The Last of Us Part II: Game Review

Hello, it's me, The Blog Complainer and this post is not about a movie or TV show. (How subversive!) Yes, we're talking about a video game, something I haven't done in over two years. I thought I would resurrect the idea and if you're not familiar with The Last of Us it's basically a movie … Continue reading The Last of Us Part II: Game Review

Random Movie Roulette

Hello everyone, it's me, The Blog Complainer. Having a good time? No? Then I have a fun distraction for you. In mid February I discovered a Random Movie Roulette list on Letterboxd. I tried it out and thought this could make a fun post. You use a random number generator to decide what movie you … Continue reading Random Movie Roulette

Uncut Gems: one of the best of the last decade.

I swear this will be the final 2019 movie I talk about!  Blame Australia for releasing the best films months after the rest of the world. A24 are renowned for being one of the few studios to consistently release amazing movies year after year. I’ll catch them as they become available to me, but as of … Continue reading Uncut Gems: one of the best of the last decade.

1917 – A Technical Masterpiece!

The announcement of the Oscar nominations is not far off and I just checked out another movie that is most worthy of being nominated. I have been excited to see 1917 since it won Best Drama and Best Director for Sam Mendes at the Golden Globes, although I think it also should have won Best … Continue reading 1917 – A Technical Masterpiece!

Knives Out is Pure Genius!

It is so nice to watch a really good trailer which then translates to an even greater movie. I don’t think I have seen one of those since maybe Widows, aka the best movie of last year.  Now we have a new king on the block and it’s name is Knives Out. It's a Murder … Continue reading Knives Out is Pure Genius!

The Disneyathon – Part 10: The End of The Dark Age

Link to Previous Part: The Disneyathon – Part 9: The Dark Age This post is dedicated to Russi Taylor. The original voice actress of Minnie Mouse sadly left us on the day this post was released. Up next is The Great Mouse Detective, which is great. No buts, it was just really entertaining. After the disaster … Continue reading The Disneyathon – Part 10: The End of The Dark Age

The Watchlist: Episode 3 – Hellboy & John Wick

So Hellboy is back after an 11 years absence. Also John Wick is coming back next month. I have been planning on doing this for awhile as I haven't seen either of these franchises and here is my chance. So how we'll be doing this is I'll look at Hellboy, then John Wick and you … Continue reading The Watchlist: Episode 3 – Hellboy & John Wick

Shorty: Hotel Mumbai

Hotel Mumbai is the latest movie I have seen. I want a challenge when I watch a movie so give me something I haven't tried before. Hotel Mumbai was certainly a challenge! If you don't already know, this movie is based on the 2008 terrorist attack in the city of Mumbai, but more specifically focusing … Continue reading Shorty: Hotel Mumbai

Shorty: Greta

I just watched Greta because it’s been awhile since I have reviewed a thriller movie. It’s a movie about a young girl who finds a handbag belonging to the title character and they quickly become very close. It’s soon revealed that this woman is quite disturbed and our lead girl tries to unsuccessfully end all … Continue reading Shorty: Greta

Shorty: Black Mirror – Bandersnatch

I have just played and watched Black Mirror’s latest episode Bandersnatch. If you don’t know what Black Mirror is then I feel very sorry for you. Black Mirror is an anthology series on Netflix and from all the shows that I have seen on Netflix there hasn’t been a show that has made me think … Continue reading Shorty: Black Mirror – Bandersnatch