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  • Star Trek Beyond

    Star Trek Beyond 2016

    ★★★½ Watched 24 Jul, 2016

    Fun, much better than Into Darkness, but still falls into a bunch of summer blockbuster traps. (The 'enemy' has always got to be a goddamn swarm of something.)

  • Ghostbusters

    Ghostbusters 2016

    ★★★ Watched 21 Jul, 2016

    I had reservations going into this film--I am absolutely not a Paul Feig fan--and while some of my expectations were exceeded, my worries about Feig as a director were not entirely unfounded.

    Short version: it was okay, but had a bunch of problems. I'll probably see it again, but only on Netflix or something.

    The Good:

    a) I laughed pretty much every time Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones opened their mouths. Jill and Patty were solid characters and both performers…

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  • Race

    Race 2016

    ★★½ Watched 11 Jun, 2016

    Some decent performances, and a fascinating story, but filmed and scored like a Lifetime movie.

  • Tickled

    Tickled 2016

    ★★★★ Watched 10 Jul, 2016

    Words have utterly failed me. Go into this film blind, if you can.