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.

A Cure For Wellness - Movie Review

A Cure for Wellness – A confusing yet interesting storyline

April 14, 2019

Director Gore Verbinski’s psychological horror thriller “A Cure for Wellness” is an intelligent thriller with an interesting plotline. The film keeps the suspense for long, as we wonder about the goals of the story – which may or may not be answered in the end. At least, when you’re watching a film from the director […]

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Winchester Movie Starring Helen Mirren

Winchester (2018) – Fun to watch but not scary

March 6, 2019

Based on the Winchester Mystery House, one of the most haunted mansions in North America, the film ‘Winchester’ directed by the Spierig Brothers fairly entertaining but doesn’t have a compelling script to make it scary. It is more like a drama that is fun to watch but doesn’t have enough substance we usually look forward […]

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Tiger House - Movie Review

Tiger House (2015) – Movie Review

February 17, 2019

Thomas Daley directed ‘Tiger House’ is a fast-paced home-invasion film and an entertaining one, even though it is generic and predictable. Kaya Scodelario stars in this low-profile but indeed good enough for a DVD release. One thing we must appreciate about the film is its plotline, performance and some attempt towards character development. ‘Tiger House’ […]

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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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