Reviews

Only Lovers Left Alive (2013): An Old-Fashioned Romanticism in Modern Times

Romanticism has become a somewhat forgotten genre in the world of cinema, or at least for my part I don’t encounter it very often. The philosophical poetics of yesteryear in modern times, seems like an attractive idea and one for which you have to be very careful if you want to expose it to a …

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Army of Thieves Review – More Alive Than Army of The Dead

Movie: Army of Thieves Rating: TV-MA Genre: Comedy, Thriller, Action, Romance Length: 2 hrs and 7 mins Release Date: 28 October 2021 Warnings: Alcohol, Drugs, Smoking, Profanity, Violence and Gore. The first 22 minutes of ‘Army of Thieves’ displays how with the right music, actors and set, one can even make a story about a …

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‘Love Hard’ Netflix Review – Cliched Christmas RomCom Has Its Fun Bits

Movie: Love Hard Rating: TV-MA Genre: Comedy, Romance Length: 1 hr and 45 mins Release Date: 5 November 2021 Warnings: N/A The 2021 Netflix Romantic Comedy ‘Love Hard’ starts the exact same way as the 2020 coming-of-age tale ‘The Half Of It’ (another Netflix original). The protagonists talk about the Greek legend of how humans …

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