Dogtooth Review: Don’t Be Afraid of Cats!

Three teenagers are confined to an isolated country estate that could very well be on another planet. The trio spend their days listening to endless homemade tapes that teach them a whole new vocabulary. Any word that comes from beyond their family abode is instantly assigned a new meaning. Hence ‘the sea’ refers to a… Continue reading Dogtooth Review: Don’t Be Afraid of Cats!

The Dark and the Wicked Review: Don’t Come Home

On a secluded farm in a nondescript rural town, a man is slowly dying. His family gathers to mourn, and soon a darkness grows, marked by waking nightmares and a growing sense that something evil is taking over the family. "There's nothing worse than a soul left alone in the end." From the interview of… Continue reading The Dark and the Wicked Review: Don’t Come Home

The Godfather Review: A Game of Chess

Don Vito Corleone, head of a mafia family, decides to hand over his empire to his youngest son Michael. However, his decision unintentionally puts the lives of his loved ones in grave danger. W A R N I N G : S p o i l e r s a h e a d! "It’s… Continue reading The Godfather Review: A Game of Chess

She Dies Tomorrow Review: It’s Okay Not To Be Okay

Amy is ravaged by the notion that she is going to die tomorrow, which sends her down a dizzying emotional spiral. When her sceptical friend Jane discovers Amy’s feeling of imminent death to be contagious, they both begin bizarre journeys through what might be the last day of their lives. The less you know, the better.… Continue reading She Dies Tomorrow Review: It’s Okay Not To Be Okay

Mommy Review: A Mother’s Unconditional Love

A widowed single mother, raising her violent son alone, finds new hope when a mysterious neighbor inserts herself into their household. "Loving people doesn’t save them.” Probably, but a mother’s love will. After his distinct departure from his usual directing methodology with Tom at the Farm, Xavier Dolan goes back to his roots, tackling another film… Continue reading Mommy Review: A Mother’s Unconditional Love

Call Me By Your Name Review: First Love and First Heartbreak

It's the summer of 1983, and precocious 17-year-old Elio Perlman is spending the days with his family at their 17th-century villa in Lombardy, Italy. He soon meets Oliver, a handsome doctoral student who's working as an intern for Elio's father. Amid the sun-drenched splendor of their surroundings, Elio and Oliver discover the heady beauty of awakening… Continue reading Call Me By Your Name Review: First Love and First Heartbreak

Devil’s Gate Review: Perfection Isn’t Human

When a woman and her son mysteriously vanish, FBI agent Daria Francis is dispatched to the small town of Devil's Gate, North Dakota to investigate the number one suspect: religious fanatic Jackson Pritchard, husband and father of the missing persons. But when Francis and local deputy Colt arrive at Pritchard's foreboding property, they discover much more… Continue reading Devil’s Gate Review: Perfection Isn’t Human