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  • Warcraft

    Warcraft 2016

    ★★★ Watched 04 Jun, 2016

    A very odd beast, but if you're willing to go with it there's quite a lot to like in there. Still, the fact that someone thought it was a good idea to spend $150 million on this will never cease to amaze me.

  • Green Room

    Green Room 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 19 May, 2016

    Like Jeff Nichols and JC Chandor, Saulnier feels like a director who probably has a truly great film in his future somewhere. With Green Room, he isn't quite there yet but it clearly illustrates the compelling and distinctively brutal vision of someone who thinks guys like Carpenter and Fincher are just too darn sentimental.
    Also be forewarned that this film is shockingly, horrifically violent, so anyone with a squeamish disposition should definitely sit this one out.

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  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens 2015

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 11 May, 2016

    Just as good (maybe better) on third viewing.
    Also I am now 100% convinced that Rey is a Kenobi.

  • The Witch

    The Witch 2015

    ★★★★½ Watched 23 Mar, 2016

    Definitely not for the typical, "quiet-quiet-bang" in Kermodian parlance, horror film crowd. Heard at least three people say this was the worst film they'd ever seen as they left the cinema.
    If you're looking for something more out of leftfield though and like your horror with old-fashioned aspect ratios, Puritanal prayers and a scary goat, then this might be right up your alley.