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"The Mauritanian" (2021)- Movie Review

Directed by Kevin Macdonald Written by M.B. Traven, Rory Haines and Sohrab Noshirvani (Based on memoir)  Starring Tahar Rahim, Jodie Foster and Benedict Cumberbatch ‘A Tense Political Thriller’ Torture is a controversial tactic that has always been confidentially covered up in U.S. history. The CIA … More

"Another Round" (2020)- Movie Review

Written and Directed by Thomas Vinterberg Co-written by Tobias Lindholm Starring Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen and Magnus Millang ‘A Dazzling Drinking Drama’ Alcoholism is an agonizing addiction with disastrous consequences that are often downplayed in movies. Hollywood has long been criticized for celebrating alcohol … More

"The Dig" (2021)- Movie Review

Directed by Simon Stone Written by Moira Buffini (Based on John Preston’s book) Starring Carey Mulligan, Ralph Fiennes and Lily James ‘An Astonishing Period Piece’  Few archaeological artifacts in English history are as highly regarded today as the Sutton Hoo. Ever since it was first … More

"Nomadland" (2020)- Movie Review

Written and Directed by Chloé Zhao Based on Jessica Bruder’s book Starring Frances McDormand, David Strathaim and Linda May ‘A Mesmerizing Docudrama’ Imagine living life on the road as a modern-day nomad. In the aftereffects of the COVID-19 Pandemic, rising unemployment rates have caused millions … More