Lion (2017)

lion-movie-poster-dev-patel.jpgGenre: Drama

Rating: PG

Director: Garth Davis

Running Time: 118 minutes

Main Cast: Dave Patel, Nicole Kidman, Sunny Pawar, David Wenham

One quote from Lion resonates with how I felt about this film and the way it tugged at your emotions. The quote in question, “You need to go, she needs to see how beautiful you have become.”

The quote is from Sue (Nicole Kidman), the adoptive mother of Saroo. It is from one of many beautiful and emotionally invoking scenes in the film. It can also be used to sum up my opinion of the film, you need to go see this and see how beautiful this film is. Continue reading

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)


Genre: Sci-Fi/Action

Rating: M

Director: Gareth Edwards

Running Time: 134 minutes

Main Cast: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Jiang Wen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk,

“The Force is with me and I am one with the Force.” Is the prayer that is constantly muttered by blind Jedi Chirrut Imwe as we proceed through the prequel to A New Hope, and the force is with Rogue One, the newest instalment to the Star Wars Universe. Continue reading

Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them (2016)

fantastic-beasts-and-where-to-find-them-large.jpgGenre: Fantasy/Family/Action

Rating: PG

Director: David Yates

Running Time: 132 minutes

Main Cast: Eddie Redmayne, Farrell, Dan Folger, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller and Jon Voight.

Harry Potter fan or not, if you have read the books or have not touched anything Harry Potter related in your life, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is something that both sides will enjoy. Continue reading