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  • Indie Game: Life After

    Indie Game: Life After 2014

    ★★ Watched 26 Sep, 2016

    A very mixed bag, full of short vignettes that range from enlightening and intriguing down to boring and superfluous. It starts off great with the "where are they now" bits, but quickly slides down and meanders into oblivion.

  • Weiner

    Weiner 2016

    ★★★½ Watched 23 Sep, 2016

    A fascinating inside look serving a mix of media criticism, political commentary, the obsession with superficiality, marital issues, silent screams, crisis management, spin doctoring, emotional restraint ...

    As for Weiner himself, "I still have this virtually unlimited ability to fuck up things day by day". Yeah, that pretty much sums it up.

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  • The Yes Men Fix the World

    The Yes Men Fix the World 2009

    ★★★½ Watched 27 Apr, 2013

    The subject matter: 5★. The film itself: 3★. The way they take a shit with the capitalist ideologists in this film is pure gold. They set the most ludicrous traps and still people step into it. As a documentary however, there's still some work into making it a more coherent, interesting whole.

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 16 Dec, 2015

    The prequels get a lot of flak – too much even, as I really enjoyed episodes II and especially III – but it's true that the balance was probably tipping to the wrong/dark side with their exuberant sets, CGI overload and gimmicky characters. With this one however I feel the pendulum might be swinging a bit too much to the other side though: it stays so true to the original trilogy that some scenes or plot points almost feel like…