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  • Brightburn

    Brightburn

    ★½

    "You are a gift."

    An alternative spin to the superhero origin tale of Clark Kent's Superman, one that builds with interest but stumbles with the execution to conform to horror film tropes but with a "superpower" spin on the genre instead of supernatural.

    What if Superman had no human empathy and was instructed to take over the world? That's what Brightburn's burning question set within the first act. Turns out he's a one-dimensional character with zero depth apart from set…

  • Mustang

    Mustang

    ★★★★

    "...one of a kind."

    Five sisters tackle prejudice, bigotry, inequality, and traditionalism in a small town in Turkey. Shown from the perspective of the youngest sister that rebels against the idealism that her grandmother and uncle that care for the sisters after the death of their parents. The film follows in familiar footsteps to Sofia Coppola's cult classic, The Virgin Suicides, in the visual presentation of the film and the narrative of young female women confined within their homes and…

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  • Rear Window

    Rear Window

    ★★★★★

    Rear Windows is my first viewing of an Alfred Hitchcock film, and it was a thrilling experience to watch it for the first time. I don't tend to watch any movies before 1990, I don't know why. The oldest movie I watched before Rear Windows was the 1976 film Rocky.

    I watched this at night by myself and I'm gonna be honest, it had me a bit scared. Imagining that someone is watching me through my window or behind me…

  • American Assassin

    American Assassin

    A young hot couple enjoys their vacation in Ibiza. Boyfriend proposes at the beach *surprise motherfucker* terrorist open fire for no apparent reason just because they are terrorists. Cue date to imply how long protagonist has trained and yearned for revenge against the terrorists. Turns out he turned into a massive dick and hates everyone and everything that doesn't go his way. CIA see him as a prime candidate to train into an assassin for America. Good choice, choose the…