Category Archives: Drama

Outlaw King (2018)

Outlaw king (or Outlaw/King as it’s shown in the opening credits) tells the true story of Robert the Bruce (Chris Pine) and his fight for the independence of Scotland. I approached this film with some trepidation. I wondered if Ch...

First Man (2018)

You’d think there wouldn’t be much of a story to tell here, right? Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past forty-nine years, you know that on July 20th 1969, Neil Armstrong made history by being the first man on the mo...

Searching (2018)

After his 16-year-old daughter goes missing, David Kim (John Cho) frantically searches for clues by digging through her online world. Go see it! Go see it! Go see it! This is hands down the best movie I’ve seen at the theater this...

The Death of Stalin (2018)

In 1953, Joseph Stalin died. The Death of Stalin covers the aftermath as his top cabinet members scheme and fight for control over Mother Russia. I honestly wasn’t sure I was going to like this, but based on how much I enjoyed dir...

The Post (2018)

Starring: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson, Bob Odenkirk, Tracy Letts, Bradley Whitford Directed by: Steven Spielberg Written by: Liz Hannah, Josh Singer Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 1 hr 56 min. My 2 Cents: The Post covers a...

Dunkirk (2017)

Starring: Mark Rylance, Tom Hardy, Fionn Whitehead, Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy Directed by: Christopher Nolan Written by: Christopher Nolan Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 1 hr 46 min. Two Cents: Dunkirk is an event in itself cov...

Okja (2017)

Starring: Tilda Swinton, Paul Dano, Seo-Hyun Ahn, Giancarlo Esposito, Jake Gyllenhaal Directed by: Joon-ho Bong Written by: Jon Ronson, Joon-ho Bong Rating: TV-MA Running Time: 1 hr 58 min. Two Cents: Okja is about sides taken in ...