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  • The Disaster Artist

    The Disaster Artist


    Fantastic film that would make an excellent triple with Bowfinger and Ed Wood.

    The only thing it's lacking is heart, but.... when one of your central characters is an enigma, it's easily forgiveable.

    Amazing work by Franco, both behind and in front of the camera.

  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi


    I've got to admit, the whole idea that the new batch of Star Wars films didn't have an overarching plan, and had been left in the hands of whoever was guiding each instalment, worried me.

    Now I'm a convert.

    There's no way a film like "Last Jedi" could have been made if it had to fit into someone else's vision.

    While it fits perfectly into the Star Wars universe, it feels entirely like Johnson's vision. And we're all the better…

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  • 1941



    Steven Spielberg said that, in making this movie, he wanted to replicate the experience of getting your head stuck in a pinball machine while it was on tilt.

    And you know what? He achieved exactly what he set out to do.

    Loud, boisterous, and always funny, 1941 is from the everything but the kitchen sink school of comedy where bigger is always funnier, loudier is always better and the more chaos and destruction the bigger the laughs.

    And, it works.…

  • Baby Driver

    Baby Driver


    I really, really, REALLY wanted to love this film.

    Yet... it didn't quite grab me.

    Bits of it were fantastic - at its best a heady mix of golden era John Landis, Richard Lester and Stanley Donen... and while it captures those elements incredibly well.

    Where it fell down for me was with the attempted Walter Hill vibe. For me, it just didn't fully capture the raw, gritty feel of that world - despite its best efforts.

    Wright still hasn't made a bad film, but this doesn't reach up to the dizzy heights of his other films - at least in my opinion