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  • Better Watch Out

    Better Watch Out


    It's rare I've been so frustrated with a film. I was so annoyed for the majority of this, you have no idea. I was writhing in frustration at the route this film went down.

    It stays on the surface, dwelling in its sea of sadism with a vague theme of toxic male adolescence and constructs of masculinity. This would 100% make for a couple of interesting essays on both gender representation, rep of masculinity and boundaries of heroism and villainism.…

  • Baby Driver

    Baby Driver


    It turns out that the combination of 'The Driver' and 'La La Land' can be quite polarising.

    Personally, I didn't like this film. I certainly didn't hate it, but I couldn't get engaged in it. To quote Mr Wright himself: "the only bad films are boring ones. Unengaging ones... engagement is totally subjective". It just couldn't hold my attention or get me invested. I'll explain why that is shortly.

    To preface the review, I certainly don't dislike Wright or his…

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  • Satantango


    What a masterpiece.

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens


    It's finally here. After all this time. There has been an awakening.

    There's a lot to say about this film and obviously at this stage, I can't say too much.

    The actors are all great. Boyega is awesome. Isaac is just incredible and his chemistry with Boyega is just incredible. Ridley is great, but the inferior of the new bunch, as is her character. Driver is great. He plays the role very well.

    The story is a tad predictable. It…