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  • We Are the Best! 2013

    ★★★★ Rewatched 18 Dec, 2014

    This review reportedly contains spoilers. I can handle the truth.

  • God Help the Girl 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 17 Dec, 2014

    All initial signs pointed towards me hating this story about three young people forming their own seemingly impossibly kitsch band but apart from it being a bit too long I couldn't help but be won over with some great songs, beautiful direction, especially of the choreography in some fantastic musical numbers of lovely songs, that may be too pretentious/twee for some but a lot of them worked on me.

    It's in the very moving performance of Emily Browning as a…

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  • Kiss Kiss Bang Bang 2005

    ★★★★½ Watched 29 Nov, 2012 3

    For some reason I'd ignored this for some time. Not sure why, it just seems to have flew under my radar. Thankfully I've rectified my mistake.

    What an incredible amount of fun. Can't single out my favorite dialogue/moment as I would be here all day. Downey beginning getting his career back in order and three years before Iron Man is a great foil for the events around him. Showing the quick wit and humour that would be his trademark when…

  • Seven Psychopaths 2012

    ★★★★★ Watched 05 Dec, 2012 1

    Four years after In Bruges Martin McDonagh returns to deliver a truly bonkers farce filled with wonderful meta-humour carried excellently by maybe the best ensemble cast this year.

    Hilarious dialogue that I've been quoting since i got out of the cinema, just as good as In Bruges at times. Rockwell steals the whole thing with an energetic and mad performance. Gets all the best lines and orchestrates the best scene in the film. His campfire tale is a colossus that…