Category: 2017

The Greatest Showman

Year: 2017 Directed By: Michael Gracey Cast: Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron, Zendaya, Rebecca Ferguson, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II  Written by Fiona Underhill Perhaps it is fitting to conclude 2017 with a film simultaneously both awful and fantastic. Truly dreadful wigs, bizarre CGI, catchy songs, Zac & Zendaya – ‘The […]

Pitch Perfect 3

Year: 2017 Directed by: Trish Sie Starring: Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Hailee Steinfeld, Brittany Snow, Anna Camp Written by Livia Peterson The Bellas are back for one final time! The ‘Pitch Perfect’ franchise has steadily endured franchise fatigue for the past five years and now their allegedly final tour definitely proved […]

All The Money In The World

Year: 2017 Director: Ridley Scott Starring: Michelle Williams, Christopher Plummer, Mark Wahlberg, Charlie Plummer Written by Jessica Peña What a treat it is to get Ridley Scott’s latest, ‘All the Money in the World,’ in the US on Christmas Day. I found a great deal of adoration in […]

Coco

Year: 2017 Directed by: Lee Unkrich, Adrian Molina (co-director) Starring: Anthony Gonzalez, Gael García Bernal, Benjamin Bratt, Alanna Ubach, Renee Victor, Jaime Camil Written by Jessica Peña Pixar Animation Studios lets us escape once more. It’s easy to relish in the studio’s latest film, ‘Coco,’ which exudes rich, cultural […]

Home Again

Year: 2017 Directed by: Hallie Meyers-Shyer Starring: Reece Witherspoon, Michael Sheen, Candice Bergen, Pico Alexander, Jon Rudnitsky.   Written by Andrew Garrison I wasn’t compelled to see this film, but it seemed wholesome enough to give a chance to. This is one of those films that you see coming […]

Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi

Year: 2017 Directed by: Rian Johnson Starring: Mark Hamill, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Carrie Fisher, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Gwendoline Christie, Domhnall Gleeson, Andy Serkis, Laura Dern, Benicio Del Toro. WRITTEN BY CHRIS GELDERD This 2017 American sci-fi fantasy is written and directed by Rian Johnson and is […]

Last Flag Flying

Year: 2017 (UK: 2018) Director: Richard Linklater Cast: Bryan Cranston, Laurence Fishburne, Steve Carell,  Written by Jessica Peña We can always count on Richard Linklater to project the sincerity of human conversation onto the big screen for the world to marvel at. His unrested love for his characters […]

The Disaster Artist

Year: 2017 Directed by: James Franco Starring: James Franco, Dave Franco, Seth Rogen, Ari Graynor, Alison Brie, Jacki Weaver, Zac Efron.  Written by Sarah Buddery The concept for ‘The Disaster Artist’ isn’t exactly the easiest to explain, especially to those with no prior knowledge of the source material […]

Suburbicon

Year: 2017 Directed by: George Clooney Starring: Matt Damon, Julianne Moore, Noah Jupe, Oscar Isaac Written by Tom Sheffield George Clooney returns to the director’s chair once again for a trip back to the 1950’s in ‘Suburbicon’, which was written by the Coen Brothers. With Matt Damon and […]