Suffocating at times and emotionally taxing throughout, it was a revenge heist that left you with a bitter aftertaste. Based on a dark political history that's not unlike Indonesian 1998 riot, 26 Years felt much too real and hits too close to home.
Ocean's 8 wasn't unlike any other heist movies before it, and it took it sweet time to get things going. But once things fell to place, it was hella entertaining. Plus the three leads carried the movie effortlessly and served so. much. look.
It'll be a cardinal sin not to appreciate how Cate Blanchett single handedly cleansed my soul with her Wicked + Divine's Lucifer's style.
Your Name is one of those rare movies that deserves all the hype it's getting. It is a well crafted movie with solid and unpredictable storyline, beautiful visual, and lovable soundtrack. It hits all the right spot and subtly invokes those longing and hope I thought I've gotten rid of. And that's why, despite being a little "out of this world", it still is a very personal movie. Simply a must watch.
Like other "based on true stories" tale before it, Lion was predicable. But it didn't make it any less inspiring, touching, and heartwarming. It is, after all, an emotive story about how sometimes, you need to give up and let life takes it course for things to work out as they supposed to be. That sometimes, we would found happiness only once we've accepted the bitter reality that perhaps it is lost forever. Dev Patel was great and he made…