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Abandon – Meg Cabot

Abandon ranks high amongst my reading list as one of my top three favourite trilogies. The entire series spans over a very short period but will seem to be drawn out. It hooks you and doesn’t let you leave until it is...

Knives Out (2019 film) – directed by Rhian Johnson

2019 film poster for Knives Out ( In the pursuit of unravelling the mystery and solving the crime, one finds abundant humour in Rhian Johnson’s 2019 film, Knives Out. This film feels more like a game of Clue...

The Lighthouse (2019) – directed by Robert Eggers

2019 film poster for The Lighthouse (Wikipedia) The dark, alarming sounds of Robert Eggers’ The Lighthouse and its secrets will keep an audience thrilled throughout. Right from the start of the movie, when the ship...

Movie Review: Old (2021)

(IMDB/Website) The movie “Old” is based on the graphic novel "Sandcastle" by Pierre Oscar Levy and Fredrik Peeters, and one might wonder how Shyamalan comes across suspenseful stories like this. But, surprisingly, he also plays a prominent role...

Movie Review: Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021)

(IMDB/Website) Mandarin and the ten rings organization were some of the oldest villains that came to the Marvel universe. The Mandarin was introduced through the Iron Man movies but by the end of the third film of the...

Show Review: Money Heist (2017)

“Money Heist” is a Netflix show created by Alex Pina that has been going on since 2017, and it is ended this year in December. (Popsugar/Website) The show presents the viewer a heist story through...