The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

Released: May 2, 2014. Directed by: Marc Webb. Starring: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx. Runtime: 142 min. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 proves you can only have as many as three villains in a film to have the narrative still remain coherent. The tightly packed narrative makes the film have minor pacing issues – but … Continue reading The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)


Saving Mr. Banks (2013)

Released: December 20, 2013. Directed by: John Lee Hancock. Starring: Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson, Annie Rose Buckley. Runtime: 125 min. Many might fear that a biography film made by Disney might feel too Disney, like the way they handle their sports films - a bit cheesy but still entertaining. (It's great that director John Lee … Continue reading Saving Mr. Banks (2013)

12 Years a Slave (2013)

Released: November 8, 2013. Directed by: Steve McQueen. Starring: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch. Runtime: 134 min. Imagine you're at home enjoying your life as a free black man in upstate New York. Your beautiful wife and kids go away for two weekends, and when two men approach you with an opportunity to make … Continue reading 12 Years a Slave (2013)

The Truman Show (1998) Review

The Truman ShowRelease Date: June 5, 1998Director: Peter WeirStars: Jim Carrey, Laura Linney, Ed Harris                                             Runtime: 103 minTagline: On the air. Unaware.Truman Burbank (Jim Carrey) is a friendly and charismatic simpleton. He’s also the … Continue reading The Truman Show (1998) Review