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  • La La Land

    La La Land

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I could gush about the last ten minutes alone. Exactly like Whiplash, its the emotional climax of the whole story. So I will.

    After everything between them has been over for half a decade and they finally achieved the dreams they both wanted to, ending things on a 'I don't want to do this but I guess we have to' note so they don't hold each other back, Mia stumbles across Seb in the jazz bar he always wanted to…

  • Silence

    Silence

    ★★★★

    bit long tho

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  • Battle Royale

    Battle Royale

    ★★★★½

    To mention or attempt to compare this film to the Hunger Games would be doing a huge disservice to it. One film is pre-occupied with turning the concept of child murder into entertainment: Into building a sci-fi world around that concept, developing a straight-forward commentary about gladiatorial reality television, making it clear who the "good guys" and "bad guys" are within 5 minutes of the story starting, then throwing in the melodramatic love story here or there. The other film…

  • Airplane!

    Airplane!

    ★★★★★

    No wonder this movie is always listed as one of the funniest ever made. It's completely random, it's stupid, it's irrelevant, it's got no character development whatsoever, and it's absolutely hilarious every step of the way.

    You really can't keep up with the jokes in Airplane. There's one every 20 seconds and every one is ridiculously funny. They're all really inventive and unique and you'll be saying to yourself "..the Hell?" half of the time with their irrelevance as you…