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  • Apocalypse Now

    Apocalypse Now

    ★★★★★

    This an example of film making at its finest. Honestly, I don't know a whole lot about the infamous production of Apocalypse Now, other than the fact that it was awful; and yet, the way the film is crafted and put together is so incredible. The troubled production probably increased the hysteria and darkness that the film conveys as it journeys into the dark hearts of men and their desires.

    The film has a simple premise, US Army Captain Benjamin…

  • Elysium

    Elysium

    ★★

    This is the most disappointed I've been with a movie in a long time. Elysium is a mess, plain and simple. It had so many great ideas and talent at its core, and it squanders it all. It features an extremely lazy screenplay, poorly developed characters, terrible performances, and boring plot. It's a film that wanders on the border of decency, and quickly falls into despair.

    When I first read the general concept of Elysium, I hoped it would be…