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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Philipp Vandenberg – Kamikaze

Hamburger Kunsthalle Glockengießerwall, 20095 Hamburg Philipp Vandenberg – Kamikaze Through February 24, 2019   “To me, there is no happy painting, truly great painting always has something desperate about it, something frightening, something ugly even” – Philippe Vandenberg, 1997 The dramatic sounding title of the Kunsthalle’s great fall exhibition “Kamikaze” therefore seems almost natural considering…

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THE 8 BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES you will want to watch again and again

December is the time to get all cozy, eat Lebkuchen and cookies and have your best egg-nogg substitute: Glühwein. There is no better way than to celebrate those goodies with a cuddly movie session. Here are the best Christmas movies ever: It’s a fact. Everybody says so. Anything else is fake news. Muppets Family Christmas…

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Charles Dickens – The Man Who Invented Christmas

Opening: November 22 USA 2017 Directed by: Bharat Nalluri Writing Credits: Susan Coyne, Les Standiford Principal Actors: Dan Stevens, Mark Schrier, Patrick Joseph Byrnes, Christopher Plummer Charles Dickens (Dan Stevens), celebrated author of Oliver Twist, is rattled after three major flops in 1843.  To secure his opulent lifestyle in his big mansion and 5 children,…

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Go Get ‘Em Tiger

It’s here! Pumpkin Spice Latte (#PSL) in one hand and Vogue’s September issue in the other, I’m getting ready for the loveliest fashion season of them all—the beautiful fall. You might have spotted the following trends in stores or blogs yourself. Keep reading for tips on how to style and ride the new fashion trends.…

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68 – Pop and Protest

Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Through March 17, 2019 Steintorplatz 20099 Hamburg http://www.mkg-hamburg.de We didn’t start the fire… Dr. Carsten Brosda, Hamburg Senator for Culture and Media to Hamburg, used Billy Joel’s chorus of his ´89 smashing hit single to introduce the newest exhibition of the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe(MKG), 68 – Pop and…

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Emma – die verborgenen Farben der Dinge

Emma- die verborgenen Farben der Dinge (Il Colore Nascosto delle cose) **** Four Stars Opening June, 26 2018 Italy/Switzerland 2017 Directed by: Silvio Soldini Writing Credits: Davide Lantieri Principal Actors: Adriano Giannini, Valeria Golino, Arianna Scommegna Teo (Adriano Giannini) has everything, so it seems: Devilish good looks, a girlfriend who he is about to move…

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