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  • 7th Heaven

    7th Heaven

    ★★★★

    "Run, fools! No army in the world can beat the taxi drivers of Paris!"

  • Mute

    Mute

    I bet you can you can more-or-less place all movies being made right now somewhere between between Hong Sang Soo and Lucrecia Martel. And you could probably keep up to date with 'movies today' by only watching theirs. Sure would make my life a lot easier!

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  • Alien

    Alien

    ★★★★★

    I've been trying to conjure a solid reason as to why it took me so long to watch Alien and after a lengthy period of contemplation and soul searching I have realised that there is no logical explanation in the universe within our mortal framework of reason as to why I haven't come to watch this until now, as it was no less than an awesome movie-going experience for me. And when I say 'awesome', I don't mean it as…

  • The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

    The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

    ★★

    Not as awful as some people have made it out to be, I don't think. If you have some sentiment for the series i'm sure you'll dig Five Armies, but Jackson did teeter on the edge of fiasco too frequently with this one. We were probably all bracing ourselves for this kind of bloated slop upon hearing his plans of wringing three movies out of that book, and the resulting broadness and bluntness of this trilogy has pretty much ruined…