actor: Mélanie Laurent

6 Underground

The Synopsis: A billionaire, tired of seeing bad things happen around the world, gathers a team together to take down the corrupt leader of a Middle Eastern country and replace him with his peace-loving brother. The Review: Michael Bay, director of action films like The Rock and Transformers, made [...]

Mia and the White Lion

April 12, 2019

Dove Approved for All Ages

Mia and the White Lion is a movie that follows the story of a girl whose family returns to South Africa from London to run their family’s farm for animal habitat. While they’re there, a white lion cub (Charlie) is born that immediately bonds with the oldest child in the family, Mia. As the two [...]

Operation Finale

August 29, 2018
There is a story in Operation Finale; a deep, somber one. And with repeated films having been made on the subject of the Holocaust and its devastating aftermath, it is fortunate that we, as audience members, do not feel taxed and weary from the subject. Stories spanning loss, hope, vengeance, and [...]

Inglourious Basterds

August 21, 2009
Death and revenge. These are two words which descriptively explain at least part of the plot of this movie. The film opens in France, a German-occupied France, and Shosanna Dreyfus (Melanie Laurent) sees the graphic murder of her family by Colonel Hans Landa (Christopher Waltz), a Nazi. She escapes [...]