Month: November 2017

Review: Mary and the Witch’s Flower — Almost like a Studio Ghibli version of Harry Porter

Mary and the Witch’s Flower メアリと魔女の花 (2017) Movie review Directed and co-screenwritten by Hiromasa Yonebayashi — the man who directed award-winning Studio Ghibli animated films When Marnie Was There (2014, nominated for Best Animated Feature at the Oscars in 2016) and The Secret World of Arrietty (2010), Mary and the Witch’s Flower is a Japanese …

Review: Jailbreak (2017) — Impressive action sequences but lacks substance

Jailbreak ការពារឧក្រិដ្ឋជន Movie review Directed and co-written by Jimmy Henderson (The Forest Whispers, Hanuman), Jailbreak is a Cambodian action flick about four police officers (three locals and a French) escort a gang member simply known as Playboy (Savin Phillip) to prison. It’s assumed to be an easy task but little did they know, hardcore criminals …