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  • Following

    Following 1998

    ★★★½ Watched 31 Aug, 2016

    Part of the See You Next Wednesday challenge.

    Film 6 of 7-
    Criteria Met:
    Contemporary(last 20 years) black and white film.

    'Following', a micro budget neo-noir film made by Christopher Nolan, retroactively highlights and enforces Nolan's strengths in non-linear storytelling, a style that is common among his best work(Memento, Batman Begins, The Prestige). While Following is a bit too heavy on expositional dialogue, another style staple in Nolan's filmography, it is not a film that holds your hand, as it…

  • Hell Comes to Frogtown

    Hell Comes to Frogtown 1988

    ★★★★ Watched 29 Aug, 2016

    Part of the See You Next Wednesday challenge.

    Film 5 of 7-
    Criteria Met:
    Horror movie centering around an animal(in this case, mutant frog dudes)

    Easily the second best post apocalyptic science fiction film dealing with widespread infertility.

    Hot Rod Roddy Piper plays a man with the last name of 'Hell' whose forced to bang to save the Earth against mutant frog people, how can a premise like that not be amazing? Crude, stupid, hilarious, and offensive, 'Hell Comes to…

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  • Atari: Game Over

    Atari: Game Over 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 30 Nov, 2014 8

    Nice to see some defense for E.T.

    While not necessarily a good game, it was a very ambitious game that doesn't deserve to be called the worst ever in any stretch of the imagination.

    Like one interviewee said, "I'd rather play E.T. than any of the Call of Duty games any day".

    So would I.

  • Don't Breathe

    Don't Breathe 2016

    ★★★½ Watched 26 Aug, 2016

    Don't Breathe sets itself way higher than most horror films by being incredibly intense and genuinely messed up. As the title suggests, you'll be on the edge of your seat, wanting desperately to let out a sigh of relief, or at least a few moments to exhale. This movie could've been perfect, and a great follow up to two masterful horror films released earlier this year, The Witch and Green Room, but there's one major oversight that holds this back,…