Overstuffed ‘Don’t Look Up’ is Still Pretty Damn Funny (Review)

Overstuffed ‘Don’t Look Up’ is Still Pretty Damn Funny (Review)

Adam McKay, one of the most polarizing directors in the game right now, is back with another
button-pushing comedy that will ruffle some feathers. Love him or hate him, McKay always
provides entertaining products, even if that means some people will turn off one of his films
before finishing it. That couldn’t be more true for his latest film, Don’t Look Up, which is certain
to turn off some viewers within the first act of the film. Regardless of your personal views, this is
still a must-see comedy, thanks to the A-list talent assembled here. And while this might not be
the awards contender Netflix was/is hoping for, it is still pretty damn funny.

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Beautiful Boy is an Emotional Gut Punch about The Grim Reality of Addiction (Review)

Beautiful Boy is an Emotional Gut Punch about The Grim Reality of Addiction (Review)

Addiction is a hell of a thing.  The allure of a high draws people into its sweet grasp, and once they are hooked the addiction will never let them go.  It is a sick disease that people are still trying to understand.  Why would someone put themselves and their families through this for a feeling that is gone almost instantly?  Drug use is something that has been romanticised by Hollywood for decades, so that allure won’t be going away anytime soon.  Seldom do we see the stories of the path of destruction an addict can leave in his wake pursuing his next high.  Beautiful Boy is an incredibly powerful that shows just how destructive addiction is not only to the addict, but to everyone around him. Read more