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  • Kung Pow: Enter the Fist

    Kung Pow: Enter the Fist 2002

    ★½ Watched 07 May, 2015

    Hmm I liked some gags that work almost like individual sketches rather than as scenes in a feature film. And let's face it, it's not exactly Kung Fu Hustle. I can see why it has its cult following, although it personally wasn't for me. Best thing about it is watching the end credits roll and seeing how they green screened themselves into the original film.

  • The Redwood Massacre

    The Redwood Massacre 2014

    ★★ Watched 04 Jun, 2015

    "Dont worry it'll be a weekend to remember"
    "That's what I'm worried about"

    Urgh. My first thought whilst watching this indie Scottish slasher after the first 5-10 minutes was "I thought we stopped making films like this years ago. Decades ago. Just what does this film do exactly? Who is it for? People who have literally never seen a single slasher film before? Do they write characters who exist in a world where there's no such thing as horror films?!"…

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  • Crash

    Crash 2004

    Watched 16 Dec, 2012 46

    Wow what a revelation. Apparently black people can be racist of white people, white people can be racist of black people, black people can be racist of black people, black people can be racist of hispanic people, white people can be racist of middle-eastern people, middle eastern people can be racist of hispanic people, hispanic people are nice, white people can't be racist of white people.

    BUT.

    Those same black people can be nice to white people, those white people…

  • First Blood

    First Blood 1982

    ★★★★ Watched 15 May, 2012 5

    I kind of thought it would be a mindless action film where Sly goes around killing the bad guys in the jungle with his machine gun and that's about it. Like Predator, I guess, just without the Predator.

    I was wrong. It's excellent. I found it very entertaining, and also quite sad. Sure, Rambo is this bad-ass, super elite soldier who can kill a man practically by looking at him with his wonky face, but I never realised there was…