Drama films

Black Bear Review – Aubrey Plaza shows its volcanic side | Drama films

The American independent filmmaker Lawrence Michael Levine deploys Aubrey Plaza as both muse and spokesperson in this dramatic comedy tense on the ethics of the artistic process. If that sounds tedious, it isn’t: Levine’s playful deconstruction of tortured genius is a witty, provocative show of tyrannical directors, diva-ish actors, and over-invested voyeurs. The film is […]

Action films

“I’m getting beaten up enough”: Angelina Jolie returns to action movies with Those who wish me death

Angelina Jolie relished being “beaten enough” by making Those Who Wish Me Death. The 45-year-old actress plays Firefighter Hannah in the survival thriller and although she is best known for action movies, she enjoyed the fact that her character was much gritty and more down to earth than the roles she has played in the […]

Drama films

Promising Young Woman Review – Carey Mulligan’s Avenging Angel Shines Brightly | Drama films

IIt is extremely timely material. Thematically, Emerald Fennell’s first feature film, Promising young woman, could have been distilled from pure pain, an amalgamation of the countless rape culture testimonies on sites such as Everyone is invited. But tonally, with its extravagant eyebrow and ironically lacquered manicure, this film feels oddly dated – a few decades […]

Action films

Did you like Karnan? Here Are 5 Tamil Action Movies You Can Stream Then

Dhanush Karnan’s action drama, based on the 1995 Kodiyankulam caste violence case, has got off to a good start despite its release amid the pandemic. While Dhanush is praised for his fantastic performance, Mari Selvaraj’s film is carving out a niche in the Tamil film industry for being one of the best action films the […]

Action films

Southern Superstars Go Retro With Action Movies

Action has always been a favorite genre for mainstream film enthusiasts, especially in the Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, and Malayalam film industries. The larger-than-life heroism of Southern superstars is now in an epic twist. Many prominent actors are exploring the idea of ​​revamping the action genre through retro themes relating to history, mythology or crime drama […]

Comedy films

Are Nigerians only interested in Nollywood comedy movies?

Vanessa Obioha A common comment made by cinema operators in Nigeria during conferences and webinars is that Nigerian audiences prefer comedy films over any other genre. Box office numbers don’t suggest otherwise. The top-grossing Nigerian debut film of the past decade was the 2016 comedy “The Wedding Party”. It was recently replaced by Funke Akindele […]