MOVIE REVIEW: Crazy Rich Asians (2018)

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ONE SENTENCE SUMMARY: When Nick asks Rachel to go visit his Malaysian family, she has no idea that her boyfriend comes from a very, very, very, very, rich family.
GENRE: Romantic Comedy
LINKS: Book Review | Movie Trailer

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MOVIE REVIEW: Everything, Everything (2017)

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DIRECTOR: Stella Meghie
RUN TIME: 96 minutes
SUMMARY: Madeline has SCID, an immuno-deficiency disease that prevents her from leaving her house, until she finds a good reason to leave, Olly, the new neighbor next door.
STARRING: Amandla Stenberg | Nick Robinson
GENRE: Romance | Drama | Coming of Age
RATING: 2.5/5
NOTE: This is a movie adaptation of the YA book by Nicola Yoon of the same name.
BOOK REVIEW: Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon

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MOVIE REVIEW: The Greatest Showman (2017)

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DIRECTOR: Michael Gracey
RUN TIME: 105 minutes
SUMMARY: P. T. Barnum rises to fame and riches by risking it all for his famous circus acts involving extraordinary people including a bearded lady.
STARRING: Hugh Jackman | Michelle Williams| Rebecca Ferguson| Zac Efron | Zendaya
GENRE: Musical
RATING: 2.9/5 Continue reading

MOVIE REVIEW: The Fifty Shades Trilogy

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TITLES: 50 Shades of Grey | 50 Shades Darker | 50 Shades of Freed
DIRECTOR: Sam Taylor Johnson | James Foley
RUN TIME: 128 minutes | 131 minutes | 105 minutes
SUMMARY: Anastasia Steele falls for Christian Gray, who introduces her to BDSM but who has a dark past. Together they learn how to be in a committed relationship while also coping with said past. And In spite of all the those people threatening to end their relationship, they don’t care because you know… sex.
STARRING: Dakota Johnson | Jamie Dornan | Marcia Gay Harden | Rita Ora
GENRE: Erotic romantic drama
WARNING: Graphic sex scenes… like a lot.
RATING: 2/5 Continue reading


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DIRECTOR: Martin Koolhoven
RUN TIME: 148 minutes
SUMMARY: After a car accident, Samantha Kingston is forced to relive the same day over and over again until she starts reevaluating her life and those around her.
STARRING: Dakota Fanning | Kit Harington | Guy Pearce | Carice Van Houten
GENRE: Western | Thriller | Gothic | Drama
WARNING: This movie covers several serious subject matters such as child abuse.
RATING: 4.5/5

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MOVIE REVIEW: Demi Lovato’s Simply Complicated

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TITLE: Simply Complicated 
ONE SENTENCE SUMMARY: Demi Lovato along with friends and family, talks about her experiences growing up, her eating disorder, being bipolar, drug addiction, and more importantly, how she’s recovering.
GENRE:  Documentary
WARNING: Drug use and addiction
RATING: 4/5 Continue reading


TITLE: Before I Fall 
DIRECTOR: Ry Russo-Young
RUN TIME: 99 minutes
SUMMARY: After a car accident, Samantha Kingston is forced to relive the same day over and over again until she starts reevaluating her life and those around her.
STARRING: Zoey Deutch | Halston Sage | Logan Miller | Kian Lawley | Jennifer Beals | Elena Kampouris
GENRE: Teen Drama
NOTE: This is the movie adaptation of Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver
RATING: 4/5   Continue reading