Movie Reviews

In the Heights (2021)

Director: Jon M. Chu Genre: Musical, Drama Runtime: 143 Minutes Main Cast: Anthony Ramos, Corey Hawkins, Leslie Grace, Melissa Barrera, Olga Meridez, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Gregory Diaz IV, Jimmy Smits, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Stephanie Beatriz Plot: Based on a Broadway musical, In the Heights tells the stories of the residents of Washington Heights, centering itself on Usnavi… Continue reading In the Heights (2021)

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Hamilton (2020)

Director: Thomas Kail (Screenplay written by Lin-Manuel Miranda) Genre: Musical, Biography, Drama, History Runtime: 160 Minutes Main Cast: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Leslie Odom Jr., Renee Elise Goldsberry, Phillipa Soo, Daveed Diggs, Jonathan Groff, Chris Jackson, Jasmine Cephas Jones Plot: A recording of the live performance of the Broadway hit Hamilton from 2016, telling the story of… Continue reading Hamilton (2020)

Movie Reviews

Mini Reviews: Movies Watched in January

Since I've started logging all of my reviews on my Letterboxd account, I can't help but feel jittery about those movies logged in my film diary that I didn't write anything for. I like things like that to be all uniform and neat (why I can't apply this to my house I don't know) and… Continue reading Mini Reviews: Movies Watched in January