Introduction. The Lion King is a 1994 American animated musical film directed by Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff and is the 32nd Disney film of its nature. The plot centres on Simba (Matthew Broderick), a lion who alongside his long-time friends in Timon, Pumba, Rafiki and Nala is on a quest to assume his throne […]Read More X-MASS SPECIAL; THE LION KING (1994) RETRO-REVIEW.
Introduction. A Christmas Story is a 1983 Christmas comedy film directed by Bob Clark, best known for films such as ‘Murder by Decree’ and ‘Tribute’. Based on a semi-fictional anecdote by author Jean Shepherd, the plot centres on a nine-year-old in Ralphie Parker (Peter Billingsley) and his quest to convince his parents into getting him […]Read More X-MASS SPECIAL; A CHRISTMAS STORY (1983) RETRO-REVIEW.
Introduction. Fever Pitch is a 2005 American romantic comedy film directed by the Farrelly brothers and is a remake of a 1997 film bearing the same name which was adapted from a 1992 book by Nick Hornby, also bearing the same name. Starring Drew Barrymore and Jimmy Fallon as Lindsey Meeks and Ben Wrightman respectively, […]Read More FEVER PITCH (2005) MOVIE REVIEW.
Introduction. Batman is a 1989 American superhero movie directed by Tim Burton and produced by Jon Peters and Peter Guber. Based on characters affiliated to D.C Comics, the plot centers around an eccentric genius billionaire in Bruce Wayne (Michael Keaton) who dons a bat-themed costume to fight crime orchestrated by the villainous Joker (Jack Nicholson). […]Read More BATMAN (1989) RETRO MOVIE REVIEW.
Introduction. The Nutcracker and the Four Realms is an American fantasy adventure film directed by Lasse Hallstrom and Joe Johnston and is a reiteration of two short stories in “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King” and Marius Petipa’s The Nutcracker. The story follows the magical adventures of a young girl in Klara (Mackenzie Foy) as […]Read More THE NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS (2018) MOVIE REVIEW.
Introduction. Halloween is a 2018 American slasher horror movie written and directed by David Gordon Green. This is the 11th installment to the Halloween film series and a direct sequel to the 1978 original film bearing the same name. The plot pivots on the troubles of Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis) and her family as […]Read More HALLOWEEN (2018) MOVIE REVIEW.
Introduction. Bad Times at the El Royale is a 2018 thriller motion-picture written, produced and directed by Drew Goddard. Starring an ensemble cast consisting of Jeff Bridges, John Hamm, Dakota Johnson and Chris Hemsworth, the movie is set in the early 1970’s and follows a group of seven secretive strangers who lock horns in one […]Read More BAD TIMES AT THE EL ROYALE (2018) MOVIE REVIEW.
Introduction. First Man is a 2018 American biographical drama film directed by Damien Chazelle and is based on the book ‘First Man; The Life of Neil A. Armstrong’. Starring Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong, the plot follows the various events that characterized the Apollo program; a set of space missions backed by the U.S government […]Read More FIRST MAN (2018) MOVIE REVIEW.
Introduction. Matilda is a 1996 American fantasy comedy film directed by actor cum film-maker Danny DeVito best known for movies such as ‘Hoffa’ and ‘Death to Smoochy’. Based on a book of the same name by Roahl Dahl, the plot revolves around a genius girl in Matilda (Mara Wilson) and her efforts to turn the […]Read More MATILDA (1996) RETRO REVIEW.
Introduction. A Star Is Born is a 2018 American musical romantic drama movie produced and directed by actor extraordinaire Bradley Cooper and is a remake of a 1930’s film bearing the same name. Consisting of a star-studded leading cast of Bradley Cooper as Jackson Maine and Lady Gaga as Ally, it follows the ups and […]Read More A STAR IS BORN (2018) MOVIE REVIEW.