Shutter Island (2010)

4/10 Shutter Island is the kind of movie you can only watch once. Even though it could be considered a great movie, the twisted ending kinda ruins the build up and any potential future viewings. The detective part of the story is actually really good and very believable thanks to everyone’s performances, which is why … More Shutter Island (2010)

The Departed (2006)

8/10 The Departed is a great story about conflict, greed, privilege, drama, double-crossing, and all out anarchy thanks to its brilliant cast. DiCaprio, Damon, Wahlberg, Baldwin, Sheen, Farmiga, and Nicholson show you that growing up on the Catholic rich streets of Boston can take you to the highest of highs or the lowest of lows. … More The Departed (2006)

The Fighter (2010)

7/10 Boxing movies usually focus on rags to riches kind of stories, focusing on guys who struggle to make it to the top. The Fighter is a true story about a guy who can’t escape his brother’s shadow despite the tarnish legacy he has. Mark Wahlberg is good here, but not great, and is outshined … More The Fighter (2010)

Black Mass (2015)

6/10 I have no clue what Whitey Bulger looks like, but Johnny Depp takes his acting abilities to a whole new level that is beyond creepy. Black Mass was a really long movie that begins to wear on you about half way through. The main focus here was to showcase how dirty and crazy some … More Black Mass (2015)