Textbook example of what Sam Fuller referred to as "another goddamn recruiting film," but super entertaining anyway, with lots of very striking images. The tension is skillfully maintained, and there's…
Joe ★★★★½ 1
It's downright heroic, the way this movie doesn't make York's pacifism a joke or a point of condemnation. It treats it seriously and gives it its due weight, in a…
There was a ten minute stretch without a car chase or fight, and I nearly fell asleep. But then cars again.
Fascinating for a number of reasons. I straight-up love the movie's look and sound, particularly those "electric tonalities" in lieu of a traditional score (how must that have sounded in…
oswald hobbes ★★★½ 1
Only intermittently engaging but wholly charming, and it does (or at least valiantly, if clumsily, attempts to do) what all great sci-fi is supposed to: illuminate a dark corridor of…