The Huntsman: Winter’s War

Following the cheating scandal involving star Kristen Stewart and director Rupert Sanders, the sequel to “Snow White and the Huntsman”became simply “The Huntsman” and later “The Huntsman: Winters War.” Now after all of that, we finally get to see if it was all worth it. Depending on your definition of a good movie, the movie is both a success and a failure. Here, my idea of a good movie is one that makes sense within the world that it has established, is well-acted and well- scripted and looks good. “The Huntsman: Winter’s War” hits some of those points, but its … Continue reading The Huntsman: Winter’s War

Zero Dark Thirty

Sitting in a hotel room in Orlando, Florida during a trip my senior year, I turned on the TV and read the breaking news headline that Usama Bin Laden had been killed. This was the end of a manhunt spanning decades, and a sigh of relief the world over. The man who was the head, the mastermind behind al-Qaida and the 9/11 attacks, was gone.
The movie “Zero Dark Thirty” is the story behind the hunt that intensified in the decade after the 9/11 attacks, and the woman who narrowed it down to the compound in Pakistan.

Stationed in a covert base overseas, Jessica Chastain plays a member of the elite team of spies and military operatives who secretly devoted themselves to finding Osama Bin Laden in Columbia Pictures' electrifying new thriller directed by Kathryn Bigelow, "Zero Dark Thirty." (Courtesy Jonathan Olley/MCT)
Stationed in a covert base overseas, Jessica Chastain plays a member of the elite team of spies and military operatives who secretly devoted themselves to finding Osama Bin Laden in Columbia Pictures’ electrifying new thriller directed by Kathryn Bigelow, “Zero Dark Thirty.” (Courtesy Jonathan Olley/MCT)

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