Tag: Lily Collins

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘To the Bone’ is a surprisingly restrained, entirely moving depiction of eating disorders

| July 13, 2017 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘To the Bone’ is a surprisingly restrained, entirely moving depiction of eating disorders

There’s been quite a buzz about “To the Bone” going around the internet recently, and I can’t necessarily blame those upset by it. After Netflix’s haphazard handling of teen suicide in “13 Reasons Why,” which ended up having a teen in South America commit suicide in a copycat fashion, it’s easy to think that Netflix […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Okja’ is impressive, imperfect and important

| June 27, 2017 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Okja’ is impressive, imperfect and important

I have a bit of a bone to pick with Netflix. I can’t say I like how they release their movies too much, especially when it comes to their festival acquisitions. Take for example the film “I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore,” a Netflix release which was acquired for distribution at the […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Rules Don’t Apply’ is a pile of good parts that never assemble into anything useful

| November 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Rules Don’t Apply’ is a pile of good parts that never assemble into anything useful

Old Hollwyood is something that is often over-romanticized by New Hollywood, often forgetting the terrible way women were treated by studios, the constant degradation of people of color in Hollywood, the puritanical ways films had to abide by censors, etc. But what Hollywood always seems to remember is the aesthetic that helps make their period […]

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