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Amelia (2009)

Movie Review At the beginning of November, scientists announced that it was very likely that the remains found in 1940 on the uninhabited Pacific island of Nikumaroro were those of the famous aviator Amelia Eckhart.  She was the first woman pilot to fly across the Atlantic. But, flying over the Pacific Ocean in 1937, Amelia’s …

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Becoming Jane

Movie Review That’s the literal translation of the title of the English film Becoming Jane starring Anne Hathaway and James McAvoy, although you may also come across the title “Jane Austen”. In fact, it’s the story of the famous British author that the filmmakers have tried to recreate. And if you’ve read Pride and Prejudice …

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Mona Lisa Smile

Movie Review No other film provides such a compelling example of how a single, progressive thinker can sway the minds of so many. The movie is all about women’s rights, the right to make the choices you want, not the choices society dictates. A new college teacher, Catherine Watson tries to help her schoolgirls to …

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Elle

Movie Review The main character Michèle, the owner of a successful business, is divorced from her husband and has a son who has his own life as an adult. One day a man in black bursts into her house, beats her and rapes her. The story awakens psychological traumas from her childhood. She wants to …

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Sing Street

Movie Review Another film that deals with the theme of growing up, and incidentally, one of the nominees for a Golden Globe Award for Best Comedy or Musical. It’s the 80s, Ireland is going through bad times and the protagonist’s family is falling apart. Financial problems created by his parents’ impending divorce dramatically change his …

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Matilda

Movie Review Matilda is a very unusual girl. She can multiply huge numbers in her head, move objects with her eyes, and do many other supernatural things. Her parents are indifferent to her daughter, so she raises herself. The girl’s mother, a housewife, is busy watching TV, playing the lottery, and other “important” things. His …

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Pay It Forward

Movie Review Without a doubt, “Pay Another” is an undeniable source of inspiration for both children and adults. This film makes you believe that nothing is impossible and even the most improbable idea can come true if you want to do something good for the world. The screenplay was based on Catherine Ryan Hyde’s novel …

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My Giant

Movie Review This film is an ode to the love of life and the eternal belief in goodness. At the heart touching story of two boys. Their chance encounter ends in a bargain: Max, a big guy, but not remarkable for his great intellectual abilities, is to lend his legs to the seriously ill but …

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