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  • Before I Fall

    Before I Fall

    ★★

    I can't help feeling that fate had better things it could have been doing than making Regina George live her last day over and over.

  • The Age of Adaline

    The Age of Adaline

    ★★★

    The concept - a woman named Adaline (Blake Lively) stops aging at 29, for years she moves and changes her name every decade, but after 60 years of this, just before her next move, she falls for a man in his late 20s or early 30s named Ellis (Michael Huisman), who coincidentally has a connection to her past - is fanciful and seems to invite sentimentality of the worst kind, but to my amazement Lee Toland Krieger and writers J.…

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  • Battleship

    Battleship

    ½

    Battleshit. That's an abysmal joke, I'm sorry, but this flag waving fuckpile of a movie deserves no more creativity than that. Obnoxiously badly written, shot and acted, I'd like to assume it will be the worst film of 2012, but summer's just begun.

  • Ginger & Rosa

    Ginger & Rosa

    ★★

    Sally Potter’s latest is the very definition of a mixed bag. There are some really good things here, but unfortunately they are wrapped in a film that is terribly inconsistent, full of baffling decisions and things that feel unfinished.

    Ginger (Elle Fanning) and Rosa (Alice Englert) are two girls of sixteen, born on the same day in 1945 and best friends all their lives. In 1962, however, they begin to drift apart as Rosa becomes interested in boys, while Ginger’s…