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Rating Title/Year Author
4.5/10 Project Power (2020) Mahmoud Mahdy I hear high concept ideas like this from aspiring writers all the time and I always think, this can't be enough to make a good screenplay, let alone a good film EDIT
Posted Aug 22, 2020
8/10 The Banker (2020) Mahmoud Mahdy Much fresher and richer than what you'd think looking at it from the outside. EDIT
Posted Apr 23, 2020
9/10 Knives Out (2019) Mahmoud Mahdy Knives Out is further proof that the key factor behind exceptional success in 2019 cinema is risk taking. EDIT
Posted Dec 30, 2019
7/10 Ad Astra (2019) Mahmoud Mahdy Ad Astra is a significant film, an original film, a smart film, an impressive film .. but it's not enjoyable. EDIT
Posted Oct 15, 2019
4.5/10 It: Chapter Two (2019) Mahmoud Mahdy Chapter 2 can only be described as too messy until it gets too organized and then goes back to the worst mess I can imagine. EDIT
Posted Sep 11, 2019
9/10 Toy Story 4 (2019) Mahmoud Mahdy Toy Story 4 might not have a lot of new things going but it's still an amazingly fresh film. EDIT
Posted Jul 15, 2019
8.5/10 John Wick: Chapter 3 -- Parabellum (2019) Mahmoud Mahdy I think by now it's safe to say that John Wick films are the standard setting products for the entire genre EDIT
Posted Jun 24, 2019
8.5/10 Shazam! (2019) Mahmoud Mahdy A fun superhero movie and not just for the reasons that usually make superhero movies fun EDIT
Posted May 21, 2019
9/10 Us (2019) Mahmoud Mahdy A very significant horror film with a real core, an entertaining story, incredible performances and excellent execution EDIT
Posted Apr 8, 2019
9.5/10 Capernaum (2018) Mahmoud Mahdy Capernaum will take a top spot in my list for the best films I've seen and will never watch again. EDIT
Posted Mar 17, 2019
6.5/10 Captain Marvel (2019) Mahmoud Mahdy Captain Marvel is an ordinary film in the place of the awesome film some of us were expecting. EDIT
Posted Mar 10, 2019
9/10 The Sisters Brothers (2018) Mahmoud Mahdy The Sisters Brothers is one of the hidden gems of 2018. It holds a great artistic value and it's still a lot of fun to watch. EDIT
Posted Mar 2, 2019
8/10 Velvet Buzzsaw (2019) Mahmoud Mahdy It's not Nightcrawler only because it's not relatable for everyone, but it's not by any means a lesser story or cinematic product EDIT
Posted Feb 21, 2019
3/10 Glass (2019) Mahmoud Mahdy A wagon carrying dramatic garbage advancing on rails at a constant pace to reach a destination where nobody ever wanted to go EDIT
Posted Feb 14, 2019
4/10 Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Mahmoud Mahdy Historical accuracy is not my problem, do what you want to serve your creative vision. My problem is that there's no creative vision. EDIT
Posted Dec 5, 2018
4.5/10 The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018) Mahmoud Mahdy A boring film filled with unoriginal ideas and unbelievable coincidences EDIT
Posted Nov 18, 2018
8/10 Mandy (2018) Mahmoud Mahdy Cage's performance didn't develop or change, it just falls in the right place, where his crazy reactions & over the top acting become traits that help the film & distinguish him. EDIT
Posted Nov 5, 2018
8.5/10 Yomeddine (2018) Mahmoud Mahdy The acts of the trip that, when put together, form the film are very well paced, with just about the right dosage of pain and humour to keep it balanced EDIT
Posted Oct 20, 2018
8.5/10 Sheikh Jackson (2017) Mahmoud Mahdy An admirably personal film that I truly enjoyed, and believed, as an accurate study for a familiar profile EDIT
Posted Feb 25, 2018
8.5/10 Alien: Covenant (2017) Mahmoud Mahdy A superior film to its predecessor and, maybe, with different circumstances, boosting its influence and effectiveness, it would've reached the highest spot in the "Alien" pyramid EDIT
Posted May 21, 2017
7/10 The Great Wall (2016) Mahmoud Mahdy An epic spectacle of warfare, action sequences, and inventive weaponry, wrapped up in top notch cinematography and visual effects .. Only with a repetitive story at its core. EDIT
Posted Jan 13, 2017
9.5/10 Hacksaw Ridge (2016) Mahmoud Mahdy Hacksaw Ridge restores faith in the possibility of larger than life stories with notable dramatic, technical and artistic achievements without a larger than life budget EDIT
Posted Nov 26, 2016
7.5/10 Central Intelligence (2016) Mahmoud Mahdy I laughed hard watching "Central Intelligence" and I believe it's the best movie so far that has been designed around the type of comedy where Kevin Hart belongs EDIT
Posted Aug 4, 2016
9/10 Clash (2016) Mahmoud Mahdy A claustrophobic, blood boiling, experience that is, surprisingly, very easy to follow and be engaged with EDIT
Posted Jul 31, 2016
9.5/10 The Jungle Book (2016) Mahmoud Mahdy A loyal adaptation of a familiar story, but the unique creative vision and dramatic philosophy makes it necessary to label it 'unparalleled' EDIT
Posted May 3, 2016
7/10 Demolition (2015) Mahmoud Mahdy I enjoyed Demolition, but that doesn't mean that I can't fill a few letters of complaints myself. EDIT
Posted Apr 13, 2016
9/10 Zootopia (2016) Mahmoud Mahdy Zootopia is the best Disney animated movie, either with Pixar or without it, since Toy Story 3 in 2010. EDIT
Posted Apr 4, 2016
8/10 Trumbo (2015) Mahmoud Mahdy In his 1st project on the serious side, after movies like The Campaign, Dinner for Schmucks & Meet the Parents, Jay Roach delivers a rather fine job. EDIT
Posted Mar 31, 2016
9/10 Spotlight (2015) Mahmoud Mahdy It restores my faith in the concept of redemption to see McCarthy bouncing from The Cobbler straight to Spotlight EDIT
Posted Mar 31, 2016
8.5/10 Room (2015) Mahmoud Mahdy Room is the black horse of the season & the greatest way to give credit to independent cinema, as well as authors turning their own production into screenplays. EDIT
Posted Mar 31, 2016
8/10 () Mahmoud Mahdy The Blue Elephant is a cinematic achievement that should've paved the way for more courage and further adventures by Egyptian filmmakers. EDIT
Posted Mar 31, 2016
3.5/10 Gods of Egypt (2016) Mahmoud Mahdy I never enjoyed the company of a screaming, out of his lungs, Gerard Butler, yet I can honestly say that he was just as hard to tolerate as everybody else. EDIT
Posted Mar 31, 2016
4.5/10 The Divergent Series: Allegiant (2016) Mahmoud Mahdy Nothing wrong with the genre .. It's just a bad movie EDIT
Posted Mar 31, 2016
5/10 The Witch (2015) Mahmoud Mahdy Associating the movie with mysteries and thrillers, rather than horror, sounds more fitting for me to appreciate the beautiful picture that Robert Eggers is introducing. EDIT
Posted Mar 29, 2016