There are no winners in a war

Niemandsland (the Aftermath) ** (Two Stars) Opening: April 11, 2019 Directed by: James Kent Writing Credits: Anna Waterhouse, Joe Shrapnel Principal Actors: Keira Knightley, Jason Clarke, Alexander Skarsgård Hamburg, in fall 1946: The Allies have split Germany and the city on the Alster is under British control. Rachel (Keira Knightley) is traveling to Germany to…

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Crossroads of Memory Lane and Fashion Avenue

Crossroads of Memory Lane and Fashion Avenue – realising that fashion does not hold memories I always considered myself a fashionista. From when my mom would make me wear my sisters’ clothes telling me I am super cool for wearing “big girl clothes”, heck I would even start wearing clothes of family friend’s sons, because I…

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The Prodigy – When Children scare the S#!T out of you

** 2 out of 5 Opening: February 7 2018 USA 2018 Directed by: Nicholas McCarthy Writing Credits: Jeff Buhler Principal Actors: Taylor Schilling, Jackson Robert Scott, Peter Mooney, Colm Feore Children in Horror movies – a sane person’s nightmare! From the beginning on, we know what is going on. When a match cut, straight from…

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Why I celebrate Chinese New Year

Happy Chinese New Year! Asians all over the world are celebrating the Lunar New Year and the year of the pig, beginning with the spring festival before the grand finale of the lantern festival takes place, this year, February 16-19. When I visited China for the first time, I was in total awe of this…

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3 Reasons to become a Fashion Minimalist

My dear Fashionistas, 2018 is coming to a close, and the exciting time of renewal and resolutions is dawning. Perfect time to re-assess yourself, your own development and goals of the past year. As a true Fashionista, you can’t do that without re-evaluating your wardrobe! We love our wardrobes, don’t we? Our little collections of…

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Aquaman – Jason Momoa as the super cool underwater dude

3,5 stars Opening: December 20 USA 2018 Directed by: James Wan Writing Credits: David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick Principal Actors: Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Willem Dafoe, Nicole Kidman, Less than 5% of the ocean floor has been explored. Who knows what may lie out there, in the middle of the Atlantic, or down in the depths of…

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Mary Poppins Returns

Disney is taking us back to Cherry Tree Lane, where the mischievous Jane and Michael Banks were scaring away one nanny after the other, until Mary Poppins, practically perfect in every way, came along and taught not only the children, but the adults, what family is all about.

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100 Dinge – Review

100 Dinge (3,5 Stars ***) Opening: December 6 Germany 2018 Directed by: Florian David Fitz Writing Credits: Florian David Fitz Principal Actors: Florian David Fitz, Matthias Schweighöfer, Miriam Stein, Hannelore Elsner We own stuff. Way too much stuff. The average person owns about 10,000 items, to be more accurate. While we post our Avocado lunch,…

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