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.

Going in Style - Movie Review

Going in Style – A feel-good ‘heist’ comedy film

February 10, 2019

Oscar winners Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Alan Arkin make this comedy ‘Going in Style’ a must-watch, as we love these supremely talented actors, and of course in a story that talks about everlasting friendship and the happiness we share with our loved ones. ‘Going in Style’ is one of those films that brings a […]

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Gun City - A Netflix Crime Drama - Movie Review

Gun City – A crime drama set in 1920s Spain

February 9, 2019

Netflix’s 2018 crime drama ‘Gun City’ (original title – La sombra de la ley) is a good Spanish film we have seen in recent times. The film that has won three Goya Awards, including Artistic Direction and Best Cinematography (Josu Inchaustegui), follows characters in a chaotic 1920s Spain, when the country was reeling under corruption […]

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Forgotten - Korean Thriller -Netflix Movie REVIEW

FORGOTTEN (2017) – Korean Mystery Thriller (Must Watch)

February 3, 2019

Directed by Jang Hang-ju, the South Korean mystery thriller film ‘Forgotten’ (original title – Gi-eok-ui bam) follows the bonding between two brothers that starts to break after one gets kidnapped – and returns with no memory of the past 19 days. FORGOTTEN is probably one of the finest movies I have watched recently. Such a […]

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Mona (2012) – Film Review

Mona (2012) – Latvian cinema review

February 1, 2019

Latvian filmmaker Inara Kolmane’s MONA is an artistic take on the everyday life and human psyche of a very small countryside town in Latvia, where it seems the only profession one can really have is in fact in and around a slaughter house. The Spanish-language film follows MONA a young vibrant lady yet the settings […]

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Mads Mikkelsen starrer Netflix action film POLAR

Polar (2019) – Netflix’s hyper-violent action adventure

January 27, 2019

Mads Mikkelsen starrer new Netflix original action flick ‘Polar’ has everything from sex, guns, brutality to just enough drama you need in a blood-splattered action film. Netflix already has its 2019 opening shot with ‘Close’, but with ‘Polar’ it now has a gorier action film after last year’s super successful ultra-bloodshed action fest ‘The Night […]

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‘Animas’ – Spanish Psychological Thriller Review on Cinecelluloid

‘Animas’ – Spanish Psychological Thriller (Review)

January 27, 2019

Now available for streaming on Netflix, ‘Animas’ is a Spanish psychological thriller that follows a teen who is having eerie vision of a woman figure. Things become strange and weird with persistent spooky sights, as she struggles to cope with reality and a nightmarish world. Spanish psychological thriller ‘Animas’ written and directed by Laura Alvea […]

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Dismissed (2017) - Movie Review

Dismissed (2017) – Movie Review

January 17, 2019

In “Dismissed”, a bright student stalks his high school English teacher to obtain grade A in the subject. With a history of mental imbalance, it seems he can go to any extent to get what he wants.  “Dismissed” follows a studious school kid Lucas Ward, who is hell bent to get what he wants. He […]

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A Twelve Year Night - 2018 - Movie Review - Cinecelluloid

A Twelve-Year Night (2018) – Movie Review

December 31, 2018

Historical drama “A Twelve-Year Night” follows the 12-year long incarceration of Jose “Pepe” Mujica and two other members of Tupamaro movement, who were jailed by the Uruguay’s military dictatorship from 1972 to 1985. Originally titled in Spanish as “La noche de 12 años”, “A Twelve Year Night” has Won the Best Film at the Cairo […]

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When Angels Sleep - Netflix Film Review - On Cinecelluloid

When Angels Sleep (2018) – Netflix Movie Review

December 29, 2018

Spanish thriller ‘When Angels Sleep’ – originally titled ‘Cuando los ángeles duermen’ follows a tired businessman German, dejected for missing her daughter’s birthday party because of office work, accidentally hits a woman with his car that starts a series of nightmarish events. Writer-Director Gonzalo Bendala’s thriller ‘When Angels Sleep’ narrates the ordeal and horror a […]

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'Bird Box' movie - Directed by Susanne Bier

Bird Box – Netflix Thriller is Unsettling, Scary and Emotional

December 25, 2018

Sandra Bullock starrer ‘Bird Box’ is yet another high on concept, gripping sci-fi thriller based on a post-apocalyptic world where the humankind is terrorized by some unseen monster that haunts if you sight anything outside. The first thing you remember in the first few minutes of ‘Bird Box’ is the Emily Blunt and John Krasinski […]

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