Life

LifeDirector: Daniel Espinosa
Run Time: 1h 44m
MPAA: R
Stars: 3.0

Our fascination with Mars continues when we stupidly discover Life on the Red Planet. Mark Watney is even luckier than we thought. And that’s saying something. Continue reading

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Sully

sullyDirector: Clint Eastwood
Run Time: 1h 36m
MPAA: PG-13
Stars: 4.0

On January 15, 2009 Captain Chesley ‘ Sully’ Sullengerger saved the lives of 155 people aboard US Airways Flight 1549. I think people forget how miraculous the historic event actually was, so Mr. Eastwood and Mr. Hanks are here to remind you. Continue reading

Phoenix

Phoenix.jpgDirector: Christian Petzold
Run Time: 1h 38m
MPAA: PG-13
Stars: 2.0

I fully understand what Phoenix was supposed to be. A dramatic twist combining the rebirth after trauma/war and case of mistaken identity tied up in a package of love and betrayal. Unfortunately this German drama was none of these things for me. Continue reading