Movie Reviews

Read movie reviews of some of the latest films. You can find both critical comments as well as audience reviews on several movies.

THE LODGERS (MOVIE REVIEW)

The Lodgers (Movie Review) – A Gothic Horror Film

December 3, 2018

The 2017 Brian O’Malley-directed Irish movie “The Lodgers” is a gothic supernatural thriller set in 1920s. It follows two orphaned twins who are confined to their crumbled mansion and bound to live a life with almost no contact with the outside world. Rachel (Charlotte Vega) and her twin brother, Edward (Bill Milner) are bound to […]

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Nothing to Hide (Le Jeu) Netflix Movie

Nothing to Hide (Le Jeu) – Netflix Film Review

December 1, 2018

French drama ‘Nothing to Hide’ (‘Le Jeu’) is a wonderful film giving us some insight how our secrets could spoil relationship, and why in love, as in friendship, somethings are best kept secrets. Starring Cannes winner Suzanne Clément (“Laurence Anyways,” “The Forest”) and Oscar nominee Bérénice Bejo (“The Artist”), this Netflix film ‘Nothing to Hide’ […]

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Savita Damodar Paranjpe: Marathi Thriller (Review)

Savita Damodar Paranjpe: Marathi Thriller (Review)

November 28, 2018

Based on the popular Marathi language play of the same name, “Savita Damodar Paranjpe” is a psychological thriller narrating the story of a woman seeking revenge from a guy who ditched her. But the story has a little twist with supernatural elements.  It is a psychological thriller in which novelist Sharad’s wife Kusum shows strange […]

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Small Town Crime (2017) – Movie Review - Starring Robert Forster and John Hawkes

Small Town Crime (2017) – Movie Review

November 25, 2018

An alcoholic ex-cop when sees a dying woman lying on the roadside, through an act of self-redemption, finds a purpose in his life to track down her killer, but the path is not so easy.  Starring Robert Forster and John Hawkes, this slick thriller follows a disgraced ex-cop Mike Kendall (John Hawkes) who when discovers […]

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The Crew - 2015 French Movie Braqueurs

The Crew (2015) – Netflix – Movie Review

November 19, 2018

Last updated on November 30th, 2018 at 01:47 pmFrench heist thriller “The Crew” (aka Braqueurs) directed by Julien Leclercq is now repackaged and available for streaming on Netflix. The film which has been available in French language for quite some time is now dubbed in English. The film never promises a lot in action or story […]

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Indonesian horror film ‘May the Devil Take You’ - Review

May the Devil Take You – Netflix – Movie Review

November 18, 2018

Indonesian horror film “May the Devil Take You” (original title: ‘Sebelum Iblis Menjemput’) from the director Timo Tjahjanto (“The Night Comes for Us“) is a mixture of all kinds of horror movies. While the movie has many horrifying moments filled with gore and jump scares, it never really comes out strong because of an unimpressive […]

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Outlaw King movie review

Outlaw King Movie Review – Not historically accurate, yet enjoyable

November 14, 2018

David Mackenzie and Netflix’s historical drama the “Outlaw King” is one of those movies which may not be factually accurate yet enjoyable, although falls short of an epic. Chris Pine stars as “Robert the Bruce” in this medieval story of Scotland and England, and primarily follows the First War of Scottish Independence against England. The […]

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The Night Comes for Us – Netflix’s ultra-bloodshed action fest

October 27, 2018

Last updated on November 20th, 2018 at 11:38 pmStraightway, let’s make it clear here that Netflix’s “The Night Comes for Us” is the bloodiest fight movie we have seen lately. Well, while this is an amazing movie, we can only recommend this to those of us who are into this genre and have stomach to […]

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Gurgaon Movie Review

Gurgaon (Movie Review) – Indian neo-noir thriller

October 18, 2018

Last updated on November 21st, 2018 at 12:02 pm Director Shanker Raman brings a supremely talented cast and a realistic dark story based on the modern, yet one of the darkest corner of the Indian national capital region Gurgaon. Located adjacent to India’s capital New Delhi, Gurgaon today is known for high-rise structures, housing scores […]

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ERREMENTARI: THE BLACKSMITH AND THE DEVIL (2018) – Movie Review

October 15, 2018

Last updated on November 21st, 2018 at 12:02 pm Plot The Spanish horror film ERREMENTARI: THE BLACKSMITH AND THE DEVIL, based on Basque folklore, follows a brutal blacksmith who captures and tortures a demon he blames for his misery, but when a trespassing orphan girl – unaware of the danger – releases the demon, they […]

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