Friday, July 21, 2017

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets - Review

Science Fiction, in large part, owes a lot to Pierre Christin and Jean-Claude Mézières. The creators of the source material for Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, the comic series Valérian and Laureline that began in 1967, can now see the influence on other high profile sci-fi films, including director Luc Besson’s own film The Fifth Element. And what better way to finally bring Valerian to the big screen in an epic film than the weird and out there Luc Besson.

Dunkirk - Review

There are quite a few modern directors that make up the conversation of best working director in Hollywood, but few have the near perfect track record of Christopher Nolan. While he does have a few minor missteps along the way, seeing this director take on World War II is a can’t miss in the cinema. And truth be told, Nolan and crew do not disappoint in any way.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Top 5 Best World War II Films

War films have almost become their own genre in the Hollywood machine. With numerous conflicts throughout history, the settings can vary, the cast of characters can change and even the themes can ultimately fluctuate. For this list today, it’s clear that variances can occur even amongst films set during the same war. Here are the best 5 World War II films.