The Big Short (2015) – Review


If you want to blame someone for something that you love but you mostly don’t understand, please blame Adam McKay (Anchorman, Anchorman 2) for his latest star-studded money-talk comedy The Big Short. In a most honest sense, this adaptation of Michael Lewis non-fiction is a white-collar crime drama and an invisible heist where we witness […]

Life (2016) – Review


Review: In Life, photographer-turned-director Anton Corbijn (A Most Wanted Man) is writing a love letter to a subject which makes big name out of him—artist photography—while, at the same time, unraveling the bond between ill-fated Hollywood’s most promising star of the 1950s, James Dean (portrayed by Dane DeHaan), with freelance photographer, Dennis Stock  (Robert Pattinson). In a […]

In the Heart of the Sea (2015) – Review


Review: After a successful clinch in a sport-drama Rush, Oscar-winning director Ron Howard returns with his lately formulaic ‘story of two men.’ Bringing along his Rush star, Chris Hemsworth, Howard takes rivalries in a more remote place, literally in the heart of the sea, in his grand-scaled depiction of the tragedy that inspires Henry Melville’s […]