About Cinema Cocoa!

Welcome to Cinema Cocoa! Thank you for visiting my humble site, please feel free to see the Alphabetic Archive tab for a comprehensive list of all my film reviews to date. Otherwise, check the Reviews! tab for the most recent reviews I’ve written!

Don’t forget to Like and comment, and even Follow the blog! I have a new review of old and new films alike fairly regularly 😀

I love my movies, from growing up in a family of film lovers, most of my knowledge and opinions were born from simply watching films. While I may not have a degree in film journalism or film making, I have been reviewing films since 2009 and have accumulated a lot of knowledge about movies and trivia about production. I am an avid fan of modern cinema, but will always respect and watch the classics!

liebsters
Fed up of people ranting and raging, or being biased towards films? I try to provide a balanced and fair opinion in a variety of genres. I am a writer, so I often focus my reviews on the script, screenplay, characters and story over technical aspects. Not that I am completely ignorant of film making!

Feel free to follow Cinema Cocoa on Facebook and Twitter too! 😀

Here is the Cinema Cocoa rating system of Cups of Hot Coco!

eb59d-5-0
It is an exceptional film, highly recommended for everyone to watch
i.e. Skyfall, Room, Nightcrawler, Modern Times

5c8c0-4-5
A film that is definitely worth watching, maybe had one element (casting, CGI, soundtrack, pacing etc) out of place
i.e Star Wars: Force Awakens, Dredd, Arrival

cfdb7-4-0
While maybe lacking in certain areas, perhaps generic or predicatble, this film is still far above the rest and should be appreciated. Solid effort.
i.e. The Grey, Rocky, Snowpiercer

8e84b-3-5
Above the average. The film is likely highly regarded by many but perhaps lacks a special something to elevate it for me. A very good experience nonetheless
i.e. Interstellar, Disney’s Frozen, Mission: Impossible

d9bb4-3-0
A decent film, somewhat crippled by a larger issue, or perhaps has badly dated. Not to be seen as a bad film, but likely works as a time filler rather than an immersive experience
i.e. Robocop 2, Batman Forever, Monsters University

34347-2-5
Middle of the road. This film lacks as much as it gives; for any particularly good moments there are rushed, broken or plain bad ones
i.e. Bourne Legacy, World War Z, The Purge: Election Year

ef158-2-0
You probably don’t need to watch this film, but there’s perhaps a singular element that really stands out; a performance or… gratuitious motivations. Probably not worth the time
i.e. The Heat, Cars 2, Hostel

ff803-1-5
An experience beyond saving; likely only salvaged by semi-decent effects or thematic device. Or maybe its just really funny to laugh at.
i.e. Maleficent, Starship Troopers 2, Gods of Egypt

e3f07-1-0
Don’t even bother. This film will likely ruin your soul and make you feel terrible for giving it your time or money. Or it is a great film to watch while drunk or high.
i.e. Terminator Genisys, 2 Fast 2 Furious, Oldboy (2013)

0-5
Why? Just… why?

i.e. The Room, XXX2: State of the Union, Nine Lives

Advertisements

2 Comments Add yours

  1. Kellie says:

    Hello! Great stuff here, please keep us posted.

    Liked by 1 person

    1. cinemacocoa says:

      Thank you Kellie! Your support is appreciated!

      Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s