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  • Extraction

    Extraction

    ★★½

    The fate of that old, male action movie, full of testosterone, sweat and blood, has not been overly bright in the last decade, when it comes to top-notch A-production. Simply put, the era of ubiquitous political correctness crowned by the “Me Too” movement did not leave much chance to the genre, which is based on the seductive beauty of the incorrect. In such a division of things, the appearance and success of "Extraction", behind which stands the unknown director Sam…

  • The House That Jack Built

    The House That Jack Built

    ★★½

    Is it really that grotesque, offensive and careless? Well, let's say we can discuss on that topic, and in that name, thank you to Lars for encouraging us not to look at movies as long-lasting milk.
    "The House That Jack Built" is active on two fronts. On the one hand, the card of absurdity, black-comedy and irony, while on the other one, it walks calmly and very clearly through theological questions, the state of mind of the central character and…

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  • Nightcrawler

    Nightcrawler

    ★★★★

    After watching Nightcrawler and withdrawing parallels with our daily routine, it's easy to come to the conclusion that the TV news world works on the same principle anywhere on the planet.
    The topics are slightly different, but the formula is the same. It comes down to the bombing of audience, of course in striking TV terms, recessions, killings, road accidents, reports from current battlefields, all with plenty of explicit and disturbing footage that will, next day, be the subject of…

  • Marriage Story

    Marriage Story

    ★★★

    An objectively quality film, but it is not very interesting for some (such as myself) to watch the post-marital problems of two artists. Movies about ordinary people are a much better option for me on this subject. I do not belong to their world, so I do not understand it that much.
    But i'll will share some thoughts anyway.

    'Marriage Story' is a movie based on the stories and strong interpretations of two actors - Adam Driver as Charlie Barber…