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Movie Review: Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries

I have been a fan of Agatha Christie’s murder mystery novels since I was twelve tears old. I am also a great fan of period dramas. Hence Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, a Netflix original series, seems tailor made for me. The detective is a fashionable young lady, unmarried, independent, and possessing independent means. She seems far, far ahead of her time. The only other onscreen … Continue reading Movie Review: Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries

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Movie Review: The Age of Innocence

The Age of Innocence is a movie adaptation of Edith Wharton’s novel . It is a poignant tale of unrequited love set in late 19th century America. The movie showcases New York society in the late 19th century. It shows the strict conventions of this uppercrust  society. Altthough none of them are nobility, these prople live and behave like royalty. A few of them, like … Continue reading Movie Review: The Age of Innocence

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Foodie Movie Review: CHEF

CHEF is a movie written and directed and produced  by Jon Favreaux. He also plays the main role. The Story Chef Carl is the living force behind the popularity of a Los Angeles restaurant. Like most creative people, he wants to make some innovations in the menu. The restaurant owner (played by Dustin Hoffman) does not want to take any chances by serving new dishes. … Continue reading Foodie Movie Review: CHEF

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Movie Review: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Spoiler free Review Four natives of the Isle of Guernsey are caught breaking the curfew during the Nazi occupation. The youngest and bravest of them is quick witted enough to tell the German guards a tall tale about attending a literary meeting; an activity condoned by the German authorities.Hence a book club with the unlikely name of the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society … Continue reading Movie Review: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society