Micah Croom Croom is a 22-year old Ivy – League Graduate from Long, Beach California. More about author Score: 9/10 Time is an autobiography depicting the troubling times of a young black woman and her sons awaiting the return of their father. The project is produced and directed by Garett Bradley. It starts out inContinue reading “TIME”
Score: 9/10 All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr is a 2014 Historical Fiction novel set during World War Two, and follows three principal characters; the blind French girl, Marie-Laure LeBlanc, the German Genius, Werner, and the villainous Von Rumpel. The characters eventually cross paths in Saint-Malo, a small town on the coastContinue reading “All The Light We Cannot See”
Episode Score: 9.5 Season Score: 8.75 In the interest of brevity I have taken the decision to combine my review of The Mandalorian Season 1 with my review of the same season’s eighth and final episode, directed by Taika Waititi. This is all the more useful in that, with Season 2 due to be releasedContinue reading “The Mandalorian S1E8 Review: Redemption”
Score: 4/10 “When the evil eye is cast in your direction, ignore it at your peril.” Cue the intro to Evil Eye (2020), the latest movie from a team-up of Amazon Prime Originals and Blumhouse Productions, a company known for delivering horror movies that lie on all parts of the good/bad movie spectrum. Rooted inContinue reading “Evil Eye: The Only Evil this Movie Should be Warding Off is Bad Script Writing”
Score: 8.5 Enola Holmes exists in a difficult place, featuring a new(ish) female character in a story with pre-established heroes. Sherlock Holmes is a household name, and the directors and producers of the story have the unenviable task of both making their new character impressive without depowering the old one.
Score: 7.5/10 “Years ago, Willard had fitted together a weathered cross above a fallen tree in a small clearing behind his house. He came every morning and evening to talk to God. It seemed to his son that his father fought the Devil… all the time.”
Score: 10/10 The darkness drops again; but now I knowThat twenty centuries of stony sleepWere vexed to nightmare by a rocking cradle, And what rough beast, its hour come round at last, Slouches towards Bethlehem to be born? William Butler Yeats, “The Second Coming”
Score: 9/10 Verdict At Glance Mando S1E6 is brilliant, a return to form that not only recaptures the glory of S1E4 but expands the menu of what this show does well.
Score: 9.5/10 Kingdom is a Netflix Original South Korean horror series, directed by Kim Seong-hun. It is based on the webcomic series The Kingdom of the Gods, written by Kim Eun-hee, who worked as the writer of the show as well. The series fulfills a multitude of categories, from Korean period piece, to political thriller,Continue reading “Kingdom: The Perfect Zombie Horror Drama to Binge-Watch this Halloween”