A Most Violent Year: Film Review

2014, A MOST VIOLENT YEAR

I wanted to see this because I love Oscar Isaac and Jessica Chastain and the trailer looked like this would be a tense gangster-style thriller. Sadly, it did not live up to this expectation. I’m not saying it was bad but it just had to potential to be so much more and didn’t deliver. The room was there for it to be amazing but it didn’t build on its foundations as much as it could and should have done.

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Top Films for January

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The top ten movies to see this month are:

Birdman

Michael Keaton stars as Riggan, a washed-up actor who quit a popular action hero franchise and is now trying to prove himself as a legitimate talent by writing, directing and starring in a Broadway play. This comedy has a unique filming style so it looks like it was all shot in one take. Great support cast including Edward Norton and Emma Stone who need awards for their roles! I have already seen and you can check my review here. Released: 1st January

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