4.0Family dramedy - German

Toni Erdmann

Heute ist es an der Zeit, meinen ersten deutschen Blogpost auf erwinreviews zu schreiben - und ich dachte mir: deutscher Film, deutscher Post. Im Vorfeld wurde viel geschrieben über den deutschen Beitrag zu den... Read More...
2.8

Sully

With heading into December, now the 2016 movie fall (or more winter) is in full swing - next up was Sully which we could (in hindsight luckily) snag up on iTunes. And it comes with the usual problem of how to j... Read More...
4.0Great drama

Hidden Figures

Off we go to our next Academy Award contender - tonight Hidden Figures was on the agenda. Without really having planned for it, I basically watched two films back-to-back portraying a similar subject matter - T... Read More...
4.1Western Drama

Hell or High Waters

Checked off another one - and maybe I should stop checking the RT score too much before watching the movie - aside from a certain level of quality control, it sets expectations. With a whopping 98% and the subs... Read More...
4.3Annual New England Drama

Manchester by the Sea

Time for the next Oscar contender of 2017 - a lot had been written about Casey Affleck's stellar and oscarworthy performance - so the Erwinreviews crew had to check it out. Aside from that, obviously every New ... Read More...
4.7Best Villeneuve YTD

Arrival

So I'm gonna just come right out and say it, this was the best film of 2016 so far - I have been out of the theater for about 45 minutes and I am still thinking about it. Last time, I felt similarly about a mov... Read More...
4.4Superb war thriller

Eye in the Sky

A good offer on Amazon prime, 95% RT rating and Aaron Paul were enough reason for me to watch Eye in the Sky - and it was an amazing and intelligent film really worth watching. The story is rather straightforwa... Read More...
3.7Nice little gem

Trumbo

On my journey to the perfect pre-Oscar score (i.e. intending to watch every darn nominated movie in the race), I came across this hidden little Bryan Cranston show. Generally speaking, I did truly enjoy this f... Read More...
3.0Nice little romance

Brooklyn

NOTE: This review was in my draft folder for quite some time... After all "stress" from trying to finish all the nominated films just in time for the Oscar ceremony 2016 has settled, I now had the time to also... Read More...
4.3Power of Journalism

Spotlight

As the Oscar journey continues, it was time for the annual obligatory Boston movie (this year it was even two big productions - but Black Mass was underwhelming, so I am calling out Spotlight to be the Boston m... Read More...