Finally, Leo, finally

And he finally won it. He deserved it a long time ago from his work in What's Eating Gilbert Grape? to Blood Diamond and Revolutionary Road and, most especially, The Wolf of Wall Street. He finally got it for The Revenant and while it wasn't the best work he's done in his whole body of…Read more Finally, Leo, finally

Survival and Revenge: A Review of The Revenant (Juice.ph)

I did it again. I wrote for Juice again. It's good to be back and to be writing again. It's exhilarating to know that I'm still welcome and that I can still work while recuperating here in Bacolod. Today, I wrote a review of The Revenant. It's a powerful film, brutal and immense, but with…Read more Survival and Revenge: A Review of The Revenant (Juice.ph)

review of The Wolf of Wall Street & Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

I guess I'm on a roll. Been watching so many great movies one after the other. I missed it, I guess. The Christmas season was just hectic -- shuffling from one party to the next, seeing friends who live abroad and visiting them and saying "hi" -- it was a crazy time. And then, all…Read more review of The Wolf of Wall Street & Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

Absolutely Riveting: A Review of J. Edgar

My American history is quite limited. What I know is gleaned from pop culture, films, music, television, and books. So I've heard of J. Edgar Hoover but didn't know anything else other than his connection with the FBI and the fact that he wasn't liked very much. So I pretty came into watching J. Edgar…Read more Absolutely Riveting: A Review of J. Edgar