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  • Solo: A Star Wars Story

    Solo: A Star Wars Story

    ★★★★½

    The more I think on this, the more I love it. It remains to be seen how it will do on multiple re-watches but in terms of action/adventure and pacing, i.e. getting Star Wars back into the "fun zone", it's the best we've had since ep VII.

    It's got a moment or two that are a little clunky or the humor doesn't quite work... but again, only a moment or two. The rest of this is great chemistry, great set…

  • The Man from Earth

    The Man from Earth

    ★★★★★

    So I was cleaning out my hard drive today and came upon a movie that I had yet to extract from a .rar file, The Man from Earth. I didn’t remember downloading it as I don’t usually download movies. I went to the IMDb profile and noticed it had a viewer score of about 8.5 with almost 6000 votes. With that high of a score, it’s pretty certain that the film is at least worth taking a look at. So…

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  • Chicago

    Chicago

    ★★½

    This movie beat The Pianist? Fuck you.

  • Hackers

    Hackers

    ★★★★

    Still corny. Still ridiculous. Still preposterous. Still outrageous. And I love the shit out of it. Love the characters, love the locales, love all the "geeky tech" talk and love the style. Lorraine Bracco is the only thing that bugs in this movie.

    The montage with the spinning phone booths... aw yeah.