Lion

Sometimes I am a little skeptical when it comes to watching films that have been Oscar nominated. At times I am left with a feeling as to why a particular movie won and why not the other? Other times, when I see the “based on a true story” tagline, I wonder how much of it […]

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Deepwater Horizon

  Genre: Biopic-Disaster Director: Peter Berg Writer: Matthew Sand and Matthew Michael Carnahan Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, John Malkovich, Kate Hudson, Gina Rodriguez, Dylan O’Brien Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 107 minutes Synopsis: Based on the true life events of the explosion and eventual sinking of Deepwater Horizon oil rig in 2010, leading to the […]

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Sully

Not to be confused with the Monsters Inc., Sully here is refered to Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, who along with his co-captain Jeffrey Skiles, landed US Airways flight 1459 into the Hudson river three minutes after take off. Sully is based on the novel Highest Duty by the aforemention pilots and is directed by Clint Eastwood. […]

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Spotlight

I have to admit I am a little late in watching this Oscar winning movie (Best Movie), but since movies like these don’t get a cinema release in Pakistan, I have to wait for the DVD to come out. So here are the top 5 reasons to watch Spotlight!   The Subject Matter Spotlight focuses on […]

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Open Water

Ok, so one time my friend I went on this diving trip with a bunch of people off the coast of an island in Barabados. There were couple of more couples, honeymooners mostly, several single guys and girls and a family. I was really exicted about the driving trip. The workload of both me and […]

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The Exorcism of Emily Rose

[Keep in mind, this movie is based on true events.] One of the biggest hits of the year 2005 was a small, unknown movie called The Exorcism of Emily Rose. Scary movies excite me, and so I waited with bated breath for this movie to release. The Exorcist (1977) is one of my all time […]

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