The Northman – Movie Review

The Northman written by Robert Eggers and Sjón follows the story of Amleth, a Norse prince who is Hel-bent on avenging his father’s death and his mother’s kidnapping. Despite being visually entrancing with its attention to the minutiae of the Norse world, cinematography and overall atmosphere, The Northman fails in translating the themes that are embedded into the story. #TheNorthman

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”

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 Great Dictator (1940) | Cinemallennials

On today’s episode, I am joined by Logan and Brayden from the Absolutely Gobsmacked Podcast who picked Charlie Chaplin’s 1940 satiric triumph, The Great Dictator. From his loveable character of The Tramp to his themes of intertwining tragedy and humanist compassion in films like The Kid, Modern Times, City Lights, The Immigrant, and The GoldContinue reading “The Great Dictator (1940) | Cinemallennials”

Godzilla (1954) | Cinemallennials

On today’s episode, I talked with Izzy from Be Kind Rewind, her YouTube channel where she explores Hollywood history, women in film, and general film studies. Izzy picked the original 1954 Godzilla just in time for the newest chapter in the longest running franchise in film history, Godzilla vs. Kong that comes out today internationallyContinue reading “Godzilla (1954) | Cinemallennials”

Made In Italy – Movie Review

Made In Italy written by James D’Arcy follows the story of estranged father and son, Jack and Robert played by Liam Neeson and his real-life son Micheál Richardson on a journey to sell their house in the beautiful rolling hills of Tuscany. However, the likelihood of that house being sold with it’s the owners’ lack ofContinue reading “Made In Italy – Movie Review”

The High Note – Movie Review

The High Note written by Flora Greeson and directed by Nisha Ganatra follows the story of Maggie Sherwood,  played by Dakota Johnson, an assistant to music superstar, Grace Davis, played by Tracee Ellis Ross. Maggie whose whole life has been centered around music and her boss, dreams of becoming a producer and tries to finallyContinue reading “The High Note – Movie Review”

The Last Full Measure – Movie Review

Please check out my review of The Last Full Measure a film that looks at the story of the men who wished to honor the heroic life of the man that saved their lives as well as the effects of the Vietnam War had on those who suffered and those who still suffer from it.Continue reading “The Last Full Measure – Movie Review”