THE DEATH OF STALIN (2017)

Really did not expect the historical accuracy in this one. Thought it’s a silly satirical comedy like Mel Brooks’ movies. It’s not even in the same tone. It’s darker in parts more than the trailer lets on. It was funny as expected, though. But so. very. dark. particularly towards the end.

EIGHTH GRADE (2018)

This movie is so relevant and realistic it makes me not missing my teenhood (specially middle school). The emotional scene between Kayla and her dad having heart-to-heart talk reminds me of Michael Stuhlbarg monolog in Call Me By Your Name. But the difference is, I find the CMBYN monolog too perfectly written. It makes a…

DEATHGASM [2015]

A fun blood-splattered young adult horror comedy.┬áDeathgasm is the heavy metal rendition of Evil Dead and Peter Jackson’s Dead Alive/Braindead.

THE WOLF OF WALL STREET (2013)

DiCaprio’s most impressive performance. Raunchy, bold, The Wolf of Wall Street is Catch Me If You Can on crack. Hell lots of them.

BLUE JASMINE (2013)

Blue Jasmine is a strong material for character study. It is rich with personality flaws and strange quirks. A unique and elegant character-driven story neurotic women can easily relate to.

PHILOMENA (2013)

Frears triumphantly blend a touching journey of a mother finding her long lost son with Coogan’s comedy wits into a delicate brew of a heart-stirring tale.

CHEAP THRILLS (2014)

Two cash-deprived friends offered by filthy rich strangers to perform a grisly home entertainment. Cheap Thrills is gruesome as well as comical. A spanking fresh dark comedy.