Category Archive: Drama

Birkebeinerne (The Last King) 2016

Nils Gaup is known for making movies about norwegian history and culture, among his work are; Ofelaš/Pathfinder (1987), Kautokeino-opprøret/The Kautokeino Rebellion (2008) and now Birkebeinerne/The Last King. The Story follows two birkebeinar who… Continue reading

Eddie the Eagle 2016

If you’re looking for a  truly accurate biopic about Eddie “The Eagle” Edwards, you won’t find it here. According to Eddie himself, about 5% of the story is actually true. But you will… Continue reading

The Revenant 2015

The Revenant is directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu and includes a cast of very talented actors, like Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Domhnall Gleeson and Will Poulter. Shot on beautiful and remote location by… Continue reading

Enter the Void 2009

Enter the Void is the first movie I’ve seen from Gaspar Noé. The film follows a U.S drug dealer living in Tokyo. He is then shot and killed by the Japanese police and… Continue reading

The Martian 2015

Ridley Scott is back in cinemas. Now with The Martian which is based on the novel with the same name by Andy Weir from 2011. The film follows Mark Watney, played by Matt… Continue reading

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2015

This is a very unnecessary sequel to a very average movie. To put some famous actors and actresses in a movie, doesen’t make it good when the story is rather thin and boring.… Continue reading

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2011

This is the first of a total of current two Marigold Hotel-movies. The premise of this movie is quite simple. a group of individual old-people decides to spend the remaining life in a… Continue reading

Eraser 1996

This is a quite decent action- movie starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. Even though the plot seems so easy and the action-scenes are a little over the top, Arnold still keeps you interested in the… Continue reading

The Thomas Crown Affair 1968

  After watching the new version of “The Thomas Crown Affair” from 1999 with Pierce Brosnan, I decided to just as easy watch the original one with Steve McQueen from 1968. While the… Continue reading

Interstellar 2014

Interstellar is Christopher Nolans second science fiction-movie and one of the most anticipated movie this year. After waiting over a year for this movie I can simply say that it was worth the… Continue reading

The Dark Knight Rises 2012

I had very high expectations for this movie and went into the theater and tried to block away all the movie reviews and critics of this movie. Christopher Nolan has really impressed me… Continue reading

Anatomy of a Murder 1959

It is such a delight to see James Stewart when he is at his best. He gives an atmosphere and a special presence that is hard to describe, it just works. I have… Continue reading

Ran 1985

After seeing some of Kurosawas famous movies, like Seven Samurai (1954), Rashomon (1950) and Yojimbo (1961), I was really looking forward to Ran. Ran is an over 2 and a half hour long… Continue reading

High Noon 1952

This is a very interesting and very good suspense western-movie. It´s not one of the normal western, when we have many shootouts and several small climax-scenes, because in High Noon the nice trick… Continue reading

Hugo 2011

Martin Scorsese is widely known for his gangster-movies, like Taxi Driver, Goodfellas, Casino and Gangs of New York. When I heard that he was going to make a children-movie, I was a little… Continue reading

Glory 1989

Glory tells a beatiful and intense story about the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry which was the first formal unit of the US Army to be made up entirely of African American men under… Continue reading

Trainspotting 1996

Danny Boyles breaktrough-movie Trainspotting is intense, colorful and creative-shot. Set in Scotland, almost every dialouge is spoken in scottish. After some time you get used to it adds an extra honest layer to… Continue reading

A Separation 2011

I don´t usually watch a lot of foreign-movies but i let myself watch those which are good, and this movie falls in that category. A solid and well performed drama from Iran. This… Continue reading

The Artist 2011

This is a kind of feel good-movie that makes you smile and laugh even if you don`t want to. At first I was a little sceptic to see a silent movie about the… Continue reading

There Will Be Blood 2007

It usually takes years between movies starring Daniel Day Lewis, but then when he acts, he does it so good! This movie is a beautiful example. He plays an oilman driven to power,… Continue reading

Warrior 2011

This is absolutely one of the best sport-movies I have seen so far. The constant variation of the shots from matches and several moments that made me feel for the competitors, helps to… Continue reading

Donnie Darko 2001

As a psychological thriller, this is a very good movie. It delivers weird moments, interesting connections and some good plot work. With a lot of familier actors and actresses, and a good story… Continue reading

Annie Hall 1977

This is my second Woddy Allen movie and probably one of his best work. It has creative plot solutions and is both charming and funny. Woody Allen and his co-star Diane Keaton deliveres… Continue reading

Drive 2011

Drive is one of the coolest movies I have seen this year. Ryan Gosling deliver a near perfect performance as the unaimed driver. Some people has claimed that they was dissapointed because of… Continue reading

Cool Hand Luke 1967

This has to be one of the best prison-movies I have seen (after Shawshank Redemption 1994). Paul Newman does a wonderful job and George Kennedy is not far behind. The movie tells an… Continue reading

Into the Wild 2007

This is probably one of the best biography-movies I have seen this year. It reminded me a little of 127 Hours (2010) with the split screen and great soundtrack. Emile Hirsch does a… Continue reading

No Country for Old Men 2007

This is a very interesting and well made movie from the Coen brothers. After sucesses as Fargo (1996) and The Big Lebowski (1998), No Country for Old Men, is by far my favourite… Continue reading

Gangs of New York 2002

Although not the best work of Martin Scorsese, Gangs of New York tells a entertaining and good story. Scorsese manage to show some pretty interesting fight scenes and we get to know the… Continue reading

The Insider 1999

After recent hits like The Last of the Mohicans (1992) and Heat (1995), Michael Mann brings out one of his best works with The Insider. Being nominated for 7 Oscars, it became one… Continue reading