Black Mirror (Season 1)

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

 

Verdict – 5/5

 

Pros –

 

1) The National Anthem – Almost vomited in this episode
2) Fifteen Million Merits – Great social satire with a killer monologue.
3) The Entire History of You – The hazards of technology

 

 

Cons –

 

N/A

 

 

Quote –

 

 

 

Bing : All we know is fake fodder and buying shit. That’s how we speak to each other, how we express ourselves, is buying shit. What, I have a dream? The peak of our dreams is a new app for our Dopple, it doesn’t exist! It’s not even there! We buy shit that’s not even there.

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)

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

 

VERDICT – 3/5

 

PROS –
1) The final scene which shows the effect of ALZ is fading.
2) The final battle scene where apes are fighting humans while riding horses shooting guns.
3) Koba will remain the most memorable character from this movie.

 

CONS –
1) Full of cliched characters; both humans and apes.
2) Gary Oldman wasted
3) Caesar’s family sub-plot

 

 
QUOTE –
Koba: Apes not kill apes.
Caesar: You are no ape.