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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 :)

The Batman | A Weak Character Study with a Strong Supporting Cast

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. […]

I Want You Back | 4 Reasons to Watch

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 […]

Uncharted | 4 Reasons to Watch

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), […]

Kimi | 4 Reasons to Watch

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 […]

Marry Me – Review

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 […]

Sundance 2022 – Day 7 Reviews: Meet Me in the Bathroom and Cha Cha Real Smooth

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 […]

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