‘Homestay: Soul of temporary stay’ – A film about the meaning of Thai cinema from producer ‘Bad Genius’

The story tells of a wandering soul given by a man who called himself “Guardian” to an opportunity to live again in Min’s body (Teeradon Supapunpinyo), a boy who had just committed suicide. . However, in order to remain in this body permanently, the soul must investigate the cause of Min’s death within 100 days.
Living in Min’s body, the soul initially felt strange but gradually he began to like this new life. Best of all, he got hit by the love of Pi (Cherprang Areekul), his beautiful and good student. Together they spent the beautiful days of youth, full of joy and innocence. But as time went on, the problems in Min’s old life began to appear to push the soul back to the dark reality.
From Mori Eto’s Colorful novel, director Parkpoom Wongpoom has successfully transformed into a film suitable for all countries and societies when it comes to the mentality of the students who are in teenager.

Excellent visual effects

Not a film full of art, but Homestay still offers beautiful, artistic and overwhelming images.

Right from the beginning of the film, the audience gasped with a stand-up scene on a high-rise building like Spider-man. With unique angles, director Parkpoom Wongpoom and the crew made the viewers sweating when the characters hung in the middle of the house, not knowing when to fall. The color of this segment is a combination of hot and black colors that create a mysterious, magical feeling, setting the scene in a world different from the human world still knows.

In the second, the color of the film becomes brighter, the main color is warm and light colors, extremely suitable for the mood of being in love and enjoying the beautiful life of the main character. The close-up scenes are more utilized to characterize the character as well as the protagonist’s point as clearly as the first segment “second” meets Pi in the library.

At the end of the film, filmmakers use cool colors to evoke the tragedy in the life that Min encounters as family members’ separation.

Golden Globe 2019: Lady Gaga’s “A Star is Born” Only Offers Comfort

Considered to be one of the most prestigious film awards and often “anticipated” by Oscar names, the Golden Globe received the anticipation of both audiences and Hollywood stars. This year, the awards ceremony witnessed the rise of Netflix when winning many prestigious awards. Meanwhile, A Star is Born‘s “umbrella horse” is almost white despite being expected a lot.

 

The male lead TV Drama and Musical Comedy belong to veteran star Michael Douglas in Netflix comedy The Kominsky Method. His work also won the Golden Globe for Drama of the Best Musical and Comedy category.

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse crossed Ralph Breaks the Internet to win the Golden Globe. The movie about Miles Morales, Spider-Man, is a huge success for Sony. Most likely, the work will break Disney’s monopoly at this year’s Oscar.


Richard Madden won the main prize for the TV Drama Net Bodyguard for Netflix.
The Americans won in the category of Excellent TV Drama Genre. The series is set in the Cold War of the 1980s with the main characters being two KGB agents, played by Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys. They collected intelligence in the form of a moderate-style couple in the Washington suburb of the Reagan administration.

The Best Male TV Drama category belongs to Ben Whishaw in the role of A Very English Scandal. The film revolves around the true story of British politician Jeremy Thorpe and his secret lover.
The Minor of the Mini-series television series called Patricia Arquette with her role in Escape at Dannemora. The actress had to wear contact lenses and dentures during the film’s production.
A Star is Born’s Shallow is honored in the Top Song Title category. This is also the only award of the film.

As expected of many people, Rami Malek won the Male prize for the Best of the genre Drama when turned into Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody. His performance in the film was popular with audiences when he lived up to the image of the Queens leader. The film was also honored in the category of Best Genre Drama.

Aquaman – The Blockbuster in Year End 2018

After the premiere on the West Coast of the United States, many critics and audiences continued to have very positive reviews for blockbuster Aquaman and even many thought this was the best DCEU film.

Although earlier, critics’ early reactions in Aquaman’s expert response screenings showed a good film but not so excellent.

A Reddit user named MaxBorne judged it to be DCEU’s best film, surpassing director Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman.

 “Aquaman will attract a lot of audiences to the cinema. Although, surely the movie will face many criticisms from DC fans because it is different from the usual dark tones. Even the movie color and rhythm are similar to Marvel movies like Ant Man and The Wasp and Thor Ragnarok “, according to Reddit.
Other viewers said Aquaman was better than Wonder Woman on how to build character and context. The world of Atlantis, which James Wan built, is said to be more attractive than the island Themyscira.

Besides, many other opinions suggest that Aquaman’s villain line is Black Manta (Yahya Abdul-Mateen II) and Orm (Patrick Wilson) are two of the best adapted villains on Widescreen, much better than Ares in Wonder Woman.

On Twitter, many people also gave positive reviews for the movie. Many people agree that this is DCEU’s commendable film, helping Warner Bros. overcome the “black hole” of the Justice League (2017).
User Mick Minas calls this “Star Wars underwater” version. This person commented in detail: “The film is a great success in telling stories. Atlantis’s colorful underwater world demonstrates director James Wan’s talent and he should direct more DC films.”

Meanwhile, the audience named Carl Abellana excitedly said, “This is my favorite DCEU movie. Come and see it right away.” Or have other comments commenting on the film is a combination of what the audience needs in an action movie: good character, bad, beautiful scene, voyeuristic, funny and full of discoveries.

