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  • The Intervention 2005

    ★★★ Watched 03 Mar, 2015

    It was pretty much 'just okay'. A nice enough idea but... Yeah. Not a lot to say about it really.

  • Belleville Baby 2013

    ★★★★★ Watched 02 Mar, 2015

    This got me good. It's slow and as a result feels a lot longer than it's length but it's a fantastic documentary on love, relationships and memories. Director Mia Engberg is shocked to hear a phonecall from Vincent, a Parisian former boyfriend ten years after they lost contact. He's just done an eight year stretch in jail and she's done all she can to move on. She's a mother now, a filmmaker and he just wanted to see how she…

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  • Nightcrawler 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 27 Oct, 2014

    In the style of Matt, because why not. Saw this with my cinema card and also cos the poster looks damn cool. Look at it. Like some seventies sepia stuff and I'm always down for that. Opens on Gyllenhaal thin as hell. Hair slicked back like some creepy dude. No money but clearly owns a comb. Does bad shit with this grin. Freaked me out a bit but whatever, it's cool.
    He drives this shitty car all over the place,…

  • The Guest 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 08 Sep, 2014

    Let me preface this review by saying that it is in no way a five star film. It's a five star film in the same way that The Other Guys, reviewed by Peter Bradshaw in the Guardian, is not a five star film. But sometimes you watch a movie and can't stop smiling. It entertains. It has you sitting back and going, "Yeah, why can't all films be like this?" And that's what The Guest did to me. Sure, it…