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.

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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Malayalam movie 'Lilli' starring Samyuktha Menon

“Lilli” movie review: An impressive Malayalam thriller

December 23, 2018

Director Prasobh Vijayan’s Indian regional (Malayalam language) survival thriller “Lilli” is bloody, visceral and unconventional, painting an unsurpassable power of woman. Starring Samyuktha Menon in the title character, “Lilli” is one of those movies which is pretty much clear from the beginning that it’s going to be violent. The film follows a pregnant lady who […]

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The Devil Inside (2012) – Movie Review

December 23, 2018

In Italy, a woman visits religious experts, exorcists and psychiatrists to understand the real difference between possession and mental illness, while trying to discover what happened to her mother (now in a mental hospital), who allegedly murdered three people during her own exorcism. “The Devil Inside” follows a woman Isabella who is documenting her journey […]

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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

French 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 but a decent one in the specific subgenre. […]

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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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