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Written and Directed by Leos Carax Co-written by Sparks Brothers Starring Adam Driver, Marion Cotillard and Simon Helberg ‘Magnificent Musical’ Is it just me or have musicals lost sounds of music in time by greasy declines? Barring scarce note-perfect symphonies (ex. Damien Chazelle’s “La La … More
Written and Directed by Sian Heder Starring Emilia Jones, Troy Kotsur and Marlee Matlin ‘Powerful Disability Drama’ Silenced stories of celebrities without hearing capabilities denied opportunities due to disabilities are seldom heard in movies. Despite loud movies indicating hearing-impaired actors can survive silent apocalypse, Hollywood … More
Written and Directed by David Lowery Starring Dev Patel, Alicia Vikander and Joel Edgerton ‘Mesmerizing Medieval Epic’ Racial representation is seldom seen in fantasy films set during fictional medieval centuries. Like haggard wands that’ve lost severe magic, fantastical movies have perpetuated fallacies about Middle Age … More
Written and Directed by James Gunn Starring Idris Elba, John Cena and Margot Robbie ‘Sensational Supervillain Reboot’ Superhero movies that face excessive studio interventions seldom surpass fans’ sky-high expectations. After 2016’s “Suicide Squad”, Warner Bros. has acquired terrible tendencies for interfering with filmmakers’ creative visions … More