The Post

In his latest film, Steven Spielberg takes on the retelling of how the journalists and the publisher of The Washington Postdefied the US government to publish the confidential Pentagon Papers, an exhaustive study of the US’s disastrous involvement in Vietnam, risking going to prison and having the paper closed down. This film is all kinds of special. Not only is it directed by Steven Spielberg, one of the most … Continue reading The Post

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

This black comedy is, principally, about how grieving and angry mother Mildred deals with the fact that the police haven’t managed to make any arrests or progress in relation to the case of her daughter’s rape and murder. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri was one of critics’ favourites but finally missed out on the big Oscar prize. However, it is far from being perfect. What starts … Continue reading Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

The Lies of Locke Lamora – Scott Lynch

Locke Lamora lost his parents at an early age and was brought up in the underworld of the fictional land of Camorr. Locke turns into a witty and experienced thief, pulling together high-risk/high-profit schemes with his fellow Gentlemen Bastards to steal from the rich to enrich himself and his adopted family. As long as thieves follow the rules and pay their dues to Capa Barsavi … Continue reading The Lies of Locke Lamora – Scott Lynch

Pretty Little Liars

Pretty Little Liars concluded at the beginning of the summer after running for a whole seven seasons. The teen show had a promising start back in 2011. Alison Dilaurentis, ring leader of the so-called “pretty little liars” had been missing for quite some time. Without her around, Aria, Spencer, Emily and Hannah have grown apart. But then one day, Alison’s body is found burried in … Continue reading Pretty Little Liars

Dunkirk

Picture this: Allied forces are surrounded by German troops and they’re pushed back to the French coastal town of Dunkirk. Thousands upon thousands of soldiers are stranded on the beach with nowhere to go but home across the Channel. While they wait for ships to take them away across the water, German bombers fly over the bay and drop their loads on the sitting ducks … Continue reading Dunkirk