Tag: Jamie Dornan

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Fifty Shades Freed’ is yet another unfortunately hilarious drama

| February 8, 2018
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Fifty Shades Freed’ is yet another unfortunately hilarious drama

The “Fifty Shades of Grey” films are a bit of a beauty to behold. They’re movies with talented filmmakers and actors working on them, and yet somehow are some truly horrendously written films adapted from truly awful source material. It’s the sole reason the films are so bad, as they’re all wonderfully shot, and as […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ continues what the original started to a T

| February 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ continues what the original started to a T

I didn’t hate “Fifty Shades of Grey.” Let’s fight about it. I was in the vast minority of critics when I wrote my initial review for “Fifty Shades of Grey” in that I really found myself enjoying the film in a really masochistic way. The screenplay was awful, as was a good amount of the […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The 9th Life of Louis Drax’ holds up only one-half of its potential

| September 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The 9th Life of Louis Drax’ holds up only one-half of its potential

Alexandre Aja is the type of filmmaker that finds his best moments in excess. Coming to the public eye in 2003 with his French thriller, “High Tension (Haute Tension),” the world was introduced to his extreme look at the horror/thriller genre. With its over-the-top and sometimes hard to watch violence, it’s no surprise that “High […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Anthropoid’ is a gripping, albeit conventional World War II thriller

| August 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Anthropoid’ is a gripping, albeit conventional World War II thriller

Anthropoid:┬ánoun,┬áresembling a human being in form. At this point, there aren’t many topics in World War II that haven’t already been covered in film already, making the genre often feel more tired than it should at this point. A common practice in World War II films of late has been to cover more specific events […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: “Fifty Shades of Grey” is better than a ‘Twilight’ fan-fiction film has any right to be

| February 12, 2015 | 1 Comment
MOVIE REVIEW: “Fifty Shades of Grey” is better than a ‘Twilight’ fan-fiction film has any right to be

That was… an experience… I think. The marketing campaign for “Fifty Shades of Grey” was very well done, tantalizing it’s posters with the tagline “Are you curious?”. I didn’t know what to expect from a film like this and when it came time to see it, I wasn’t what you would call excited, but I […]

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