The Lord of the Rings trilogy is one of my favorite film trilogies of all time, second only to the original Star Wars trilogy. It really is a shame that the Star Wars original trilogy had to have such a bad prequel trilogy that tried and failed to recapture the magic of its predecessor. It had way too much CGI, ridiculous and confusing stories, and tried desperately to make forced connections to the much better, previous trilogy. I sure am glad The Lord of the Rings didn’t make that same mistake. I’m Linus Schill, and this is my review of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies. Continue reading
Benedict Cumberbatch is playing a genius who is also terrible at social interactions, but stays at the job he works because he is so extremely valuable to the team but he isn’t Sherlock Holmes? I’m Linus Schill, and today I am going to be reviewing Benedict Cumberbatch’s 9th film in the past two years, The Imitation Game. Continue reading
Last year the film Lucy came out starring Scarlett Johansson. I was looking forward to this film at first, infact I almost saw it in theaters. Science fiction, action, Morgan Freeman, Scarlett Johansson, what’s not to like? I’m Linus Schill, and as it turns out there is plenty not to like about this movie and that is exactly what I am going to talk about today, in my review of Lucy. Continue reading
As 2014 drifts away, it allows us to take a step back and look at the wonderful year of film we’ve had. From Transformers 4: Age of Extinction to The Interview I think we can all agree that this will be a year to remember. But those were so last year so I’m Linus Schill, and join me as I run down my most anticipated movies of 2015. Continue reading
Comic book movies are some of the most watched movies every year by worldwide audiences. But as a wise man once said, with great power, comes great responsibilities. I am Linus Schill, and join me as I talk about the current state of the comic book genre, specifically at Marvel Studios, hence the title, and some of the problems this major part of Hollywood holds. Continue reading
The Schillian Review is run by me, Linus Schill. It was created December 13, 2014. I previously had the website BLT Films Reviews, but I slowly grew apart from that. TSR is me starting something fresh. I hope you enjoy.