RSS feed for Christina

Favorite films

Recent activity

All

Recent reviews

More
  • First Man

    First Man

    ★★★★½

    This was absolutely magnificent, in every way possible. "First Man" brought an emotional depth to the Space Race that many people often forget about. Although this film was filled with colossal triumphs, it repeatedly questioned how much we were willing to pay for this success. How much do we need to sacrifice in order to win? The characters of this film constantly grapple with this reality. Ryan Gosling gives a powerful performance as Neil Armstrong. By showing how much loss…

  • Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

    Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

    ★★

    Two stars for DIet Shawn Mendes

Popular reviews

More
  • Lady Bird

    Lady Bird

    ★★★★★

    Wow. I honestly don't have words for this film. I knew that Greta Gerwig would deliver, but she absolutely hit it out of the park. After the movie ended, I just sat there, holding back tears. That is how good this film is.

    Christine "Lady Bird" McPherson is such a wonderful character. She is perfectly crafted and very accessible to audiences. Even though we may not share her life experiences, we can all relate to her someway because she is…

  • Galveston

    Galveston

    ★★★½

    Wonderful. Elle Fanning and Ben Foster are quite the duo. Mélanie Laurent continues to shine as a director. The score and cinematography are beautiful. Thought it does fall short at times, Galveston is a lovely film. 

    Full review coming soon.