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  • Bridget Jones's Baby

    Bridget Jones's Baby 2016

    ★★★½ Rewatched 25 Sep, 2016

    I said it all here already, but I forgot to say one thing.

    Jim Broadbent.

    (And also, Sarah Solemani!)

  • Eden

    Eden 2014

    ★½ Watched 21 Sep, 2016

    A CW-approved "saw-ker" team's plane crashes, all of the olds die on impact and the rest kind of battle it out until everyone dies or gets rescued, whichever comes first.

    Lacks the epic tree houses of 'The Blue Lagoon', but on the "Ethan Peck shirtless on a beach"-front it more than delivers. It's pretty terrible, but it's difficult to expect anything from this film.

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  • War Horse

    War Horse 2011

    ★★ Watched 14 Feb, 2014 37

    What a shitfest. I would probably have liked this film better if it had been about a cat. Or, hell, even about that goose that walks around on the farm at the beginning of this film. That was a great goose.

    For a film called 'War Horse', it takes a long time for the 'war'-element to enter, so for the first 50 minutes, it's mainly 'horse' - and I happened to skip the horse part in my coming of age.…

  • Fifty Shades of Grey

    Fifty Shades of Grey 2015

    ★★★ Watched 13 Feb, 2015 15

    Do you judge the film, or the book? I tried to judge the film on its own merit, but kind of failed. I suppose the good news is, the film in better than the book.

    I'm not going to lie, I looked forward to seeing this - how often do you see a book by a woman about a woman, adapted for the screen by a woman, and then directed by a woman. When the director is Sam Taylor-Johnson, I'm…