Tagged: juan recommends


Kubo and the Two Strings

Laika’s most recent outing, Kubo and the Two Strings, hit all the right notes for me in terms of emotional hooks and visual wonder.


Room (2015)

A boy and his mother spent five years of their lives trapped in an equipped garden shed in the middle of who-knows-where, until they play their escape.


Howl’s Moving Castle

After being cursed by a spiteful old witch, a plain and shy young woman seeks refuge in a walking castle belonging to an enigmatic wizard named Howl.


Spectre (2015)

James Bond has to deal with the criminal organization known as Spectre, who is actually responsible for all the criminal acts previously seen in the last three films.


Martian, The (2015)

A man has to survive Mars with his knowledge and wits, using any resources he has available in order to extend his life and find a way to make contact with Earth to communicate that he is alive.