Mank (2020)

Director: David FincherWriter: Jack FincherStarring: Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried, and more. The Intro:It took awhile for me to catch this one. I intended to watch it when it came out, but it did not get exactly rave reviews. Obviously with the Oscars coming soon and “Mank” getting the big nomination for Best Picture, it was […]

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

Director: Aaron SorkinWriter: Aaron SorkinStarring: Eddie Redmayne, Alex Sharp, Sacha Baron Cohen, Jeremy Strong, John Carroll Lynch, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Mark Rylance, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Frank Lengella, and more. The Intro:Oscar season has begun! Making a strong case is the new Netflix exclusive, “The Trial of the Chicago 7.” This film tells the story involving the […]

Fractured (RR) (2019)

Director: Brad AndersonWriter: Alan B. McElroyStarring: Sam Worthington, Lily Rabe, Lucy Capri, Stephen Tobolowsky, Ajoa Andoh, and more. Requested review from Alexis Carrion! The Intro:I remember seeing this title pop up in 2019 and it seemed interesting to me but it slipped through the cracks and I never got the chance to see it. However, […]

The Devil All the Time (2020)

Director: Antonio CamposWriter/s: Antonio Campos, Paulo Campos, Donald Ray PollockStarring: Tom Holland, Robert Pattinson, Eliza Scanlen, Bill Skarsgård, Haley Bennett, Riley Keough, Harry Melling, Sebastian Stan, Jason Clarke, and more. The Intro:Hoooooo boy, I have been excited for this one for a little bit. Here I tackle the Netflix exclusive, “The Devil All the Time” […]

The Old Guard (2020)

Director: Gina Prince-Bythewood Writer/s: Greg Rucka, Leandro Fernandez Starring: Charlize Theron, KiKi Layne, Matthias Schoenaerts, Marwan Kenzari, Luca Marinelli, Chiwetel Ejiofor, and more. The Intro: Listen, you do not have to sell me on an action flick starring Charlize Theron. Between “Kubo and the Two Strings”, “Mad Max”, “Atomic Blonde”, “Hancock”, and so much more, […]

The Lovebirds (2020)

Director: Michael Showalter Writer/s: Aaron Abrams, Brendan Gall, Martin Gero Starring: Kumail Nanjiani, Issa Rae, Anna Camp, Paul Sparks, and more. The Intro: So what do ya’ll think? Can “The Lovebirds” be a Trolls success story by going to Netflix and find some life there or is it just a dud? Who knows… But what […]

The Irishman (2019)

Director: Martin Scorsese Writer/s: Steven Zaillian (screenplay), Charles Brandt (book) Starring: Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci, Ray Romano, and more. The Intro: It is always scary for myself when I experience a roller coaster ride of a hype train prior to seeing a film. My early expectations were so high that once more […]

Marriage Story (2019)

Director: Noah Baumbach Writer: Noah Baumbach Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Adam Driver, Laura Dern, and more. The Intro: “Marriage Story.” Quite possibly one of the most shockingly good films I have watched this year. I say this from the perspective that I would have never expected to enjoy a Netflix movie styled like this and also […]

Oberrated Quick Study August 2018

Full Reviews Done This Month: Crazy Rich Asians (2018) Eighth Grade (2018) Quicksilver (1986) Quick Study Topics: The Captive (2014) Emelie (2016) Enemy (2013) Escape Plan 2: Hades (2018) Father of the Year (2018) Locke (2013) The Raid: Redemption (2011) The Raid 2 (2014) The Captive (2014) — Director: Atom Egoyan Oberrating: 6/10 Another A24 […]

Oberrated Quick Study July 2018

HELLO EVERYONE!!! Everyone still there? Is this Quick Study working? I’m still deciding if I want to keep this Quick Study thing going so please send some feedback if you’re still interested in this kind of thing. Otherwise, hello friends! July was a fun month. Plenty of big ticket films were released and I visited […]