This is my first entry (hopefully!) on a series of articles dedicated to notable directorial debuts.
The fifth season of HBO's hit show features both characters and showrunners trying to break away from conventions to forge their own paths. But where would that lead them?
A group of teenagers are forced to fight against a Communist invasion in their hometown. Who will get the upper hand?
Flight is a perfect showcase of Denzel Washington's acting skills, but a waste of everything else.
More often than not, these two terms get confused in the mix. Here is a look at what each of them means as well as a brief history on both.
25 years after its release, Die Hard still stands tall as one of the most iconic and best action films ever... and why not? one of the best Christmas films ever.
The most recent adaptation of the popular ninja amphibians is surprisingly great, and shockingly effective for all ages.
A brilliant scientist experiment on teleportation goes horribly awry when he tests it on himself.
This 2009 Norwegian horror-comedy puts forward two of humanity's biggest fears: Nazis and zombies.
Two seemingly unrelated horror films deal with similar yet opposing fears and evils. Fear of things from the past or the future, but still unknown to humanity.
A brief confession on how my wife influenced and changed my musical tastes (and my life) ... for good.
Oliver Stone's 2012 film is an exploration of human nature and its primal instincts, in the midst of the crisis that two best friends face when their girlfriend is kidnapped by a Mexican cartel.
J.A. Bayona's 2012 film puts us right in the middle of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, while a family struggles to find each other and survive.
Tobe Hooper's 1974 iconic horror film might be a low-budget, cheap looking film, but it hits you in the head with its raw, brutal approach.
With good direction and an innovative plot, J.J. Abrams' first venture into the Star Trek world manages to be a fun ride, while also paying its respects to the original franchise.
This romantic comedy features the unlikely pairing of a "perfect woman" with an "average Joe" with no confidence. Unfortunately, the film and its writers seem to suffer from the same problem.
A meteorite from outer-space lands near a small town, releasing a mysterious jelly-like creature that devours everything in its path.
Ben Affleck's sophomore effort shows his skills as a director. But does it bring anything new to the table?
TNT's dramatization of the birth of Microsoft and Apple follows the lives of Jobs and Gates as they set to change the world forever while trying to "destroy" each other.
John Hillcoat's adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's post-apocalyptic novel presents a grim future as a father and his son try to keep the fire of hope alive.
The second season of the epic show raises the stakes for most characters, as they all are scattered throughout Westeros and beyond, headed for their inevitable clash.
The first season of HBO's epic, medieval-themed show presents a complex array of characters and subplots, led by one of the best characters I've seen, as well as one of the most shocking twists ever.