Movie Review: The Dead Don’t Die (2019)

Dead Dont Die poster “This is definitely going to end badly”

Stars: Bill Murray, Adam Driver, Chloë Sevigny, Tilda Swinton, Danny Glover, Tom Waits
Director: 
Jim Jarmusch

Synopsis: The small town of Centreville two local cops, Cliff (Bill Murray) and Ronnie (Adam Driver), find themselves in the middle of a zombie apocalypse as the dead begin the rise from their graves. Continue reading Movie Review: The Dead Don’t Die (2019)

Movie Review: Doctor Strange (2016)

Doctor posterExcuse me, where can I get a cape like his? – Avengers chronological re-watch, film #15

Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Tilda Swinton, Mads Mikkelsen
Director: 
Scott Derrickson

Synopsis: After a horrible car accident damages his hands, Doctor Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) searches for a way to heal them so he can perform surgeries again. When science fails, he seeks out alternate forms of healing, eventually ending up at a temple run by a woman called The Ancient One (Tilda Swinton). Here he learns that life isn’t just science and logic, there is magic and power and ancient wisdom to be discovered and ahen the temple and the world are suddenly under threat by an ex student, Strange must use his new-found powers to help save the world. Continue reading Movie Review: Doctor Strange (2016)

Movie Review: Suspiria (2018)

suspiriaSo, dance school anyone?

Stars: Dakota Johnson, Tilda Swinton, Doris Hick
Director: Luca Guadagnino

Synopsis: Susie (Dakota Fanning) is a young woman from Idaho who has dreamed her whole life of attending an elite dance school in Berlin and when her dreams finally seem to be coming true, she quickly realizes that the head teachers are not the simple happy women they pretend to be. This alongside some mysterious disappearances and suspicious events at the school, it looks like not everything is just about dance at the academy. Continue reading Movie Review: Suspiria (2018)