Category movie

Star Wars, Episode VIII: The Last Jedi – Review

I’ve seen The Last Jedi three times now, and I think that I’m beginning to understand the film. Rian Johnson took Star Wars in a completely different direction than the previous eight films, and audiences were not ready for it. I certainly wasn’t ready for it. I saw it opening night, in IMAX 3D, and […]

Wonder Woman, Representation, and Feminist Film

This June, Wonder Woman, directed by Patty Jenkins, finally hit the cinemas. After the complete bombshell that was Batman v Superman (2016), I was half worried for the film — given the ridiculous sexist history of movies since the beginning of film — and half excited — given that a woman was directing the film. […]