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  • The Cider House Rules

    The Cider House Rules

    ★★★★

    Films deal with timely subject matters all the time, but there are some things are are often found too slippy deal with. Not many films have tackled the issue of abortion and how it can truly mess with some people. Abortion is an issue with many different opinions, but everyone still has something to say about it, with some being considered very controversial in the society we life in today. In 1999, Buena Vista Pictures released a film that tackled…

  • Isle of Dogs

    Isle of Dogs

    ★★★★

    Wes Anderson is one of the most impressive filmmakers working today, and someone who I have a great deal of respect towards. His quirky style has transcended into some of the most enjoyable films I have ever seen and he is definitely among the ranks of my favorite filmmakers, mostly due to his incredible skills when it comes to crafting stories. He mostly uses the same actors and actresses in his films, relying on their knowledge of his works to…

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  • 12 Years a Slave

    12 Years a Slave

    ★★★★½

    I love to watch films based on historical events. I love getting a wider understanding of things that happened and helped to make the world look like the one we have today. Those of some of the hardest films to pull off, especially if you're trying to adapt the film as precisely as possible. I have not read the book that Solomon Northup wrote after spending 12 years of his life as a slave, but I have heard about the…

  • Hook

    Hook

    ★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    There are so many films that I watched as a child and have loved ever since I first watched them. Even some films that did not receive the greatest feedback, and one of those films are "Hook." I love this film. I was afraid of watching it again, because I was afraid that it would not hold up, but that is not the case here, because this is truly a great, fun, and lighthearted film that made me so happy,…