Tag Archive: Cate Blanchett

Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle (2018)

Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle (2018) Outcast. Survivor. Legend. On paper it seems like a no-brainer: get Andy ‘Gollum’ Serkis, the most famous and accomplished motion capture actor in history, to direct a… Continue reading

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019)

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) Fly on your own. Find your way home. Can you believe that it’s been almost ten years since DreamWorks Animation’s How to Train Your… Continue reading

Ocean’s 8 (2018)

Ocean’s 8 (2018) Every Con Has Its Pros Admittedly, I’m not really big on heist flicks. I enjoyed Steven Soderbergh’s Ocean’s Eleven (2001) just fine, namely because, back then, it was the auteur’s… Continue reading

Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

Thor: Ragnarok (2017) Thunder Will Reign. According to Norse mythology, Ragnarök refers to the destruction of all things via an apocalyptic, world shattering battle. With that in mind, I was hoping that Thor:… Continue reading

Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience (2016)

Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience (2016) From so simple a beginning. Writer-director Terrence Malick seems to have had a sudden, drastic change in his filmmaking output since the great success of The… Continue reading

The Dinner (2017)

The Dinner (2017) How far would you go … to protect your children? As someone who admires what can be realized through crackling dialogue, minimal locations and a handful of interesting characters, I’m… Continue reading

Carol (2015)

Carol (2015) Some people change your life forever I’m probably in the minority here, so without sounding too brutish, I have to admit that I was expecting a little more from director Todd… Continue reading

Truth (2015)

Truth (2015) Journalism isn’t what is used to be; it’s all about Tweets and celebrity gossip these days with presenters spending more time relaying what President Obama did over the weekend opposed to… Continue reading

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) The Defining Chapter Just over a decade ago audiences were bidding farewell to Middle-earth as director Peter Jackson’s final installment of J.R.R. Tolkien’s The… Continue reading

How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)

How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014) In 2010, How to Train Your Dragon became one of DreamWorks Animation’s biggest moneymakers — raking in almost $500 million worldwide, only falling slightly short of… Continue reading