Monthly Archives: August 2015

Mark Lawrence – King of Thorns (2012)

9/10 If the violence of part one, Prince of Thorns, didn’t chase you away, you probably found a very well written book in it. You will want to continue reading about Jorgy Jorg and his brotherhood in King of Thorns. … Continue reading

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Baraka (1992) and Samsara (2011)

8.5/10 Visual documentaries about life and the universe to put our civilization and your individual life into perspective. I doubted whether I should write blog entries for these movies because I didn’t really know what to say about them. They … Continue reading

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The man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015)

7/10 During the Cold War, an American spy (Cavill) and a Russian spy (Hammer) are forced to work together to solve a plot involving illegal development of an atom bomb. In their cooperation they have to protect a girl (Vikander) … Continue reading

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Skyline (2010)

4/10 A group of party friends hide out in an LA apartment while aliens come with big ships and bright lights to harvest humans. This is a familiar combination of good special effects and really mediocre filmmaking. This underlying mediocrity … Continue reading

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Prisoners (2013)

8/10 Kellen Dover (Hugh Jackman)’s daughter and her friend go missing. As the local police detective (Jake Gyllenhaal) can’t seem to bring the girls back, the desperate father takes measures into his own hands. Prisoners has been out for two … Continue reading

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Hector and the Search for Happiness (2014)

7.5/10 Hector and the Search for Happiness is a comedy about a psychiatrist who is burned out and unhappy. He decides to travel the world in search for happiness, only to find out that what he searches for is inside … Continue reading

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They Live (1988)

7/10 In what today would have been part 1 of an endless franchise, a nameless man tries to find a job in a city and he gets involved in an underground movement to rid the world of aliens that have … Continue reading

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