Movies Explained

Where we break down all the hard-to decipher meanings/theories behind plots, characters, endings and everything in between.

Prisoners movie explained
Prisoners Explained | Denis Villeneuve

Directed by Denis Villeneuve and written by Aaron Guzikowski, Prisoners is a complex rumination on…

Howl's Moving Castle explained
Howl’s Moving Castle (2004) Explained

Hayao Miyazaki’s Howl’s Moving Castle (2004) traverses several themes — humanity, selfhood, compassion and belonging. However, the…

Blackswan explained
Darren Aronofsky’s Black Swan Explained

Darren Aronofsky’s Black Swan is a beautiful tale of paranoia, obsessive chase for perfection and…