Posts in the Category: Robin’s Reviews

Matrix (1999)

Matrix

Robin finally had a chance to watch the 1999 movie Matrix with Kaenu Reeves.

 

Robin’s thoughts:
He didn’t think the plot was special. For example, the hero is transported via virtual reality to an artificial world where he dies in a hail …

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Der Baader Meinhof Komplex (2008)

Robin saw the movie “The Baader Meinhof Complex”, which is about the terrorist group Rote Armeefraktion (“Red Army Faction”) from Germany.

Robin very much likes how narcissistic terrorist Andreas Baader is portrayed by Moritz Bleibtreu: “Someone who thinks he’s extremely masculine …

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Mirror, Mirror

Robin saw the fairy tale movie Mirror, Mirror from 2011, directed by Tarsem Singh, based on the German folk tale “Snow White”, with Lily Collins, Arnie Hammer, and Julia Roberts as the wicked stepmother, and tells us what he liked …

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Walk Of Shame (2014)

Robin saw the comedy Walk of Shame (directed by Steven Brill and starring Elizabeth Banks) from 2014.

Storyline:It’s about a TV presenter who goes clubbing with friends and picks up a one-night stand, but whose car is unfortunately being towed away at …

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Is “Groundhog Day” a Religious Movie?

Robin had always suspected that “Groundhog Day” was Buddhist inspired.
In Buddhism, you are reborn until you are finally wise and then you can enter Nirvana; in the film, the hero experiences the same day over and over again until he …

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Juno (2007)

Robin watched the movie Juno with Ellen “Hard Candy” Page.

Storyline:
The heroine gets pregnant by a classmate of the same age. She decides to carry the child and leave it to its adoptive parents after birth. She gets to know the …

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The World’s End (2013)

The World’s End is a 2013 US-British-Japanese action science fiction comedy directed by Edgar Wright and starring Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Paddy Considine, Martin Freeman and Eddie Marsan.

Background Information:

After Shaun of the Dead (2004) and Hot Fuzz (2007), the film …

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The Hangover (2009)

The Hangover is a 2009 American comedy directed by Todd Phillips, starring Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Zach Galifianakis, Heather Graham, Justin Bartha, Ken Jeong, and Jeffrey Tambor.

The Plotline

The film is about four friends who travel to Las Vegas for a …

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