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  • Ghostbusters

    Ghostbusters 2016

    ★★★ Watched 27 Jul, 2016

    Fun and family friendly, too family friendly to be great but for a night of family fun it works. The best thing was the meta commentary about all the haters. Loved that they made the whiny looser guy the villain - after seeing all the harm these guys do in real life it was extremely satisfactory to see the film say "suck it up this is what women deals with every day without going out and killing people" and then saving the world.

  • Jason Bourne

    Jason Bourne 2016

    ★★★ Watched 27 Jul, 2016

    As someone who enjoyed the three first in the franchise immensely, this was kind of a let down. It felt too repetitive and a bit stale but there was lots of cool action sequences so that it never became boring.

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  • Inherent Vice

    Inherent Vice 2014

    ★★★★½ Added

    Funny, strange and absurd. Stoner noir perfection. Absolutely loved Phoenix as a Neil Young inspired hippe P.I (and that hat, what an amazing hat) and Brolin might have done his best work to date as the weird police detective Bigfoot.

  • American Sniper

    American Sniper 2014

    ½ Added 4

    American Sniper is the tale of how the mentally challenged simpleton Chris Kyle found his place in the american war industry. It's in many ways the war version of Being There. Bradley Cooper taps into his natural woodenness giving this simple character the emotional emptiness needed to reflect the character's mental lacks. The best thing about the film is however that it tries to reach out to a mentally challenged audience like its main character by explicitly spilling everything out…