Tag Archives: Biopic

Elvis – Film Review

Director: Baz Luhrmann Writers: Baz Luhrmann, Sam Bromell, Craig Pearce, and Jeremy Doner Starring: Austin Butler, Tom Hanks, Olivia DeJonge, Helen Thomson, Richard Roxburgh, and Kelvin Harrison Jr Rating: ★★★★ It’s been nine years since Baz Luhrmann’s last film, The … Continue reading

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The Electrical Life of Louis Wain – Film Review

Director: Will Sharpe Writers: Simon Stephenson and Will Sharpe Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Claire Foy, Andrea Riseborough, Toby Jones, Jamie Demetriou, Aimee Lou Wood, Hayley Squires, Stacy Martin, Julian Barratt, Sharon Rooney, and Olivia Colman Rating: ★★★★★ Before Louis Wain the … Continue reading

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Asakusa Kid – An Incredibly Moving Biopic of Takeshi Kitano – Film Review

Director: Gekidan Hitori Writer: Gekidan Hitori Starring: Yo Oizumi, Yuya Yagira, Mugi Kasowaki, Nobuyuki Tsuchiya, Ayumu Nakajima, Yūsuke Furusawa, Honami Suzuki, Rating: ★★★★★ Before Takeshi Kitano became an internationally acclaimed director and actor, he was, and remains, one of the … Continue reading

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Respect – Film Review

Director: Liesl Tommy Writer: Tracey Scott Wilson Starring: Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans, Audra MacDonald, Marc Maron, Tituss Burgess and Mary J. Blige Rating: ★★★ Aretha Franklin had been involved for a long time with the biopic of her … Continue reading

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