“Me and Earl and the Dying Girl” captures the heart of adolescence 

Coming-of-age Dramas are, in my opinion, of the most difficult genres to tackle for movie-makers. These films are a culmination of a number of very fragile elements that, if executed improperly, will surely compromise the quality and authenticity of the final product. And seldom have directors succeeded in making a film that speaks to its… Read More “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl” captures the heart of adolescence 

“The Perks of Being A Wallflower” celebrates the socially-awkward

We’ve all been there; we’ve all had to face the pressure of being in high school. Few movies manage to truly capture the struggle between what we truly want and what is expected from us, and one example is the hugely underrated 2012 coming-of-age drama, The Perks of Being A Wallflower. Starring Logan Lerman, Emma… Read More “The Perks of Being A Wallflower” celebrates the socially-awkward

From one heart to another: a review of “The Fault in Our Stars” 

There are a lot of people out there who will tell you a lot of different things about author John Green, from whom we’ve seen books such as Paper Towns, Will Greyson, will greyson, and Looking For Alaska, among others. As an aspiring YA novelist myself (one can dream), he is one of the mainstream… Read More From one heart to another: a review of “The Fault in Our Stars” 

“The Spectacular Now” beautifully portrays the struggles of adolescence 

This one had been on my list for a while, and I finally got to it when Ms. Laura Hassan sent me a message asking if I could review it. So, thank you Laura for being my very first request, and here’s a review of The Spectacular Now: From Dallas Buyers Club and Her to 12 Years… Read More “The Spectacular Now” beautifully portrays the struggles of adolescence