Zombie apocalypse movies are a dime a dozen, but the new film The Girl With All The Gifts puts an innovative spin on the well worn genre.
Set in the near future, a young girl named Melanie (Sennia Nanua) has a special bond with a nurturing teacher named Miss Justineau (Gemma Arterton). They both live [...]
On this week’s episode of CinemAddicts, we cover director Gore Verbinski’s (Rango, The Lone Ranger) latest effort A Cure for Wellness and the horror anthology XX.
In A Cure for Wellness, Dane DeHaan is an ambitious executive named Lockhart who’s sent to the Swiss Alps to retrieve the company’s missing CEO. Upon entering the wellness center, [...]
Directed by Ceyda Torun, Kedi is a film that will have a direct appeal to cat lovers. That being said, 79-minute documentary takes an intriguing look at the street cats who roam Istanbul and the people who find themselves inextricably attached to them.
A healthy share of memorable stories are found in Kedi, as we [...]
On this week’s CinemAddicts, we review the Oscar nominated documentary I am Not Your Negro. Directed by Raoul Peck and narrated by Samuel L. Jackson, the project centers on the writings of essayist and social commentator James Baldwin. Most of the feature is culled from Remember This House, Baldwin’s unfinished book about his friendship [...]
If you’re in the mood for a modern day film noir, Detour may be your cup of tea. The project centers on Harper (Tye Sheridan), a law student who believes his stepfather (Stephen Moyer) is cheating on his mother. Harper also thinks the stepdad’s car accident, which placed his mom in a coma, is after [...]
On this week’s CinemAddicts, we review Martin Scorsese’s long in development epic Silence and director Theodore Melfi’s (St. Vincent) latest outing Hidden Figures. Along with those two reviews, we also offer up our thoughts on the impending release of Blade Runner 2049, director Ridley Scott’s highly anticipated sequel to Blade Runner. The [...]
It’s the final show of the year on CinemAddicts, and at least one of the films reviewed is a near masterpiece.
Directed by Jim Jarmusch, the subtly evocative Paterson stars Adam Driver as a bus driver who lives and works in Paterson, New Jersey. He’s also named Paterson, and a huge portion of [...]
It’s holiday season, which means a glut of cinema’s best films are flooding the market. Coming off the heels from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Felicity Jones is back with another special effects driven movie. This time, however, the story is set on Earth, as A Monster Calls centers on a young boy (Lewis [...]
Although most movie fans are waiting on bated breath for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, some are also excited to see Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt in outer space with Passengers. On this week’s CinemAddicts, we offer up our take on Rogue One: A Star Wars Story but also spotlight one of this [...]
The year is winding down, which means some of the finer films are being released for awards contention. On this week’s CinemAddicts, the most high profile pick is Jackie, a 99-minute look at how Jackie Kennedy (Natalie Portman) processes the tragic death of her husband.
Although Portman should receive an Oscar nomination for the showy [...]