Favorite films

Recent activity


Recent reviews

  • Class Action Park

    Class Action Park


    I was digging this movie, but what really tipped me over was the story about staff testing a new water slide and lacerating themselves on knocked-out teeth embedded in the plastic.

    After that, the film had my full attention, and the ride only got wilder.

  • Drive Angry

    Drive Angry


    Everyone involved in Willy's Wonderland, including Nic Cage, should have rewatched this movie before starting that one.

Popular reviews

  • Sicario: Day of the Soldado

    Sicario: Day of the Soldado


    I may be the only person who thought the original Sicario was overrated: a great first hour that lost its way and ended up resembling one of the lesser Bourne films. Sicario 2: Soldado, as it's called in the UK, leans into its genre trappings and is more consistent than its predecessor. Riveting, disturbing and entirely distrustful of government institutions, it's nihilistic, and may appeal to the Trump base for all the wrong reasons. Particularly opening scenes of terrorism on…

  • The Irishman

    The Irishman


    Scorsese delivers an exceptional denouement to the unofficial organised crime saga he began in 1973 on those Mean Streets.

    Read the full review at Electric Shadows.