Film Review: A Taste of Hunger

★★★ A Taste of Hunger goes for the culinary jugular as a searing drama, seasoned with sprinkles of eroticism. An overly simplistic plot about two budding restauranteurs striving for Michelin star status is the perfect backdrop for stunning performances from Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Katrine Greis-Rosenthal. Though the movie is more about the relationship than the … Continue reading Film Review: A Taste of Hunger

Sundance 2022: Master

★★★★ The second racially-charged Amazon Studios release at the 2022 Sundance Film Festival, Master is potent, twisty psychological horror. Led by a terrific cast, including Regina Hall and Zoe Renee, this slick slow-burn builds up a tangible atmosphere of racism and intensity. The darkness of the film’s thematic thrust may make audience members uncomfortable. For … Continue reading Sundance 2022: Master

TV Review: Servant – Season 3

The first season of Servant was a masterfully executed curiosity unlike anything I have ever seen before. Hailing from divisive creator M. Night Shyamalan, the creepy horror drama was teeming with captivating mysteries, phenomenal acting performances, and gorgeously-photographed pretentious displays of food. Now three seasons deep, Servant continues to deliver the strange and unusual in … Continue reading TV Review: Servant – Season 3

Film Review: Cyrano

★★ Reprising their roles from the stage musical production, Cyrano unites leads Haley Bennett and Peter Dinklage, respectively, to retell an age-old Shakespeare story. Similar material has been adapted countless times—despite this, Cyrano is actually my first-ever exposure to the tale of unrequited love between Cyrano de Bergerac and his devoted, beautiful friend Roxanne. As … Continue reading Film Review: Cyrano