Olivier Assayas’s latest film is a lot of things that you don’t expect it to be. Taking the title at face value, Personal Shopper could be a movie about several topics, but definitely not a film about supernatural spirits. I hesitate to call it a “ghost story” as it seems to have been termed elsewhere … Continue reading Personal Shopper: Another Assayas-Stewart Triumph
In one of the strangest and most chaotic offseasons we have seen under the Belichick era in New England, there is still one huge question left unanswered. Malcolm Butler, coming off Super Bowl heroics and establishing himself as a top 10 CB in the NFL after being undrafted, is now looking for his big payday. … Continue reading The Butler Situation
Every time Kanye West pops up in a conversation there is a 92% chance that someone will say “I miss the old Kanye.” Favoring an artist’s earlier projects over the latter is not exclusive to Kanye West. Any artist will have their section of fans yelling at anyone willing to listen about how they were … Continue reading Do We Miss The Old Kanye
After I finished watching Park Chan-wook’s “Oldboy” I was left struggling between my appreciations for the story telling versus my disgust for the twist and conclusion. At first I questioned whether the critics who gushed over this film had lost their moral compass. “Oldboy” in short is a revenge drama. However as I dug deeper … Continue reading Hollywood Can Learn from “Old Boy” Director Park Chan-wook
The only reason I started watching The Walking Dead was because of the episodic video game by Telltale Games. The story captured me from the first episode, with different moral dilemmas forcing me to continuously question the decisions I make. I was emotionally invested for the whole playthrough. It was because of this game that … Continue reading Why I Gave Up on The Walking Dead (And Why I’m Falling For This Shit Again)
2013 was a big year for hip hop. Kanye West and J. Cole released an album on the same day. Danny Brown and Pusha T released an album on the same day. Jay Z dropped an album that was platinum before it was even released. Eminem, Drake, A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg, Tyler the Creator, … Continue reading Witnessing History: Run The Jewels Is On Their Way To Becoming One Of The Best Rap Groups of All Time
During his appearance on the Tonight Show, Bill Belichick finally got a word in after Jimmy Fallon went on gushing for 5 minutes straight. Belichick was asked what do you say to Falcons fans after such a loss. Belichick responded with “I mean it’s tough, I don’t think you ever get over them. They are … Continue reading Up Next For the Falcons and Can They Avoid the Fate of Past Super Bowl Losers?