4.2Idris Elba subbed

Beasts of No Nation

As Netflix starts to show studios around the world how TV shows are being done, it seemed to be inevitable that the same thing would occur with movies at some point as well. And Beasts of No Nation is the first... Read More...
4.8Amazing experience

Room

A week has passed since the Oscars and the deserved win for Brie Larson as best female actress - and just now do I get the chance to finally write down my thoughts on Room. First of, this will make my Top 3 ... Read More...
4.6Amazing and fun

The Big Short

I moved to Boston on September 12, 2008 - my first job out of college started three days later on September, 15 2008 - the day when one of the biggest investment firms in the world Lehman Brothers went belly up... Read More...
4.3Touching and beautiful

Carol

As the marathon continues, it was now time for my absolute favorite genre: female love stories. Admittedly, Carol is one of those movies which I would have probably not planned to watch if it wasn’t nominated f... Read More...
3.9Great tribute

Creed

The night had finally come - it was a really long hard day: waking up 4.30 AM, flying out to a business meeting, knowing that I had a hard fight ahead of me that night - the highly praised return of the Rocky f... Read More...
4.1Brutal and beautiful

The Revenant

The Oscar 2016 nominees are out and I am going to put #OscarSoWhite-Gate aside for now and try to just focus on my goal at hand - watch an immensely large amount of movies (15!) come February, 28 - no. 1 was Le... Read More...
4.5Sad, moving, stunning

United 93

How do you write a “review” about a movie based on the most horrifying and impactful events in our generation? A movie depicting THE event which changed all of our lives forever in so many ways. Five years afte... Read More...
4.0

Steve Jobs

Finally one of my most anticipated movies of the year was released in German movie theaters - the Steve Jobs movie was probably one of the most troubled and often abandoned projects in recent Hollywood history.... Read More...
3.2

Black Mass

In my last days in the beautiful city of Cambridge, I remember riding home on Cambridge Street and seeing a bunch of old caaaas being paaaaaked in front some shabby old bar and I instantly knew, this must b... Read More...
4.8One Cut ! One Masterpiece

Victoria

I watched Sicario just a couple of days ago and was grappling with giving that one 4-stars or maybe 3.5 stars - and then I watched this masterpiece of cinematography tonight in the theater. And this film demons... Read More...