“Most notably when Aquaman can separate himself from becoming a half-hearted comic adaptation. The action is naturally appealing but the touching story has helped the film to stand out” used as Baji commented.
Besides compliments, some people still seem to be more strict with this movie. They rated the film still at a safe level, not really breaking through and bringing a new turning point for DC.

“The movie is similar to MCU films in Stage 1. I don’t like this. However, this is still a complete and worth watching movie,” commented KC Walsh of GWW.

Director James Wan once stated that Aquaman will be different from DCEU’s previous works. In addition to Jason Momoa, the film also stars such as Nicole Kidman, Amber Heard, Patrick Wilson, Willem Dafoe.

Aquaman is expected to become Warner Bros’ box office boost in the end of the year.

US Critics Review On ‘Fantastic Beasts 2 – Mysterious Creatures: Grindelwald’s Crime’

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald is the sequel to the hit Harry Potter franchise. The movie is set in the early 20th century, when the magical world is fighting against the evil dark mage Gellerd Grindelwald. The protagonist of the film – Newt Scamander is an eccentric young magician who likes animals. While traveling the world to study, he was swept into the grim rebel battle between Grindelwald and Albus Dumbledore – his former master as well as the most talented magician of the magical world.

As the sequel to the hit Harry Potter series, as soon as the first season premieres in 2016, Fantastic Beasts have received a lot of attention from the audience. Following that success, The Crimes of Grindelwald also received much more anticipation, as it not only promised to exploit the war between Dumbledore and Grindelwald, but also contained many details, referring to Harry Potter later.

With such fascinating elements, movie-goers have been extremely waiting for Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald. However, the first evaluation from the professionals is not quite positive. For most critics, the film seems to have put too much detail on it but it does not work out for the rest. Therefore, Fantastic Beasts 2 is a rather obscure film, the end does not correspond.
Polygon critic Karen Han: “It turns out, Grindelwald’s biggest crime is to spend time with the audience.” Variety’s Barker, Andrew Baker, said: “This is the noisiest, rhythmic and less cohesive film of the magical world ever.”

Many critics claim that J.K. Rowling, the creator of Harry Potter and the Curse of the Fantastic Beasts, put so many problems in the film that there was no way to unplug it. Manohla Dargis of The New York Times commented, “This film has so many episodes in the audience that it feels like 2 hours is not enough.” “The Crimes Of Grindelwald seems to have enough plotting to fit a four-part series,” The Wrap said in a statement. Newspapers such as The Verge and The Independent share the same view that the film has too many characters, too many content lines, that some of the storylines do not make sense to viewers.
However, in spite of the critique of content, the critics still favor to give praise to Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald on the stage of technique and acting. A young Albus Dumbledore character played by Jude Law, who would later become the respected Harry Potter principal. According to The Wrap: “Jude Law actor has successfully demonstrated a dumbledore quickly, attracted and also something mysterious artificial.” “The Jude Law did not try to imitate the Dumbledore image that was shown in Harry Potter by Michael Gambon and Richard Harris … He gives the character a warm, calm newness.” In addition, the character Leta Lestrange, played by actress Zoe Kravitz also received many compliments. Leta is Newt Scamander’s main character, but is now his girlfriend’s girlfriend – Theseus.

Currently, the famous critically acclaimed Rotten Tomatoes, Fantastic Beasts 2 received only 55%, above average.

Top 5 Korean Films That You Cannot Deny In 2018

From the beginning of 2018, the cinema of Korea massively launched many attractive films that viewers can not deny.

Female prosecutor

The film tells the story of a group of investigators, including the cold-blooded forensic doctor Baek Beom (Jung Jae-young) and the hulking but awkward-looking public prosecutor. rich family Eun Sol (Jung Yoo Mi). The last couple in the investigation team was the key three of the film’s main character, Cha Soo Ho, a detective investigating violent crime at Gangdong Police Station.

Secretary Kim Why?
The movie was adapted from Jang Kyung Yoon’s novel of the same name and was featured on two celebrities Park Seo Joon and Park Min Young.
Kim’s main focus is on the vice president of Yoo Myung Group Lee Young Joon and secretary Kim Mi So. Lee Young Joon has been working with Kim Mi So for 9 years, becoming a “pair of identical” directors – the famous secretary of the business.

Lawless lawyers

The film revolves around two characters Bong Sang Pil (Lee Jun Ki) and Han Jae Yi (Seo Ye Ji) are lawyers but are “lawless” – like fighting. If Bong Sang Pil is a real gangster before entering the precepts, the female lead Han Jae Yi is a pretty strong girl, short hair, has been suspended for 6 months of dissatisfaction with the decision of the court that plunged into the first judge.

You are human too

The film revolves around Nam Shin (Seo Kang Joon), the son of a family running a large company. After a sudden accident, he falls into a coma. His mother, Oh Sung Ra (Kim Sung Ryung) is an artificial intelligence expert who created a robot that resembles his son Nam Shin III.

Love fire pan

“Love fire pan” revolves around the story of two boys and one girl. They are different people from age, appearance to personality. Each person has a different color, living in different circumstances and different lives, but the fate of the small restaurant Hungry Wok has linked them together to write a story full of passion. And filled with tears of tears.