Good Time (2017) – Safdie Brothers

Good Time, directed by the Safdie brothers, Benny and Josh, is a stress-inducing, pulsating heist film. Written by Josh Safdie and Ronald Bronstein, the film follows Connie Nikas (Robert Pattinson) as he unsuccessfully robs a bank with his intellectually disabled brother Nick (Benny Safdie) and spends the rest of the film trying to free himContinue reading “Good Time (2017) – Safdie Brothers”

Reservoir Dogs (1992) – Quentin Tarantino

Reservoir Dogs was Quentin Tarantino’s directorial debut and key aspects in the film are tropes that run throughout his filmography. Music and the soundtracks for his films are key components that give them their character, and the songs in Reservoir Dogs are no exception. While the opening of the film felt slow, with muffled conversations,Continue reading “Reservoir Dogs (1992) – Quentin Tarantino”

Ocean’s Eight (2018) – Gary Ross

Ocean’s Eight is directed by Gary Ross, known for writing things such as Big (1988) and more recently The Hunger Games from 2012 and 2016s Free State of Jones, which he also directed. The cast of the film is its main asset, as Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett and many other talented actresses have charming personalities.Continue reading “Ocean’s Eight (2018) – Gary Ross”