The Post Review

What I assume will be my last belated review from 2017, The Post was one of the more politically motivated (and dividing) films of the year. Directed by Steven Spielberg, The Post focuses on American newspaper publisher Katherine Graham (Meryl Streep), who recently inherited ownership of the Washington Post. Graham works feverishly with editor Ben Bradlee (Tom Hanks) in an attempt to play catch-up with … Continue reading The Post Review

The Circle Review

The Circle is a tremendously messy film that severely lacks in intelligence and wit. The film stars Emma Watson as Mae, a young girl who gets an entry level position at a powerful technology company called The Circle. Very quickly, Mae gets involved in The Circle’s groundbreaking technological experiments that test the limits of public privacy (similar to corporations like Google or Facebook). As her notoriety … Continue reading The Circle Review

Sully Review

Sully is another blockbuster drama directed and produced by Clint Eastwood. It soars as high as I`d expect an Eastwood film too and contains a pleasant array of great acting and directing. The film stars Tom Hanks as Chesley Sullenberger, the American airline captain who was forced to make an emergency water landing in the Hudson River. Everyone aboard Flight 1549 survived the landing, many … Continue reading Sully Review