February 23, 2018

Visionary fantasy auteur Guillermo del Toro presents a genre-bending love story between a mute janitor and a fish-man creature in The Shape of Water. Living in Baltimore during the Cold War, Eliza (Hawkins) is a mute woman working as a cleaner at a s...

January 26, 2018


Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi is a fresh, exciting, and wonderfully diverse new instalment of the space saga that still retains the timeless struggle between good and evil as well as a certain delightful corniness. Picking up shortly after...

December 29, 2017

Dear Readers,

You may have noticed a sudden dip in the number of posts this month. Usually I post a film review every Friday but a major shift in real-life priorities has made it difficult for me to maintain my regular posting schedule.

I started Rose-...

December 15, 2017

The saccharine, holiday-ready, Netflix Original movie A Christmas Prince is a throwback to trope-filled rom-coms that I had thought people stopped making in the ‘90s and early ‘00s. Aspiring New York journalist Amber (Rose McIver) is sent to the fict...

December 1, 2017

Freeing Thor from his staid first and second instalments, Kiwi director Taika Waititi finds fresh humour and heart in the valiant god of thunder (from Down Under) in Thor: Ragnarok. Chris Hemsworth returns as the mythical Norse prince who, in his que...

October 27, 2017

These are some of the things I am currently obsessed with this month, giving you a glimpse of my media consumption habits.

Watching: Riverdale (Season 2) on CW/Netflix

Riverdale is back with a vengeance! Picking right up from the shocking ending of sea...

October 13, 2017

The sequel to 1982’s cult sci-fi hit Blade Runner starring Harrison Ford arrives, backed by the tremendous talents of director Denis Villeneuve, cinematographer Roger Deakins, and actors Ryan Gosling, Robin Wright, and Sylvia Hoeks. Set thirty years...

October 6, 2017

From Michael Schur of the late, beloved The Office (the American version) and Parks and Recreation fame comes a new NBC comedy, The Good Place. Kristen Bell plays the recently deceased Eleanor who finds herself mistakenly placed in the “good place” o...

September 29, 2017

These are some of the things I am currently obsessed with this month, giving you a glimpse of my media consumption habits.

Watching: Strike on BBC One 

J. K. Rowling’s lesser-known but equally first-rate Cormoran Strike book series (written under the p...

September 22, 2017

So the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival (or just TIFF) draws to a close, marking the beginning of a new film season. What do I mean by that? From what I’ve noticed through my own observations, movie releases in North America tend to follow an...

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Hi! I'm Rose. I'm a major cinephile. I love to watch films, talk about them, analyze them in-depth, and find out what others think too! Read my film blog and see the world through rose-tinted glasses!


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