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  • The Warriors

    The Warriors

    ★★★★

    I have been a fool for not watching this sooner! What a great looking film and it's fun and so very much my thing. The music is amazing, the costumes are great and it is just so. damn. cool. It's also quite a breezy watch, which is nice. Will definitely be watching again! (Perhaps as a double feature with Streets of Fire, which I remember quite liking, too).

    (I watched the director's cut so it had the comic book scenes…

  • The Lost Boys

    The Lost Boys

    ★★★★½

    "One thing about living in Santa Carla I never could stomach; all the damn vampires."

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  • Carol

    Carol

    ★★★★★

    Had to listen to One Mint Julep by The Clovers as soon as I got home. Made me very happy to hear it featured!

    I love when movies leave you feeling a little dazed - a little like you've stepped into another world when you leave the cinema - and this definitely did that for me. Made me look at everything differently, even just for a few hours.

    It is achingly beautiful (visually & otherwise); exquisitely shot (on 16mm) it is…

  • Carnival of Souls

    Carnival of Souls

    ★★★★½

    Honestly one of the most relatable depictions of mental illness I've seen in a movie. There's so much in here that really expresses how I experience depression and anxiety.

    The sense of detachment, then those bursts where you just don't want to, can't, be alone. (When she goes to that diner with her neighbour). How you are followed by fear (here taking the form of the undead man). Those periods where you feel you're not part of the world and/or…