Review: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Spoiler-free judgment.

by Benjamín Harguindey

Continuing the process of mirroring the original trilogy movie by movie, Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) is a send-off of The Empire Strikes Back (1981), albeit a feeble one. Though it supplies some entertaining action-adventure and strikes emotional notes as characters find closure to their arcs, as a “dark middle” for the new trilogy it’s quite tame.

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Review: Suburbicon (2017)

Make American crime movies great again.

by Iñaki Oñate

Suburbicon (2017) is not exactly a film that follows the tradition of mystery in American crime films; it’s more of a paroxystic homage to the genre and its stereotypes with a pinch of social comedy and a failed attempt at a morality check.

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi – Teaser Trailer

by Benjamín Harguindey

Following the February reveal of Episode VIII’s title – “The Last Jedi”, ominously written in red as opposed to the traditional yellow – a teaser trailer was finally released yesterday. The hype is strong in this one.

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