Tag Archive: Octavia Spencer

Green Book (2018)

Green Book (2018) Inspired by a True Friendship New York City, 1962, hard-edge bouncer Frank ‘Tony Lip’ Vallelonga (Viggo Mortensen) is fresh out of a job when the nightclub he works at temporarily… Continue reading

Instant Family (2018)

Instant Family (2018) Just add chaos, laughter, awkwardness, mistakes, love. Every so often a film comes along that warms your heart and makes you feel all mushy inside — Instant Family is one… Continue reading

The Shape of Water (2017)

The Shape of Water (2017) A Fairy Tale for Troubled Times Ever wondered what would happen if the Creature from the Black Lagoon hooked up with a leading lady (or in this case,… Continue reading

Gifted (2017)

Gifted (2017) How do you create an ordinary life for an extraordinary girl? After winning over audiences with the smart romantic-comedy 500 Days of Summer (2009), promising director Marc Webb got a little… Continue reading

Hidden Figures (2016)

Hidden Figures (2016) Meet the women you don’t know, behind the mission you do. If you’re ready for an inspirational, feel-good experience, then the biographical drama Hidden Figures is the movie for you.… Continue reading

Allegiant (2016)

Allegiant (2016) The truth lies beyond. If you’ve been following my ramblings thus far, you probably already know that I actually enjoyed the first couple of chapters in Veronica Roth’s young adult movie… Continue reading

Zootopia (2016)

Zootopia (2016) Welcome to the urban jungle Imagine a world where animals of all shapes and sizes lived in harmony (both predators and prey), in a place that catered for their individual needs… Continue reading

Insurgent (2015)

Insurgent (2015) One Choice Can Destroy You Marketed as a close relation to Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games franchise, Insurgent — the second installment of Veronica Roth’s Divergent series — boasts a significantly… Continue reading