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#2 Amazon Studios Film in 2022: Thirteen Lives

https://youtu.be/R068Si4eb3Y 7.5/10 Earlier this year the Oscars took place and perhaps the biggest snub was that “The Rescue” not only didn’t win Best Documentary Feature (“Summer of Soul (...Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)” picked up that trophy) but it wasn’t even nominated, which was and is insane. I picked “The Rescue” not … Continue reading #2 Amazon Studios Film in 2022: Thirteen Lives

The Twilight Zone Season 1 (1985-1986)

https://youtu.be/AIVJzmVUU1w 2.5/10 After taking a look at “The Twilight Zone” from the late 1950’s into the 1960’s, the second iteration of the show debuted in 1985 and ran for three seasons. I am hoping things improve since this first season was an absolute disaster. The biggest problem with this first season can be summed up … Continue reading The Twilight Zone Season 1 (1985-1986)

#8 Netflix Film in 2022: Day Shift

https://youtu.be/GN_IwBptKi4 5/10 Movies like “Day Shift” are all about expectations. If you expect some ground breaking, incredible vampire film, you will be sorely disappointed. However, if you expect a dumb but fun way to kill a couple of hours, you might very well find yourself enjoying this mindless but entertaining thriller. Let’s get the negatives … Continue reading #8 Netflix Film in 2022: Day Shift

#93 Film in 2022: Three Thousand Years of Longing

https://youtu.be/TWGvntl9itE 7/10 Based on the novel “The Djinn in the Nightingale's Eye” by English novelist A. S. Byatt, co-writer/director George Miller gives us his first film in seven years with this magical and visually stunning experience. Since this film deals with magic, faraway lands, djinn/genies, etc. Miller (“Mad Max” franchise) is the perfect fit to … Continue reading #93 Film in 2022: Three Thousand Years of Longing

#92 Film in 2022: The Territory

https://youtu.be/wL9wvdbk7A4 3.5/10 A documentary about a disputed, protected area of the Amazon rainforest with the indigenous people and Brazilian farmers fight to control it, “The Territory” covers important topics but remains so one sided and non-cinematic that it falls painfully short. As someone who cares about the environment and this planet that we all call … Continue reading #92 Film in 2022: The Territory