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  • Space Cop

    Space Cop 2016

    ★★★★ Watched 01 May, 2016

    While I would question the accessibility of Space Cop to anyone who isn't a fan of the RedLetterMedia guys, if you've caught their online shows then you pretty much know what to expect, humour-wise.

    Silly, sweary, low-budget sci-fi schlock. Space Cop has elements of Troma and Frank Henenlotter in its presentation but upscales the heart. This is a fun movie made by fun people who clearly had fun making it.

    Definitely not everybody's cup of tea but I'd rather see a hundred similar budgeted flicks than a single Transformers sequel.

  • Harvey

    Harvey 1950

    ★★★★★ Watched 01 May, 2016 2

    Portraying the pure of heart never looked like much of a challenge to Jimmy Stewart, as he displays much of the same heartwarming affability that we admired in Mr. Smith Goes To Washington. The depth of character goes beyond the basic premise where a man’s sanity is questioned. Here a consistent drinker can also be a caring, charitable fellow. His eccentricities either hiding a profound trauma or an extraordinary gift. Some of the humour in Harvey is brought forth by…

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  • Dr. No

    Dr. No 1962

    ★★★★ Rewatched 25 Jul, 2012 3

    Thank jeebus for Letterboxd. For years I've been doing the "Bond Marathon" before the latest 007 adventure. For years I thought I was the only sad fucker who endured all twenty something films in preparation for the next slice of kiss kiss, bang bang. There's a few that have more or less concluded this little ritual, but seeing as Skyfall ain't out until 26th October I thought I'd slowly work my way through them, starting now.

    So... Dr No. The…

  • The Dark Knight Rises

    The Dark Knight Rises 2012

    ★★★★★ Watched 20 Jul, 2012 13

    I have absolutely no idea of how to start this review.
    First off the bat, to the best of my knowledge there is nothing here that will shake the foundations and change the opinion of the Nolan haters.

    Set 8 years after The Dark Knight, this film takes a knackered and spiritually broken Bruce Wayne and places him in a situation where he must don the cape once more.
    Christian Bale has come a long way in 7 years. From…