The Chosen One ★★★½

The Chosen One
Sam Bourne

Genre(s) | Thriller, Mystery
Goodreads Rating | 3.7
Humpo Show Rating | 3.5
Published: 2010
Publisher: Harper

The Chosen One Sam Bourne

Newly-elected US President Stephen Baker hopes to shape the United States and the world with his progressive politics, but when a series of scandalous revelations come to light, his presidency looks set to be one the shortest in history. He enlists his trusted advisor and friend Maggie Costello, to find out the source of these ‘revelations’ and to help stop any more damage to his presidency. Continue reading


Once Upon a Time in Hollywood ★★★½

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
IMDb Rating | 8.1
Humpo Show Rating | 7.0
Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie, 
Director: Quentin Tarantino 
Plot Summary: A faded television actor and his stunt double strive to achieve fame and success in the film industry during the final years of Hollywood’s Golden Age in 1969 Los Angeles. (IMDb)

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Quentin Tarantino cleverly blends fact and fiction into his Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, which visits 1969 Los Angeles, where everything is changing for TV star Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his long-time stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt). Continue reading

The Lion King ★★★★☆

The Lion King
IMDb Rating | 7.2
Humpo Show Rating | 7.8
Starring: Donald Glover, JD McCrary, Seth Rogen, Chiwetel Eliofor, Alfre Woodard, Billy Eichner, John Kani, John Oliver, Beyonce Knowles-Carter, James Earl Jones, 
Director: Jon Favreau
Plot Summary: After the murder of his father, a young lion prince flees his kingdom only to learn the true meaning of responsibility and bravery. (IMDb)

The Lion King 2019

A live-action reboot of the 1994 original film, which follows the life of a young lion called Simba. Continue reading

Spider-Man: Far From Home ★★★½

Spider-Man: Far From Home
IMDb Rating | 8.1
Humpo Show Rating | 7.2
Starring: Tom Holland, Jake Gyllenhaal, Samuel L. Jackson, Zendaya, Cobie Smulders, Jon Favreau, and others
Director: Jon Watts
Plot Summary: Following the events of Avengers: Endgame, Spider-Man must step up to take on new threats in a world that has changed forever. (IMDb)

Spider-Man: Far From Home

Peter Parker and some of his classmates go on a school trip to Venice, but for Peter – who wants nothing more than a normal life – there is a new threat to Earth that requires Peter to reprise the role of Spider-Man once again. Continue reading