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  • Just Mercy

    Just Mercy

    ★★★½

    Not an easy watch but a very important one. Racism has always been prevalent in America. This true story is one of many that we don’t even know about.
    Black people have been victims of discrimination, segregation and bias. This is a very poignant and emotional movie. It made me  sad and furious at the same time. It’s not a movie you would watch to be entertained. But it will make you feel good by its uplifting climax. 
    Michael B…

  • Da 5 Bloods

    Da 5 Bloods

    ★★★½

    Not long ago I saw an Spike Lee interview, in which he was talking about his inspirations. He mentioned Night of the hunter. He also mentioned David Lean. I couldn’t help but draw some comparisons with the Night of the Hunter and epic david Lean films. 
    The beautiful landscapes definitely felt epic. The story is about 4 Vietnam veterans, who travel back to the country to find remains of their friend, or blood as they lovingly call each other. It’s an…

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  • Shoplifters

    Shoplifters

    ★★★★

    This movie is heartbreaking and delightful at the same time. What makes a family? Can you chose your family? These are the questions the movie asks. 

    Memorable moments shared by a family are shot and acted very well. It makes you feel like you are watching somebody’s private lives, like a fly on the wall. These moments are what makes this movie great. This is not a morally upright family, they are thieves. But the beauty of the direction of…

  • Three Identical Strangers

    Three Identical Strangers

    ★★★★

    Then the story went from being amazing to incredible. 
    Same comment can be made about this film. 2018 was a great year for documentaries. I am a little upset that this did not get nominated for an Oscar. 
    What a fascinating true story. Three brothers separated at birth find each other when they are 19. That is all you need to know. There is so much more. As the movie unfolds you get angrier. How can this be true? 
    Somebody…