The Father (2020)

Director: Florian ZellerWriter/s: Christopher Hampton, Florian ZellerStarring: Anthony Hopkins, Olivia Colman, and more. The Intro:Not only did “The Father” fly under my radar for Best Picture at the Oscars, but it flew under my radar as a film in general. I did not know much about the film going into my view, but the closer […]

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 […]

Parasite (2019)

Director: Bong Joon HoWriter/s: Bong Joon Ho, Jin Won HanStarring: Kang-ho Song, Sun-kyun Lee, Yeo-Jeong Jo, Woo-sik Choi, So-dam Park, Jeong-eun Lee, Hye-jin Jang, and more. The Intro:“Parasite” busted onto the scene and into my focus after a huge social media boom once it hit film festivals and ultimately, the public eye. Unfortunately I missed […]

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 […]

Jojo Rabbit (2019)

Director: Taika Waititi Writer/s: Taika Waititi Starring: Roman Griffin Davis, Thomasin McKenzie, Scarlett Johansson, Taika Waititi, Sam Rockwell, Rebel Wilson, and more. The Intro: You know, “Jojo Rabbit” has been on quite the interesting path in my mind. It began as a “ooo, Taika Waititi doing a satire dramedy? Dope.” To me just straight up […]

1917 (2019)

Director: Sam Mendes Writer/s: Sam Mendes, Krysty Wilson-Cairns Starring: Dean-Charles Chapman, George MacKay, and more. The Intro: We are days before the Oscar nominations as well as knee deep in awards season. With the shorter than usual time until the Oscars, it is kind of funny how one of the award show top contenders has […]