Tag: film review

Romeo + Juliet (1996)- So Weird

Look, I get it. Shakespeare is the most influential writer of Western Civilization and it’s important to study his work and it’s influences on today. But, I thought I left that all behind in high school. Romeo + Juliet (1996) was not content for that to happen. Romeo + Juliet, is an adaptation of the…

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1917 (2019) – Beautiful

1917 (2019) is movie set in World War 1 about two soldiers racing to the front lines to try and prevent a doomed attack. Overall, the movie is incredible, but I want to talk about once scene in particular. So, spoilers ahead. Chills. Every time. Chills. I remember seeing this scene in theaters, the whole…

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Training Day (2001) – Ethan Hawke’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Ethan Hawke’s character has a pretty bad day in Training Day (2001). Training Day is a movie about a rookie LAPD Officer (Hawke) who is being trained by a veteran, and corrupt, narcotics detective (Denzel Washington). And, let me tell you, Washington’s character really puts Hawke’s through the wringer. Um, spoilers, obviously. Here is a…

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