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  • The Dark Knight

    The Dark Knight

    ★★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    The Dark Knight is the second film in Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy where Batman (Christian Bale) has to defend Gotham from Heath Ledger's criminal mastermind and psychopathically insane version of the Joker.

    The Joker is absolutely brilliant in this film and every action (regardless of how big or significant it is) reinforces the sheer insanity of this character and how he is willing to see society fall just to prove a point. His actions throughout the film demonstrate his desperation…

  • First Blood

    First Blood

    ★★★

    First Blood is a film starring the iconic character of Rambo who is an ex-Vietnam veteran who is being hunted down by a sheriff and his police force who wants to kill after he managed to escape being put into custody after defiance and attacking several officers due to his PTSD.

    The film is good at showing the resemblance of the Vietnam battlefield vs regular society to somebody who has mental health issues like PTSD due to the fact that…

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  • Following

    Following

    ★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Following tells the story of an aspiring author who stalks people in order to get inspiration for his book when was of his targets detects him following him and introduces him to the world of burglary.

    The film (In classic Christopher Nolan fashion) takes the audience on a journey filled with mystery and suspense as they try to piece together all the information which the film subtly hands them as the film excellently jumps between different times creating an interesting…

  • GoodFellas

    GoodFellas

    ★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    GoodFellas perfectly encompasses the ideas surrounding mob bosses and underground Mafia gangs. The film follows a young man who has always wanted to be a gangster and joins a gang where he gradually works his way up to the top by being ruthless. Along the way, he finds a mentor figure in Jimmy Conway (Robert De Niro) and together they run the gang.

    The film is interesting and depicts the ideas associated with gangs like the Mafia and how they…