Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Movie Review

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: An Attempt By Leonardo DiCaprio And Brad Pitt To Bring The Past To Present

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood tells the story of yesteryears when the actors used to share a close bond with their doubles. Those were the days when actor-stuntman relationship gossip was common among movie goers.


Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) is a superstar of 50s but lost his stardom to aging and the boom in the showbiz industry. But his stunt double and buddy Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) leads an independent life in his trailer. He lives with his pit bull, Brandy. Luck brings them closer and they again unite to take a round of Hollywood reminiscing their old days. Booth becomes his driver and takes him to old streets and offices but they find no face they recognize. But the luck gives them hope when French-Polish director Roman Polanski and his wife – the actress Sharon Tate become next door neighbors of Dalton. The actor-stunt duo tried to befriend the director and his wife in comic ways.

Highlights of the movie

  • The movie is an international collaboration between the US and the UK
  • The ensemble of cast includes three Oscar winners and two Oscar nominees
  • Creation of compelling characters with interesting journeys into the past
  • It is called
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Hellboy Movie Review

Hellboy: The Hellboy Gets A New Avatar In Neil Marshall’s Movie

Hellboy by Neil Marshall is very similar to the Hellboy by Mike Mignola. This dark fantasy superhero film draws its inspiration from a series of comics penned by Mike Mignola. The story is of an antihero becoming a good guy and saving the earth from disaster.


It is WW II. Rasputin and Nazis bring a young demon to earth but the young creature was saved by Professor Bruttenholm in a rescue operation in the war theater. The young demon gets all the love he deserves from the professor and transforms into a good guy but with a strong liking towards use of brute force. His demonic features are visible in his physical appearance, approach and attitude but he knows how to control those features. On growing up, he gets a job in Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense where he is tasked to stop an evil from wrecking hell on the earth.

Highlights of the movie 

  • An African-American actress is made Hellboy’s girlfriend
  • Instead of making a continuation, the movie is made a complete reboot
  • The first dark horse reboot movie
  • First Hellboy movie on 2.39:1 “scope” aspect ratio
  • Hellboy is made heavy with a larger jaw; a heavier eyebrow over vibrant yellow eyes and larger teeth


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