Casey's Movie Mania

Tuesday, 20 January 2015

Monday, 19 January 2015

Review: BIG EYES (2014)

4 stars
4 stars
BIG EYES is a refreshing change of pace for director Tim Burton: a wonderfully offbeat true-story drama about the Keanes and the epic art fraud scandal boosted with great performance by Amy Adams.

Thursday, 15 January 2015

BIRDMAN and THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL Lead with 9 Nominations Each for 2015 Oscars

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has finally revealed the nominees for the 87th Academy Awards. Both Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's BIRDMAN and Wes Anderson's THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL lead the pack with 9 Oscar nominations. Here are the selected list of nominations below:

Review: BLACKHAT (2015)

2.5 stars
2.5 stars
Michael Mann's BLACKHAT works fairly well as a tense action genre, but stumbles a lot with its drab narrative when he tries to go topical about cyber terrorism.