Long Shot (2019) - SPOILER-FREE Review

Long Shot (2019) - SPOILER-FREE Review

Directed by: Jonathan Levine

Written by: Dan Sterling, Liz Hannah

Starring: Seth Rogen, Charlize Theron, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Andy Serkis, June Diane Raphael, Bob Odenkirk, Alexander Skarsgård 

Runtime: 115 min

Fred Flarsky (Seth Rogen) is a gifted and free-spirited journalist with an affinity for trouble. Charlotte Field (Charlize Theron) is one of the most influential women in the world. Smart, sophisticated, and accomplished, she's a powerhouse diplomat with a talent for... well, mostly everything. The two have nothing in common, except that she was his babysitter and childhood crush. When Fred unexpectedly reconnects with Charlotte, he charms her with his self-deprecating humor and his memories of her youthful idealism.

As she prepares to make a run for the Presidency, Charlotte impulsively hires Fred as her speechwriter, much to the dismay of her trusted advisors. A fish out of water on Charlotte's elite team, Fred is unprepared for her glamorous lifestyle in the limelight. Sparks fly as their unmistakable chemistry leads to a round-the-world romance and a series of unexpected and dangerous incidents.

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Black Panther (2018) - SPOILER-FREE Review

Black Panther (2018) - SPOILER-FREE Review

Directed by: Ryan Coogler

Written by: Joe Robert Cole, Ryan Coogler

Starring: Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya, Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, Angela Bassett, Forest Whitaker, Andy Serkis

Runtime: 135 min

Black Panther is the last Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU)  entry before the highly expected Avengers: Infinity War and it tells the story of T'Challa's (Chadwick Boseman) rise to become King of Wakanda.

Right after the events of Captain America: Civil WarBlack Panther returns to the isolated nation of Wakanda, but an old enemy reappears and the King's throne is put to the test. A conflict ensues and the fate of the whole world becomes in danger.

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Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi (2017) - SPOILER-FREE Review

Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi (2017) - SPOILER-FREE Review

Written and Directed by: Rian Johnson

Starring: Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Domhnall Gleeson, Gwendoline Christie, Andy Serkis, Laura Dern, Kelly Marie Tran, Benicio Del Toro

Runtime: 152 min

Rian Johnson replaces J.J. Abrams as he is both the writer and the director of one of the most anticipated movies of the year: Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi.

The second film of the trilogy returns with our heroes of The Force Awakens, as Rey (Daisy Ridley) trains her newly-found powers with Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) while the Resistance is preparing to fight the First Order.

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Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) - SPOILER-FREE Review

Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) - SPOILER-FREE Review

Directed by: J.J. Abrams

Written by: J.J. Abrams, Lawrence Kasdan, Michael Arndt

Starring: John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Lupita Nyong’o, Gwendoline Christie, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, Kenny Baker

Runtime: 136 min

Star Wars, one of the most popular and influential franchises of all-time, returns with Episode VII - The Force Awakens to begin its new trilogy, set 30 years after the events of Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983).

J.J. Abrams is directing and co-writing this movie and he counts with the help of some new rising stars (Daisy RidleyJohn BoyegaAdam Driver, amongst others) as well as some members from the original cast (like Harrison Ford or Carrie Fisher).

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War for the Planet of the Apes (2017) - SPOILER-FREE Review

War for the Planet of the Apes (2017) - SPOILER-FREE Review

Directed by: Matt Reeves

Starring: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn, Amiah Miller, Karin Konoval, Terry Notary

Runtime: 140 min

Caesar (Andy Serkis) is protecting his apes from the human army for two years now, but the Colonel (Woody Harrelson) wants his race to survive at all costs ... After several casualties on the ape's side, Caesar goes on his own revenge quest to save his kind.

An epic battle between both armies goes down to decide the fate of the planet and who becomes the dominant species.

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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) - SPOILER-FREE Review

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) - SPOILER-FREE Review

Directed by: Matt Reeves

Starring:  Andy Serkis, Jason Clarke, Gary Oldman, Keri Russell, Toby Kebbell, Kodi Smith-McPhee, Enrique Murciano, Kirk Acevedo

Runtime: 130 min

10 years after the events of Rise of the Planet of the Apes, we find out that the humans went through a severe virus that killed most of Earth's population. The apes are living in peace in a forest with their own culture growing exponentially, but some human survivors threaten that security.

A very short and fragile agreement between both races leads to war amongst them to decide who's the dominant species of the planet.

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