What's Witty Watching?

Whether it’s movies, tv shows etc, here you will find my reviews.

As Seen in Ottawa Life Magazine!

Several years I ago teamed up with Ottawa Life Magazine. Here are some of my articles that are featured on their website.

Conversations with Keith

I find people fascinating and I think we all have our own story. Interviews and conversations are a great way to explore those stories.

Beast – Movie Review

Synopsis: A father and his two teenage daughters find themselves hunted by a massive rogue lion intent on proving that the Savanna has but one apex predator. Director: Baltasar Kormakur Stars: Idris Elba, Sharlto Copley, Leah Jeffries, Iyana Halley I love lions. This...

Orphan: First Kill- Movie Review

Synopsis: After orchestrating a brilliant escape from an Estonian psychiatric facility, Esther travels to America by impersonating the missing daughter of a wealthy family. Director: William Brent Bell Stars: Isabelle Fuhrman, Julia Stiles, Rossif Sutherland Over a...

Emily the Criminal – (Sundance) Movie Review

Synopsis: Down on her luck and saddled with debt, Emily gets involved in a credit card scam that pulls her into the criminal underworld of Los Angeles, ultimately leading to deadly consequences. Director: John Patton Ford Stars: Aubrey Plaza, Theo Rossi, Bernardo...

Fall – Movie Review

Synopsis: For best friends Becky (Grace Caroline Currey) and Hunter (Virginia Gardner), life is all about conquering fears and pushing limits. But after they climb 2,000 feet to the top of a remote, abandoned radio tower, they find themselves stranded with no way...

I Love My Dad – Movie Review (SXSW)

Synopsis: A hopelessly estranged father catfishes his son in an attempt to reconnect. Director: James Morosini Stars: Patton Oswalt, James Morosini, Claudia Sulewski Before seeing this film, I can’t say I was overly familiar with James Morosini, but I respect his work...

Mack & Rita – Movie Review

Synopsis: A 30-year-old writer spends a wild weekend in Palm Springs and wakes up to find she has magically transformed into her 70-year-old self. Director: Katie Aselton Stars: Diane Keaton, Elizabeth Lail, Taylour Page, Simon Rex I shouldn’t like Mack & Rita. I...

Minions: The Rise of Gru – Movie Review

Synopsis: The untold story of one twelve-year-old’s dream to become the world’s greatest supervillain. Director: Matthew Fogel. Brad Abelson, Jonathan del Val Stars: Steve Carell, Pierre Coffin, Alan Arkin When I bring you a review, you are getting my opinion. It’s...

Nope – Movie Review

Synopsis: The residents of a lonely gulch in inland California bear witness to an uncanny and chilling discovery. Director: Jordan Peele Stars: Daniel Kaluuya, Keke Palmer, Brandon Perea Jordan Peele has established himself as a top Hollywood filmmaker. Not simply...

The Rental – Movie Review

Synopsis: Two couples rent a vacation home for what should be a celebratory weekend get-away. Director: Dave Franco Stars: Dan Stevens, Alison Brie, Sheila Vand, Jeremy Allen White I sincerely feel there are movies that will make you question how you approach everyday...

Where the Crawdads Sing – Movie Review

Synopsis: A woman who raised herself in the marshes of the deep South becomes a suspect in the murder of a man she was once involved with. Director: Olivia Newman Stars: Daisy Edgar Jones, Taylor John Smith, Harris Dickinson, David Strathairn Daisy Edgar Jones is...

Thor: Love and Thunder- Movie Review

Synopsis: Thor enlists the help of Valkyrie, Korg and ex-girlfriend Jane Foster to fight Gorr the God Butcher, who intends to make the gods extinct. Director: Taika Waititi Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Christian Bale The lyrics to Proud Mary are ‘Big wheel...

The Forgiven – Movie Review

Synopsis: The Forgiven takes place over a weekend in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco, and explores the reverberations of a random accident on the lives of both the local Muslims, and Western visitors to a house party in a grand villa. Director: John Michael...