The Place Beyond the Pines: An Epic Tale of Fathers & Sons (A Incredible Achievement in Story-telling)

Amid Derek Cianfrance’s unveiling feature-length film, Blue Valentine, an exceptionally personal portrayal of a decaying relationship was shown in unwavering detail. The result was one of the best films of that year, with its two front actors delivering powerhouse performances, resulting in an Academy Award nomination for actress Michelle Williams. The Place Beyond the Pines has crafted…

Only God Forgives (2013)

Only God Forgives is by now one of the most underrated films for me for the year 2013. This Art House Crime/thriller directed by Nicholas Winding Refn, — fresh off of his success with his previous film, Drive — is about a Thai boxing ring boss called Julian, who is a criminal drug launderer that…