David has written 67 reviews for films rated ★★★★ .

  • Dallas Buyers Club

    Dallas Buyers Club

    ★★★★

    Dallas Buyers club was released in 2013 and directed by Jean-Marc Vallee. The movie stars Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner and Jared Leto. 

    The movie is all about Ron, a rodeo cowboy who was diagnosed with AIDS, and he discovers a band drug that can help patients survive longer. To get around the system he forms a club to smuggle the medicine to those in need. 

    I really enjoyed this movie, I like the premise and find it really interesting, especially…

  • The Babadook

    The Babadook

    ★★★★

    The Babadook was released in 2014and was directed by Jennifer Kent. The movie stars Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Hayley McElhinney, Daniel Henshaw and many more. 

    The movie is all about Sam (Noah Wiseman), a young boy who is convinced of a monster’s presence in his home, due to certain disturbing visions. His erratic behaviour concerns his single parent mother, Amelia (Essie Davis) who spirals into a state of paranoia. 

    This movie is extremely good and really took me by suprise.…

  • Murder Mystery

    Murder Mystery

    ★★★★

    Murder Mystery was released in 2019 and was directed by Kyle Newacheck. The movie stars Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Luke Evans, Gemma Arterton, Terence Stamp and many more. 

    The movie is all about a New York cop (Nick) and his wife (Audrey), who have planned a holiday on a bus trip however during their flight they embark on a lucky chance during a private yaht party. However unfortunate events see this couple framed for murder.

    I enjoyed this comedy, romantic…

  • Premonition

    Premonition

    ★★★★

    Premonition was directed by Mennan Yapo and stars Sandra Bullock, Julian McMahon, Nia Long, Kate Nelligan and many more. The movie was released in 2007. 

    Premonition is all about a woman named Linda (Sandra Bullock), who wakes up on Thursday morning to the discovery that her husband has died in an accident, however she wakes up the next day to find that her deceased husband is in bed and then the next day finding out that the family are all…

  • Home Alone

    Home Alone

    ★★★★

    Home Alone was released in 1990 and was directed by Chris Colombus. The movie stars Macaulay Culkin, Devin Ratray, Daniel Stern, Joe Pesci, Catherine O’Hara and many more. 

    The movie is all about young Kevin, who is left at home after an argument with his mother, during a Christmas holiday. At first he is happy to be left at home, until a pair of thieves try entering his house. 

    This movie still holds up too this day, despite being so…

  • Paul

    Paul

    ★★★★

    Paul was released in 2011 and directed by Gregg Mottola. The movie stars Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Seth Rogen (voiceover for Paul), Kirsten Wiig, Jason Bateman, Bill Hader and many more. 

    This movie is all about 2 movie buffs and best friends who live and travel in an RV. They travel to Area 51 where they discover an alien named Paul in their path. The friends pick up the Alien and make it their mission to return the Alien back…

  • The Amazing Spider-Man 2

    The Amazing Spider-Man 2

    ★★★★

    The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is directed by Marc Webb and was released in 2014. The movie stars Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane Dehaan, Felicity Jones and many more. 

    The movie is all about Spider-Man who embarks on a mission to protect his loved ones, when OsCorp, owned by his childhood friend Harry Osborn, unleashes a slew of genetically modified villains against him. 

    The sequel to the Amazing Spider-Man follows on from the previous movie, and builds upon the…

  • Encanto

    Encanto

    ★★★★

    Encanto is directed by Byron Howard and Jared Bush. The movie stars an unfamiliar cast with the likes of Stephanie Beatriz, Diane Guerrero, Wilmer Valderrama and many more. 

    Encanto was recently released in cinemas in the UK as the latest Disney movie. The animated movie is all about a family who live in Encanto, which is a hidden place in the mountains in Columbia. The Mandrigal family all live in a Palace and every child from the family are blessed…

  • Falling Down

    Falling Down

    ★★★★

    Falling down was released in 1993 and was directed by Joel Schumacher, the movie has a great cast stating the likes of Michael Douglas, Robert Duvall, Barbra Hershey and many more. 

    This movie is all about a man named William (Douglas) who decides to abandon his car in the middle of a traffic jam as things start too get on top of him. As he walks on foot towards his destination, things just seem to continuously go wrong, time after…

  • No Time to Die

    No Time to Die

    ★★★★

    No time to die is the latest in the James Bond franchise and is potentially the last time Daniel Craig will appear as James Bond. This movie has a great villain, called Safin, played brilliantly by Rami Malek. The relationship between James Bond and Madeleine Swann is really good and creates some great emotion in the movie, Lea Seydoux gives a great performance in the movie too. 

    The start of the movie is really great, and sets the tone for…

  • Midnight Mass

    Midnight Mass

    ★★★★

    Midnight mass is directed by the great Mike Flanagan who previously directed the haunting of hill house and bly manor. This series is 7 episodes long, all around 1 hour long, with each episode following on from each other. There is flash backs and background to characters, and a story all about religion, life messages and mystery all inside a small fishing town. The characters in this series are really good, mainly due to the good script and great acting.…

  • The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

    The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

    ★★★★

    The curious case of Benjamin Button was directed by David Fincher and was released in 2008. The movie stars Brad Pritt as both a narrator and the younger versions of Benjamin Button, as well as Cate Blanchette who played a woman who met and fell in love with Benjamin, the other main star was Julia Ormomd who played Benjamin Buttons’ daughter. The movie has a great premise it is so unique and so clever and it is done really well,…