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  • Mechanic: Resurrection

    Mechanic: Resurrection 2016

    ★★★ Watched 14 Sep, 2016

    On the one hand, this sequel gets mucj closer to duplicating the kind of elaborately inventive and absurd assassinations that made the 1972 original such a classic. But the action scenes are still too muddled for their own good and the performative charms of Jessica Alba never cease to evade me.

    As the only actor in the known universe who has publicly stated his desire to be this generations Charles Bronson, Statham deserves better...

  • The Magnificent Seven

    The Magnificent Seven 2016

    ★★★½ Watched 24 Sep, 2016

    It is of course completely formulaic. But given how incompetent Hollywood has proven at even getting that right lately, let's not look a gift horse in the mouth.

    Also, I'm pretty sure you guys are all using Chris Pratt wrong...

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  • The Hitcher

    The Hitcher 1986

    ★★★★ Watched 31 Oct, 2012 1

    I'm not entirely sure this movie makes any sense whatsoever.

    Could not matter less. Rutger Hauer is the God damned devil in this one.

    Highly recommended.

  • Godard's Passion

    Godard's Passion 1982

    ★★½ Watched 28 Jun, 2013 1

    The thing about Jean-Luc Godard is that I think he's an absolute genius, even as I tend to want to strangle him...