Tony Asankomah

Tony Asankomah
Tomatometer-approved critic
Biography:
Tony Asankomah is a film critic, creative writer and Founder for GhMoviefreak.com, Ghana's premier film review and promo website. He's a film aficionado and an astute believer in the prospects of Ghana's film industry. GhMoviefreak.com was founded on the premise of providing a digital platform that encourages the patronage and growth of film, cinema and theater culture in Ghana. By contributing reviews and film related write ups for several online platforms, he's firmly positioning himself as one of Ghana's foremost film critics and contributor to film discussions. With an educational background in computing and marketing, he is also the CEO of a startup, Xscape Digital Consult, a bespoke digital content creation and development network. GhMoviefreak.com was nominated for the BEST NEW BLOG and the BEST EMERGING NICHE BLOG in the 2016 edition of the prestigious Ghana Blogging & Social Media Blogging Awards. And also the ultimate winner of the BEST BLOG category of the 2018 edition of the awards.

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
5.8/10 No Score Yet The Bridge & the Gaps (2019) A decent family movie that could be best enjoyed by everyone. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2020
6.1/10 No Score Yet Julor (2019) It is well produced and delivers on having enough for you to laugh about. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2020
7.5/10 No Score Yet A Husband for Daddy (2019) Provides enough humor, wit and hilarious carefully placed one-liners to keep you entertained with every scene. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2020
6.3/10 83% My Hindu Friend (Meu amigo Hindu) (2020) This is a good film if you are looking for something easy going to kill some time without the struggle of mentally unlocking complex twists and story arches. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2020
8.5/10 No Score Yet Gold Coast Lounge (2020) Gold Coast Lounge is avant garde... fusing classic American style noir aesthetics with everyday Ghanaian culture and mystism whilst serving a beautifully packaged drama with enough thrill to keep you at the edge of your seat. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 6, 2020
6/10 75% The Bestowal (2019) Writer and director Andrew de Burgh chose a complex story to tell in the simplest of ways stripping bare all the extra elements and allowing the story to be told in whole through intelligent dialogue. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2019
7/10 83% Sew the Winter to My Skin (2018) Overall, Sew the Winter to My Skin is unique in style and finds a way to leave you confused and spell bound telling a story as equally captivating as it is entertaining. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2019
6.8/10 100% Philophobia: Or the Fear of Falling in Love (2019) What's more amusing... is how you can almost predict its ending right from the start, but you are still kept engaged and curious to see how it is going to reach that climax. It manages to stay adequately entertaining and pleasurable to sit through. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2019
6/10 86% Violence Voyager (2018) The story itself makes it easier for you to accept and sit through this somewhat unconventional and unique style of animation which feels almost experimental. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2019
No Score Yet The Money Stone (2018) This film is gripping and intense whilst staying fair and balanced . - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
6.3/10 No Score Yet Hate Crime (Heartland) (2019) Hate Crime is one of those drama's that is hinged on a good story, powerful acting and decent plot twists to keep you going through its slow steady pace. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
5.9/10 No Score Yet Between the Darkness (Come, Said the Night) (2018) It starts slow, builds up steadily and requires a lot of attention. But the climax is worth the journey. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2019
6.2/10 No Score Yet '95 (2019) The nostalgia is satisfying and makes it worthwhile. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2019
6/10 No Score Yet Kweiba (2019) It feels like one of those timeless classics that are best enjoyed on the park on a cold night. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2019
8/10 92% Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) If you loved seeing Tom Holland as Spider-Man in Civil War then you would love him even more in this film. The film puts an entirely new twist to the Spiderman franchise we know. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2019
9/10 100% The Burial of Kojo (2019) Clearly an avant-garde film as compared to anything that we have seen made here by Ghanaian over the years. It delivers on the magical experience it promises whilst telling a story that is very close to home. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2019
8.5/10 97% Black Panther (2018) The entire feeling of this film kind of gives you a sneak peek at what it would feel like seeing big screen interpretations of actual African heroes and heroines from our stories and folktales. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2019
7/10 54% Yardie (2019) It makes for great viewing and absolutely worth the time spent on it. This feature film debut for Idris goes to show that he indeed has some promise... - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
76% Guava Island (2019) Guava Island in all, is a brilliant idea with decent execution, but there is no denying that this could have been better. - GhMovieFreak EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2019