Tag Archives: Cinematography

The 1900 Island (BBC) Rated NR

Four families choose to live on an island where they live as a turn of the 20th century fishing village. Starring Gavin Davies, Natalie Davies, and Ruby Davies. The BBC is always brilliant at taking ordinary people into the past. … Continue reading

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Unforgiven (1992) Rated R

A retired gunslinger takes on one last job with his old partner and a young wannabe gunslinger. Starring Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, and Morgan Freeman. This is a quintessential Western film. It has everything a classic Western has: a hero, … Continue reading

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The Night Manager (AMC) Rated TV-14

The night manager of a Cairo hotel is recruited to work in an arms dealer’s inner circle. Based on the book by John Le Carré. Starring Hugh Laurie, Tom Hiddleston, and Elizabeth Debicki. The Night Manager is a series that doesn’t … Continue reading

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The Million Dollar Hotel (2000) Rated R

A romantic, tragic-comedy “whodunit” in a hotel, where the mentality ill who are unable to pay for their medical bills are hosted. Starring  Jeremy Davies, Milla Jovovich, and Mel Gibson. This is one of those artsy films that the average … Continue reading

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Little Birds (Starz) Rated TV-MA

The TV adaptation of Anais Nin’s infamous collection of erotic short stories. Starring Juno Temple, Yumna Marwan, and Hugh Skinner. I watched the trailer for this show before actually watching it and I was thinking to myself, I’m not sure … Continue reading

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The Gloaming (Starz) Rated TV-MA

Detectives Molly McGee and Alex O’Connell team up to find the killer of an unidentified woman, but they too share a tragic past. Starring Emma Booth, Ewen Leslie, and Aaron Pedersen. This series has the mystery element down, but the … Continue reading

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Cosmic Sin (2021) Rated R

Seven soldiers launch a preemptive strike against an alien civilization in order to stop an interstellar war. Starring Frank Grillo, Bruce Willis, and Brandon Thomas Lee. After having watched it, I still don’t get this film. Nothing in it makes sense. … Continue reading

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The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956) Rated PG

A couple, whose son gets kidnapped in Morocco, sets off an international scheme. Starring James Stewart, Doris Day, and Brenda de Banzie. This film is a remake of the 1934 film, both directed by Alfred Hitchcock. I will say that I … Continue reading

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Tenet (2020) Rated PG-13

Armed with one word, Tenet, the protagonist travels through the world of international espionage. Starring Juhan Ulfsak, Jefferson Hall, and Ivo Uukkivi. This film travels through 6 different timelines. Christopher Nolen is known for these time-bending films, and this one … Continue reading

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Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands (Esquire) Rated NR

Beowulf returns to his homeland to pay respect to the King, but the past is still there to haunt him. Starring Kieran Bew, Joanne Whalley, and Ed Speleers. This is a show that I might have enjoyed more if I were … Continue reading

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