Cult Classics, Reviews

Donnie Darko (2001)

True classics never get old! It was the turn of the millennia when Richard Kelly created sci-fi drama Donnie Darko, which boats one of the most complex and compelling stories of this century. It was also the moment cinema discovered Jake Gyllenhaal, who portrays Donnie, a schizophrenic high school kid. And his problems begin when a mysterious […]

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Arrival (2016)

“Life is a journey, not a destination”, is a quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson, and I see Arrival as adaption of that phrase. This is arguably the most mysterious and obscure alien thriller, to come out in a long while. I really enjoyed it! As I don’t want to spoil anything, I’m keeping this review short […]

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Looper (2012)

The best thing about the sci-fi genre is that there’s an infinite amount of room for creativity and innovative ideas. Rian Johnson’s Looper is a science fiction crime thriller, with Bruce Willis and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, playing older and younger versions of the same character. The film depicts that time travel is invented by 2074, and is […]

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Source Code (2011)

A large portion of audiences don’t want to have to think too hard when they watch a film, preferring entertainment over thought-provoking subjects. There’s nothing wrong with this, but I believe sometimes, you need to branch out. Enter Source Code… This is both an enthralling and intellectually stimulating movie! Directed by Duncan Jones, Source Code is about alternate […]

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Cult Classics, Reviews

Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind (2004)

Director: Michael Gondry Stars: Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst, Tom Wilkinson In my eyes, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind is one of the greatest films of all time. Just as Joel Barrish (Jim Carrey) does so, a part of me wishes I could wipe my own memories so I could watch this masterful film without knowing […]

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Midnight Special (2016)

Director: Jeff Nichols Stars: Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton, Kirsten Dunst. A devoted father, Roy Tomlin (Michael Shannon), goes on the run with his young son, Alton (Jaeden Lieberher), who possesses special powers. With the help of his childhood friend, Lucas (Joel Edgerton), Roy is willing to do anything in his power to protect his son from the religious […]

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Interstellar (2014)

Director: Christopher Nolan Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain. Christopher Nolan is one of the greatest directors of his generation. He has written and directed a range of great films, that deal with similar themes and issues, which are all grounded in dramatic realism. His science fiction epic Interstellar, continues Nolan’s fine form. The film is set in […]

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