Classic Film Review: The Deer Hunter (1978)

And the Oscar Goes to: The Deer Hunter, 1978 Directed by: Michael Cimino Starring: Robert De Niro, Meryl Streep, John Savage, John Cazale, Christopher Walken, George Dzundza   Little did Meryl Streep (Kramer vs. Kramer) know after her Oscar nomination (for Best Supporting Actress) in The Deer Hunter that she’d go on to receive 20Continue reading “Classic Film Review: The Deer Hunter (1978)”

Film Review: Dunkirk (2017)

2017 in Cinema: Dunkirk, 2017 Directed by: Christopher Nolan Starring: Fionn Whitehead, Tom Glynn-Carney, Jack Lowden, Harry Styles, Aneurin Barnard, James D’Arcy, Barry Keoghan, Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy, Mark Rylance, Tom Hardy   Dunkirk is Christopher Nolan’s war epic, retelling the events of the evacuation of Dunkirk during the Second World War. The film focusesContinue reading “Film Review: Dunkirk (2017)”

Film Review: War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)

2017 in Cinema: War for the Planet of the Apes, 2017 Directed by: Matt Reeves Starring: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn, Amiah Miller   The epic third and final instalment into the Planet of the Apes reboot series, War for the Planet of the Apes focuses on Caesar (Andy Serkis, The Lord of theContinue reading “Film Review: War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)”

Classic Film Review: The Hurt Locker (2009)

And the Oscar Goes to: The Hurt Locker, 2009 Directed by: Kathryn Bigelow Starring: Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Ralph Fiennes   Sergeant First Class William James (Jeremy Renner, The House) is assigned the new team leader of a U. S. Army Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) unit in the Iraq war after an explosive killed formerContinue reading “Classic Film Review: The Hurt Locker (2009)”