My day-one impressions on the Star Wars spinoff, which is actually a WWII movie. No spoilers (even in comments please).Read more "Rogue One, my impressions (no spoilers)"
Raise your hand if you don’t know “The Jungle Book” (and then, run and do something about it, seriously). It is an iconic story, probably one of the most well known by young people and adults across several different generations. Since the publication of the book by Rudyard Kipling (which was rather a collection of books) […]Read more "The Jungle Book"
“How best to describe it?” says Alfred when he sees… *something towards the end*. The same words could apply to the whole movie. It could have been many, many different things. It tries to be some of them. So in the end, does it deliver? In my opinion, yes – almost completely! Directed by Zack Snyder, who […]Read more "Batman vs Superman – spoiler free comments"
Now that the enthusiasm has cooled down, the questions remains: is Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Episode VII) cool or not? The film has been released on December 2015 and has achieved an impressive number of records (stuff like being the highest grossing movie of 2015). It is now the third highest grossing film of all times, after Avatar […]Read more "The Hero’s Journeys in Star Wars: The Force Awakens"
“The Revenant” is awe-some. I mean in a literal way: it inspires awe. I wasn’t so sure whether I wanted to watch it or not, because of some mixed reviews I have seen around. But finally I decided: yes, with shameful delay – but in the full glory of IMAX-quality. And? And I am very happy I […]Read more "The Revenant – spoiler free comments"
Yeah! I am just out from the theatre (in Italy the movie has been released on December 16th, even before the US date, for some obscure – but welcome! – distribution reasons), and here I am trying to put down a few comments. This doesn’t want to be a full review: I am not evaluating the […]Read more "THE FORCE AWAKENS: SPOILER FREE COMMENTS"
If you live in this galaxy, by now you will have probably heard about Star Wars. And if you read this blog more or less regularly, the chances are significantly higher. So let’s not waste time by introducing the saga here (ok – if you really need a reminder, you can always invest 5 minutes by […]Read more "My Star Wars"