Review: Thor: Ragnarok

  Within ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ is two films not just narratively, but in terms of style and tone. The first has a theatrical intimacy, an emotionally potent view of its central characters, especially Hulk, that excels in the quiet moments  with witty humour and brilliant comedic performances. The other is an attempt at an epic, inter-dimensional … Continue reading Review: Thor: Ragnarok

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Review: Knight of Cups

Films from Terrence Malik are certainly a niche but Knight of Cups is a particularly hollow insight into a man's life and search for renewed hope, suggesting little emotive connection but more an incoherent rambling of experiences, and though I understand Malik's decision to use a dream like structure to portray this overall message and thematic … Continue reading Review: Knight of Cups

Oscar Predictions: Actress

Academy Award for Best Actress Nominees: Cate Blanchett (Carol) Brie Larson (Room) Jennifer Lawrence (Joy) Charlotte Rampling (45 Years) Saoirse Ronan (Brooklyn) Predicted Winner: Brie Larson This is the easiest category to predict, possibly even more definite than Leonardo DiCaprio winning Best Actor. Brie Larson will win Best Actress, and it would take a total … Continue reading Oscar Predictions: Actress

Oscar Predictions: Supporting Actress

Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Nominees: Jennifer Jason Leigh (The Hateful Eight) Rooney Mara (Carol) Rachel McAdams (Spotlight) Alicia Vikander (The Danish Girl) Kate Winslet (Steve Jobs) Predicted Winner: Alicia Vikander This was an extremely difficult decision. And really I feel like there is 3 potential winners of this category. Sadly Jennifer Jason Leigh … Continue reading Oscar Predictions: Supporting Actress