The expectation when going to watch Disney’s new Lion King was neither low nor high since it is usually not helpful to compare remakes of movies with previous versions, unless certain aspects of the narrative are drastically altered. But that is… Weiterlesen ›
Reviews and thoughts on movies and series.
After Peter Farrelly’s Green Book won the Oscar last year, it was not only Spike Lee who expressed his disappointment about this recognition. (Variety) The movie has been well received, praised, nominated and awarded highly, winning not only the 2018 Oscar… Weiterlesen ›
The last season of HBO’s megahit series Game of Thrones has been received with disappointment rather than excitement. Although the production value of the movie-length episodes is higher than ever, and visually the scenes, the tempo and the audio are on… Weiterlesen ›
The newest instalment in the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them series, Crimes of Grindelwald continues Newt Scamanders adventures, as he travels to Paris to try to stop dangerous wizard Gellert Grindelwald. This new five-part movie series has been a new… Weiterlesen ›
The Shakespearean phantasmagoria of sex, violence, inner turmoil and synchronized badassery (those everybody-is-riding-in-perfect-harmony-and-oozing-of-badassery-and-brotherhood-kind of high angle shots are cool, man!) that is Sons of Anarchy ended in a somewhat disappointing but not unexpected Shakespearean way. To allow us our fix of… Weiterlesen ›