Masters of Movies Blog

  • My Full 2020 Oscar Predictions

    It feels like only yesterday that we were celebrating the most prestigious night in Hollywood. But as the end of the year draws nearer and nearer,...
  • Joker Review

    Note: This review of Joker contains detailed breakdowns of the main character. BUT, there are no spoilers when it comes to the plot of the film.  ...
  • Ad Astra Review

    Stunning, eerie and always just a bit out of reach, James Gray’s “Ad Astra” is a fascinating and visceral take on the space odyssey sub-genre. Bra...
  • Aputure AL-M9 Review

    Over the past few years, the growth and evolution of LED video lights has been staggering, becoming more colour accurate, smaller and cheaper than...
  • The Best Afforadable Cameras for Filmmakers

    Getting great cinematic footage isn't something that needs to bust the bank. Thanks to the digital filmmaking revolution, there are a lot of great...
  • Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Review

    Right up there with Tarantino’s finest work. "Once Upon A Time in Hollywood" is a heartfelt celebration of everything that’s magical about the mov...
  • Midsommar Spoiler Free Review

      "Midsommar" was a spellbinding, disorienting, and disturbing experience. I don’t think I’ve ever mouthed the words “what the fuck” so many times ...
  • Quentin Tarantino's Films Ranked From Best to Worst

    Quentin Tarantino stormed Hollywood in the first half of the 90s with back to back hits with "Reservoir Dogs" and "Pulp Fiction", and since then h...
  • Stanley Kubrick's Films Ranked Best to Worst

    With a career spanning 50 years and 13 feature films and an expensive exploration across many genres, Stanley Kubrick is regarded by many as the g...
  • Paul Thomas Anderson's Films Ranked Best to Worst

    So today as of writing this post, is Paul Thomas Anderson's 49th birthday. With a filmography spanning over 20 years, there is no arguing that PTA...
  • The Best Cheap Camera Monitor for Filmmakers - Andycine A6 Lite Review

    A great camera monitor is an essential part of a filmmaker's toolkit, the built in monitors on our cameras just aren't big enough for nailing shar...
  • Most Anticipated Films of 2019

    Overall 2018 was a pretty decent year for cinema, it wasn't great but it wasn't terrible either. With a fresh year ahead of us there's so much to l...