Sleeping with Other People

Shockingly charming YES Release date: September 11, 2015Director: Leslye HeadlandLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: People who like romcoms but are tired of the cliches  When should you watch this movie: When you’ve been single for a while The sell: Unlike most romcoms, this movie is genuinely romantic and genuinely funny. I attribute mostContinue reading “Sleeping with Other People”

Leap Year

I’d like to apologize to all of Ireland NO Release date: January 6, 2010Director: Anand TuckerLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Irish people, for a laugh. People who have been recently engaged and just want to judge other people’s proposals.  When should you watch this movie: When you’re feeling very forgiving of outdated genderContinue reading “Leap Year”

Ratatouille

Underrated movie alert! YES Release date: June 29, 2007Director: Brad BirdLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Aspiring chefs and/or artists. Fans of Patton Oswald.  When should you watch this movie: When you just discovered the Bon Appetit youtube channel. When you’ve just followed @grossypelosi on instagram.  The sell: This movie is criminally underrated inContinue reading “Ratatouille”

Atomic Blonde

James Bond who? YES Release date: July 28, 2017Director: David LeitchLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Fans of Action. People who liked Mad Max: Fury Road. People who like the 80’s new wave.  When should you watch this movie: When you want to have a Good Time. When you’re in the mood for anContinue reading “Atomic Blonde”

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Mike Newell also directed Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, just FYI YES Release date: April 20, 2018Director: Mike NewellLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Fans of period drama. People not quite sold on period dramas but are willing to give it a shot. Aspiring writers.  When should you watch this movie: WhenContinue reading “The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society”

The King

Robert Pattinson deserves an Oscar and also my hand in marriage MAYBE Release date: October 11, 2019Director: David MichôdLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Fans of movies like Lawrence of Arabia, Thin Red Line, and the 1996 Hamlet When should you watch this movie: After you have had some coffee. When you need toContinue reading “The King”

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

The bad one NO Release date: July 15, 2005Director: Tim BurtonLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: People still obsessed with being “Edgy”  When should you watch this movie: When you just ate something poisonous and need to throw up The sell: Sorry to everyone who for some reason is still a Johnny Depp fan.Continue reading “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”

Wonder Woman

We deserved better MAYBE Release date: June 2, 2017Director: Patty JenkinsLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Fans of Princess Bride.  When should you watch this movie: When you’ve just watched Red Sparrow and need to recover.  The sell: One of the biggest threats facing women in public is having to talk to men (period)Continue reading “Wonder Woman”

Red Sparrow

The ballet dance body double did a good job NO Release date: February 15, 2018Director: Francis LawrenceLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: People who genuinely enjoyed the Mockingjay movie.  When should you watch this movie: When you’re feeling particularly ill-willed towards Jennifer Lawrence  The sell: I really don’t know why so many “girl power”Continue reading “Red Sparrow”