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  • Now You See Me

    Now You See Me 2013

    ★★★ Rewatched 03 Apr, 2016 2

    I still want to like it.

  • Hancock

    Hancock 2008

    ★★ Watched 21 Feb, 2016

    There's an interesting film in here but it never manages to get out. Flawed superheroes can make for more exciting explorations of the run-of-the-mill difficulties all of us face but unfortunately in the case of Hancock, the filmmakers can't decide which story they want to explore.

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  • GoldenEye

    GoldenEye 1995

    ★★★ Rewatched 08 Feb, 2015

    The older I get and the more times I see this, the less I like it. Perhaps it was never as good as I first thought and it was merely the sheen of seeing my first Bond on the big screen. Or maybe in the shadow of the Craig Bond movies, you can see what they were going for but also how far they were for achieving it.

    There are still some brilliant set pieces. The opening mission is as…

  • Snowpiercer

    Snowpiercer 2013

    ★★★★ Watched 23 Jan, 2015

    The story doesn't really make sense if you think about it for any length of time but this remains a well-directed and thought provoking exploration of power, inequality and social relations.