Movie Review- Anon

Netflix has opened the door for directors who normally would not have been given a second glance in Hollywood. With the May release of Anon, directed by Andrew Niccol, the streaming service is proving it wants to tackle certain hot button issues using the power of science fiction. In a dystopian future, privacy and anonymity have…

Movie Review- Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

I’m ashamed to admit that I have never read Valérian and Laureline, writer Pierre Christin and artist Jean-Claude Mézières’ space-based comic book series. So, as I type out this review of director  Luc Besson’s Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, my thoughts are from a completely different perspective.  In the opening sequence, we see how Earth…

Movie Review- Inside Man

‘Inside Man‘ is a heist thriller film directed by Spike Lee that follows a bank heist perpetrated over the course of twenty-four hours. It was released in 2006 by Universal Pictures. Detectives Keith Frazier (Denzel Washington) and Bill Mitchell (Chiwetel Ejiofor) are called on to act as negotiators with NYPD Captain John Darius (Willem Dafoe)…