amoviecalledben

amoviecalledben

Scotland's greatest film critic as long as you don't google any other Scottish film critic.

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  • Dallas Buyers Club

    Dallas Buyers Club

    ★★★★

    8 years since it released in 2013, Dallas Buyers Club still stands out as one of the 2010s best film outputs. What appeared to be a vehicle for the re-invention of Matthew McConoughey from Rom-Com dream into a Best Actor Oscar voters dream is actually an incredibly thoughtful, human and insightful passion project of a film that’s hard to watch at points but almost impossible to look away from.

    Much like the period it was made in, no time is…

  • Six Shooter

    Six Shooter

    ★★★½

    Set on the most emotionally distressed train since they cut Thomas The Tank Engines pension by £70 Six Shooter follows Donnelly, a far too recent widower on his commute home from his final goodbye with his partner and his interactions with fellow patrons; a mourning mother and father and a foul mouthed teenager.

    Without realising it all the patrons on the train are intrinsically linked by death and the grief caused by death. Because of this the short is produced…

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  • Glass

    Glass

    Right after I got out the cinema for this, I found out my ex-girlfriend thought we should break up and that wasn't even the worst part of the night because this movie fucking sucked lmaooooooooo

  • Ma

    Ma

    ★★

    Ma just the human equivalent of a minion