The Great Gatsby (2013)

Luhrmann’s approach of loosely interpreting the essence of the story (and even adding to that) may seem radical, but in the end proves to be the best and most entertaining choice for a twenty-first century audience. The Great Gatsby is and should not be a documentary after all. Continue reading

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Iron Man 3 (2013)

The successful sequel to the first two Iron Man movies and The Avengers has been brought together exceptionally well. The only question that remains is whether the new Iron Man is better than before or is just another part in the Marvel Comics franchise. Continue reading

Top 10 Movies of 2012

First of all, I would like to wish you movie fanatics a merry Christmas and also a Happy New Year in advance! I have good news. This is the first time I have compiled a list of the ten best movies in 2012 for Elemental Reviews. To be honest, when it comes down to compiling a ‘best of’ list I am not very good at it. Every movie has its own strong points and its own weak parts, so listing them would not be fair as some of the movies have nothing in common. I have put these kind of thoughts behind me and I am glad to be able to present to you Elemental Reviews’ Top 10 Movies of 2012,  even though not all of them have been reviewed here. After all, listing remains extremely subjective – so my Christmas presents to y’all: one themed review each day until the second of January. Have fun and enjoy the holidays. Continue reading