Category: Ricky’s Reviews

The Trial of the Chicago 7 Review

The Trial of the Chicago 7 Review

The story of 7 people on trial stemming from various charges surrounding the uprising at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago, Illinois. Thank you to Netflix for letting me review this early. We have an opening scene that is an absolute banger, with a head to head battle between Richard Shultz (JGL) and John … Continue reading The Trial of the Chicago 7 Review

Antebllum Review

Successful author Veronica Henley finds herself trapped in a horrifying reality and must uncover the mind-bending mystery before it's too late. The film opens with a few sequences of us seeing the fields of slavery. The torture, the murdering, the branding of the slaves. The scenes were enhanced with a haunting score to set the … Continue reading Antebllum Review

Ottolenghi and the Cakes of Versailles Review

Ottolenghi and the Cakes of Versailles Review

Documenting the collaboration between world renowned chef Yotam Ottolenghi (Jerusalem, Plenty) and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, this feature film follows five visionary pastry makers as they endeavor to construct an extravagant food gala based on the art exhibit "Visitors to Versailles." First, our movie kicks off with the foundation of the … Continue reading Ottolenghi and the Cakes of Versailles Review

The Nest Review

The Nest Review

Life for an entrepreneur and his American family begin to take a twisted turn after moving into an English country manor. In the first place, we learn early on that this relationship isn't rainbows and butterflies, Rory (Jude Law) isn't happy with the current dynamic of where they are in life, and Allison (Carrie Coon) … Continue reading The Nest Review

Alone Review

Alone Review

Jules Willcox (Netflix’s Bloodline) stars in ALONE as Jessica, a grief-stricken widow who flees the city in an attempt to cope with the loss of her husband.  When Jessica is kidnapped by a mysterious man and locked in a cabin in the Pacific Northwest, she escapes into the wilderness and is pursued by her captor. … Continue reading Alone Review