It’s a new year, which means a lot of exciting movies to look forward to. During the month of February, viewers saw a rise in romantic comedies, a good old-fashioned murder mystery adaptation, and some anxiety-inducing mayhem. It’s been a great month, to say the least. And this […]
Brittany P. Witherspoon
I am a Scientist by day and Film Critic by night. My words are available at Pop Culture Reviews, Film Threat and Cinema Debate (ComicBookDebate, formerly). In my spare time, I enjoy scoffing at my sports teams and travelling; but most importantly, I love spending time with people :)
Director: Matt ReevesScreenwriters: Peter Craig and Matt ReevesStarring: Robert Pattinson, Zoë Kravitz, Paul Dano, Colin Farrell, Jeffrey Wright, Peter Sarsgaard, Andy Serkis, and John TurturroCinematographer: Greig Fraser The Batman is the latest DC Comics movie in which a young Bruce Wayne relentlessly pursues criminals as the dark knight. […]
When thinking about the premise of Book of Love, it’s easy to write it off as a predictable film with little to no realism in its script. But that is simply not the case.
Director: Jason OrleyScreenwriters: Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth BergerStarring: Charlie Day, Jenny Slate, Gina Rodriguez, Scott Eastwood, Manny Jacinto, and Mason GoodingCinematographer: Brian Burgoyne Valentine’s Day has come and gone, but love is still in the air. The day for sweethearts almost always centers around romance and finding someone […]
Director: Ruben FleischerScreenwriters: Rafe Judkins, Art Marcum, and Matt HollowayStarring: Tom Holland, Mark Wahlberg, Sophia Ali, Antonio Banderas, Tati Gabrielle, etc.Cinematographer: Chung-hoon Chung Another year, another video game adaptation. Recently, we’ve seen movies like Tomb Raider (2018) whose early buzz quickly fizzled out. There’s Sonic the Hedgehog (2020), […]
Director: Steven SoderberghWriter: David KoeppStarring: Zoë Kravitz, Byron Bowers, and Derek DelGaudioCinematographer: Steven Soderbergh Hollywood is no stranger to films centered around crime. Even the trope of witnessing a crime while confined to a space has been around for a while. There’s the 1985 Peter Weir-directed Witness, in […]
Director: Kat CoiroScreenwriters: John Rogers, Tami Sagher, and Harper DillStarring: Jennifer Lopez, Owen Wilson, John Bradley, Sarah Silverman, and Chloe ColemanCinematographer: Florian Ballhaus Latin-Pop music stars Kat Valdez (Jennifer Lopez) and Bastian (Maluma) plan to get married in front of 20 million fans. But moments before Kat hits […]
Kenneth Branagh’s Death on the Nile is a directorial triumph despite the acting restrictions from his cast.
The 2022 Sundance Film Festival is finally over! Throughout ten days of festival fun, I had the privilege of watching 25 features and 65 short films. This year was actually my first year watching shorts, so I certainly had to make up for past mistakes. The films I […]
The 2022 Sundance Film Festival completed its seventh day of virtual programming yesterday on January 26, 2022. That’s right! For seven days straight I have been watching an average of 3-4 movies a day. At this point in the festival, I’m playing catch-up on films whose premieres I […]