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  • Good Girls Revolt

    Good Girls Revolt 2015

    ★★★★½ Watched 26 Nov, 2016

    Well, this was actually a 20-episode season of a series, not a one-off like this listing suggests. And it was 2016, not 2015. BUT...it was fantastic. Brilliant actors all over the place, but I would especially praise Erin Darke as nerdy, wallflowery Cindy Reston.

  • Moonlight

    Moonlight 2016

    ★★★★★ Watched 19 Nov, 2016

    I wanted to rate this 3 stars, because the handheld/shakycam bullshit needs to cost films at least 2 stars off, but the story and ESPECIALLY the cast deserve all the stars! Moving and powerful and poignant and brace and honest.

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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road 2015

    ★★★★½ Added

    Coordinated chaos. Death ballet. Diesel opera. Greased bullets. Pole dance murder.

  • Cloud Atlas

    Cloud Atlas 2012

    ★★★★★ Watched 27 Oct, 2012

    Every episode of my Gobbledygeek podcast for the rest of this year could (and should?) be about CLOUD ATLAS and I would be completely happy!

    Though I don't feel it's as opaque and confusing as its detractors want you to believe (I felt it made perfect emotional sense every single second of its three hour running time), I realize now how difficult it is to explain the plot and narrative in a casual review.

    Suffice to say this film is,…