Disney’s The Mandalorian combines the best (and sometimes worst) elements of the Star Wars universe into a single TV show that fans and critics love. So why was I so disappointed with the latest episodes? Where did they go wrong?
DISCLAIMER: Contains major spoilers for Annihilation and disturbing images. Annihilation is a 2018 film directed and written by Alex Garland. Based on the 2014 novel of the same name, it follows the journey of five scientists exploring into a mysterious zone called ‘the Shimmer’ caused by an extraterrestrial being. Science-fiction is a fascinating genre. It … Continue reading Annihilation: A journey of self-destruction
Recently, with my dad, I watched the film “Chinatown” (1974) directed by Roman Polanski. You'll notice it is this week's (June 1, 2020) movie of the week. I was utterly amazed by not only the storyline and shot composition but by how beautiful and disturbing the film was at the same time. Now, if you’ve … Continue reading “Forget It Jake, It’s Chinatown”