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  • Kingsman: The Secret Service

    Kingsman: The Secret Service

    ★★★★½

    Fantastic movie, probably the most satisfying movie of the year (I know, the year is still young...).

    Enjoyed the top-notch cast, Colin Firth was amazing in his role, as well as Taron Egerton as Eggsie. The rest were pretty decent too.

    The movie had just the right amount of action, comedy, and dramatic moments as to not grow tired and bloated. The story was average, but the way it was executed was solid and stylish--I mean, the point of the…

  • American Sniper

    American Sniper

    ★★★½

    Gripping, intense, and unnerving. Bradley Cooper's finest performance. Solid war film by Clint Eastwood.

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  • Whiplash

    Whiplash

    ★★★★½

    Visceral, visually captivating, ruthlessly entertaining, Whiplash is one of the best movies I've seen in a while.

    I saw this movie with pretty high expectations, from all the reviews and word-of-mouth testimonies that I have encountered. I can say that I am satisfied. Miles Teller and J.K. Simmons really pushed their roles to the limit. Just from sitting transfixed at the screen, I myself experienced the same kind of pain and hardship that the protagonist faced, and the unrelenting, merciless…

  • Transformers: Age of Extinction

    Transformers: Age of Extinction

    ★★

    Yeeekk. This was probably the worst of the transformers movies. It was long, bloated, and full of the most unnecessary plot points I've ever seen. This extremely long movie surrounded a pretty convoluted, messy screenplay..and if we take away all that time wasted on the useless boyfriend, the teen-adult talks, debates about pedophilia, uncalled-for racism, and other Michael Bayisms, we would've had a less tiring film to watch. The Transformers series is so tired out by now. I'd give this…