Spirited Away (2001)

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 1
CULT – 1

Verdict – 5/5

Pros –

1) Chihiro in Wonderland.
2) Yubaba’s Bath-house ; One of the best surreal universe.
3) Highly influential especially for younger audience.
4) Narration respects the intelligence of audience.
5) Subtle Haunting premise.

Cons –

n/a

Quote –

Chihiro: Listen, Haku. I don’t remember it, but my mom told me… Once, when I was little, I fell into a river. She said they’d drained it and built things on top. But I’ve just remembered. The river was called… Its name was the Kohaku River. Your real name is Kohaku.

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Game of Thrones (season 5)

STORY – 0
DIRECTOR – 0
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 1
CULT – 1

Verdict – 3/5

Pros –

1) Last 3 episodes
2) Hardhome Battle
3) Drogon killing Sons of the Harpy and taking away Daenerys
4) Arya’s revenge
5) Tyrion with Daenerys
6) Cersei’s walk of shame

Cons –

1) Killing Jon Snow ; Anti-Climax
2) Stannis vs Boltons battle ; the battle we never saw
3) With too many main characters being dead , the show seems to be going nowhere.

Quote –

“For the watch”

Friday (1995)

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 1
CULT – 1

Verdict – 5/5

Pros –

1) Great hangout movie ; 30 minutes into the movie and you find yourself smoking in the porch with Smokey and Craig.
2) Deebo
3) 1 Day Set-Up with full of colorful characters.
4) Tight screenplay with a cool sound-track.

Cons –

n/a

Quote –

Smokey: I know you don’t smoke weed, I know this; but I’m gonna get you high today, ’cause it’s Friday; you ain’t got no job… and you ain’t got shit to do.

The Imposter (2012)

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 1
CULT – 1

Verdict – 5/5

Pros –

1) One hell of a thriller ; impeccable.
2) The Family-Murderer Twist
3) Frédéric Bourdin – Tricked the family and eventually the audience.
4) Cinematography
5) Bart Layton – The Director
6) The unsolved mystery

Cons –

n/a
Quote –

“They killed him.Some of them did it.Some of them knew of it.Some of them choose to ignore it.”

Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths (2010)

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 1

Verdict – 4/5

Pros –

1) The concept of Infinite earth and Earth Prime
2) The Crime Syndicate (Superwoman vs Batman fight)
3) Batman tricking Johnny Quick
4) Cameos (Aquaman, Black Canary, Black Lightning, Firestorm, and Red Tornado)
5) Owlman
6) Flash one-liners

Cons –

n/a
Quote –

“Batman: [to Owlman] There is a difference between you and me. We both looked into the abyss, but when it looked back at us, you blinked.”