A 21st Century Prophecy: Vox Lux Review

The Childhood of a Leader, a film showed us how fascist regimes have spread so rampantly they’ve lost all control and sense of reality, was a solid beginning for the type of filmmaking director Brady Corbet seems to want to explore.  The last moments of Childhood of a Leader are insanely intense, featuring a swirling camera … Continue reading A 21st Century Prophecy: Vox Lux Review

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Why Mission Impossible: Fallout Succeeds yet Disappoints

Mission Impossible: Fallout is the year’s most beautifully made film. Christopher McQuarrie's direction is air tight, the score by Lorne Balfe is John Williams level good, Tom Cruise is flawless and as commendable as ever, and Rob Hardy's cinematography is Oscar worthy. That being said, it’s unfortunately one of the most painfully obvious spy thrillers … Continue reading Why Mission Impossible: Fallout Succeeds yet Disappoints

Why I Loved Darren Aronofsky’s ‘mother!’

The opening of 'mother!' should tell you enough about what you’re about to witness for the next 2 hours. It's filled with unrelenting and downright disgusting visuals that will make you question everything you have seen. There’s no subtlety in it. It’s weird. It’s unapologetically in your face. If that doesn’t get you prepared for it, nothing … Continue reading Why I Loved Darren Aronofsky’s ‘mother!’