Panther

The first Marvel movie of the year, Black Panther has been much anticipated by fans around the globe. A continuation of the story that started in Captain America: Civil War, this film follows Prince T’Challa (the Black Panther) as he ascends to become King of Wakanda. This will be a spoiler-free review. Synopsis The film […]

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The Greatest Showman

“Ladies and Gents, this is the moment you’ve waited for…” Again, apologies for the delay. With school starting up again I’ve fallen a little behind on my reviews, but I hope this is enlightening nonetheless. This will be a spoiler-free review of The Greatest Showman. Synopsis The Greatest Showman is a musical film that tells […]

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Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Synopsis Wow, what a movie! I saw Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle on Tuesday night, and I’m still revelling in how incredible it was. A fantastic comedy/adventure, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle delivers fast-paced action and humor through a hilarious and endearing cast in a plot that was well-planned, enjoyably predictable, and easy to follow. […]

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Bright

For quite some time I have eagerly anticipated Bright, a Netflix original that was released last Friday, 22 December. It is an urban fantasy police thriller comedy/drama (yes, quite a blend of genres) about two Los Angeles police officers – human Officer Daryl Ward (Will Smith) and orc Officer Nick Jakoby (Joel Edgerton) – who […]

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Collateral Beauty

Collateral Beauty, starring Will Smith, came to theaters about a year ago. When I first saw the trailers, I was intrigued, but never found time to sit down and watch it. So when I was strapped into a plane for eleven hours with nothing to do and I saw Collateral Beauty pop up on the […]

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Murder on the Orient Express

I now realize that writing a spoiler-free review on a murder mystery is exceptionally difficult. How do I say what was good about the film while avoiding any mention of who the murderer is, what their motive is, and how the plot thickens? The answer, in short, is that I can’t. I will discuss the […]

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Hacksaw Ridge

After some consideration, I have decided I’m going to do something new. In addition to poetry, stories, and blogging, I’m going to write book and movie reviews on my website as well. I will generally keep these reviews spoiler-free, and of course I will give a spoiler alert beforehand if I do discuss specific plot […]

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