Around the World in 80 Days Review

Jules Verne was one of the legendary European authors of the 19th century. His action/adventure novels served as an inspiration for people all around the world and they transcended time. Verne can be described as a futurist or perhaps even a prophet because he predicted future technologies that came into existence well after he wroteContinue reading “Around the World in 80 Days Review”

The Godfather (1972) Review

This movie is a classic. The Godfather is widely regarded as one of the most influential films ever made and is consistently ranked as one of the 10 greatest films ever. I did not like it. From all the oily personalities to the ruthless criminality to the egregious corruption and backstabbing, the whole film leftContinue reading “The Godfather (1972) Review”

Lincoln (2012) Review

It is difficult to analyze this film without sharing my real life opinion about the Civil War and the events surrounding it because this film was an accurate representation of the events that occurred. Certainly there were biases involved in how certain characters were portrayed but overall it at least attempted to portray the charactersContinue reading “Lincoln (2012) Review”

The Birth of a Nation (1915) Review

The Birth of a Nation is a silent drama film directed by famous Hollywood filmmaker D.W. Griffith. It is one of the American Film Institute’s top 100 films in American history due to its trailblazing and innovative film techniques along with its undeniable cultural impact. The film drew controversy for the racial themes portrayed inContinue reading “The Birth of a Nation (1915) Review”