The Danish Girl is the definition of an Oscar-bait film. It’s a period piece; it has controversial subject matter, which results in a brave and difficult performance from one or more of the actors; and it is based, in part at least, on a true story. The question is: is the film any good? Continue reading
Doug Reviews: Jupiter Ascending
Jupiter Ascending is a space opera with stunning visuals and will leave you saying one thing: “Maybe The Wachowskis did steal The Matrix from somebody else.” Continue reading
Doug Reviews: The Theory of Everything
Director James Marsh‘s latest film, The Theory of Everything, based on Jane Hawking‘s memoir, tells the story of her life with theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking (Eddie Redmayne). However, does it tell the whole story?