Belfast – Movie Review

Belfast, written and directed by Kenneth Branagh is a beautiful but not without fault semi-autobiographical film that explores a wonderful childhood disrupted by conflict. Starring Jude Hill, Caitríona Balfe, Jamie Dornan, Ciarán Hinds, and Dame Judi Dench, Belfast is for sure going to be heavily nominated this awards season. Despite this, a few others likeContinue reading “Belfast – Movie Review”

DUNE – Movie Review

DUNE written by Jon Spaihts, Eric Roth, and Denis Villeneuve who also directed the film is a film that everyone should see on the biggest screen they possibly can. Based on what is often considered to be the greatest science-fiction novel of all time, DUNE by Frank Herbert follows the story of Paul Atreides, theContinue reading “DUNE – Movie Review”

The Last Duel-Movie Review

The Last Duel, directed by Ridley Scott and written by Nicole Holofcener, Ben Affleck, and Matt Damon follows the story surrounding the last judicial duel in France, a fight to the death between, Sir Jean de Carrouges and squire Jacques le Gris after de Carrouges’s wife, Maguerite accuses his former friend of rape. Based onContinue reading “The Last Duel-Movie Review”

Casablanca (1942) | Cinemallennials

On today’s episode of Cinemallennials, I’ll be talking with my girlfriend Alex about one of the most influential, romantic, and anti-fascist films of all time, the unconquerable Casablanca. Films like Star Wars, Indiana Jones, and Space Jam 2 as well as Disney World’s former greatest ride, The Great Movie Ride have all referenced or haveContinue reading “Casablanca (1942) | Cinemallennials”

The Green Knight – Movie Review

The Green Knight written and directed by David Lowery is a film that ultimately let me down. As someone who’s life has been influenced by Arthurian legends and their honorable and brave deeds I had high hopes for the A24 medieval fantasy. While a visionary work of art evoking the medieval realities of straddling bothContinue reading “The Green Knight – Movie Review”

The Wizard of Oz (1939) | Cinemallennials

In this episode, I talked with German film director, and host of Lars Henriks Podcast International, Lars Henriks about a film that truly needs no introduction, The Wizard of Oz (1939). While most Americans are introduced to the wonderful land of Oz very early on in their cinematic lives as it is one of the mostContinue reading “The Wizard of Oz (1939) | Cinemallennials”

Planet of the Apes (1968) | Cinemallennials

On today’s episode of Cinemallennials I talked with my cousin Devon about the 1968 science fiction classic, Planet of the Apes, directed by Franklin J. Schaffner and starring Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, and Kim Hunter. Planet of the Apes follows the story of a crew of astronauts that crash land on a planet 300 millionContinue reading “Planet of the Apes (1968) | Cinemallennials”

The Great Escape (1963) | Cinemallennials

On today’s episode of Cinemallennials, I talked with James Wilson about the 1963 World War II film, The Great Escape directed by John Sturges and starring both British and Hollywood legends Steve McQueen, Richard Attenborough, James Garner, Charles Bronson, and Donald Pleasance. The Great Escape follows the story of a group of allied prisoners duringContinue reading “The Great Escape (1963) | Cinemallennials”

The Seventh Seal (1957) | Cinemallennials

On this episode of Cinemallennials I talked with Oisín Ó Ruacháinn about Ingmar Bergman’s 1957 allegorical masterpiece, The Seventh Seal, a personal favorite of mine and is often considered to be one of the all-time greatest films ever made. The Seventh Seal launched Bergman’s reputation as a world-class director, ushered in a new era of theContinue reading “The Seventh Seal (1957) | Cinemallennials”