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  • The Killing of America

    The Killing of America

    ★★★★★

    Film #11
    #2018DocumentaryFilmChallenge

    Now marking itself as the oldest documentary on this list and perhaps being a bit outdated, the themes and subject matter are still however, sadly relevant and potent today.

    Being filmed as a more archival type of documentary featuring real raw footage made exclusively for this film, it's designed to help paint a canvas of the brutal violence in America as a shocking political and social statement. It's also not a documentary for the squeamish and you're…

  • LA 92

    LA 92

    ★★★★★

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

    Film #10
    #2018DocumentaryFilmChallenge

    In March 1991, somewhere on an L.A highway one late evening, an unarmed black man named Rodney King is pulled out of his own car and brutally beaten up by four police officers. Using their batons at first with brute force, followed by a taser gun that left a massive scar on the right side of Rodney’s chest, there is not one single justifiable reason as to why these police officers would batter this poor man; apart…

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  • Selma

    Selma

    ★★★★½

    Christ I never thought a film like this would have such a profound effect on me. So unflinchingly brutal and cruel but yet ultimately uplifting and courageous. This film shows just how awful American racism was back then in the 1960s and demonstrates what an inspirational figure Martin Luther King was to his people and anyone else believing in his cause.
    His struggle for freedom, the right to vote, being accepted as Americans and making a stand during the civil…

  • John Wick

    John Wick

    ★★★★½

    EAT YOUR BLOODY DAMN HEART OUT LIAM NEESON BECAUSE KEANU REEVES IS BACK ON TOP FORM AND KILLING EUROPEAN SCUMBAGS BETTER THAN YOU EVER DID!!!