Favorite films

  • Harold and Maude
  • Miracle Mile
  • A New Leaf
  • Eraserhead

Recent activity

  • Shakespeare-Wallah


  • Hilda and the Mountain King


  • Paradise Alley


  • The Invisible Frame


Recent reviews

  • John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum

    John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum


    RIP Lance Reddick

    Film is so damned arch, it could open a chain of restaurants!

  • The Lion Has Seven Heads

    The Lion Has Seven Heads

    Heavy-handed, impenetrable agit-prop nonsense.

    I'd say this would be better suited to being a live stage production, but that would be demeaning to all theatre.

Popular reviews

  • The Boys

    The Boys


    One of the cornerstone greats of Australian Cinema. A rel pre-cursor to other dramas of their ilk such as ANIMAL KINGDOM.

    David Wenham (in the role he originated on stage) has rarely been better - seething anger and bristling with violent momentum.

    It flits back and forth through its own timeline, sometimes without warning, which only adds to the terrific sense of tension. Edited and shot with so much empathy to those responding to the violence and really concentrates on…

  • Personal Shopper

    Personal Shopper


    Kristen Stewart is fucking phenomenal in this, especially her closely observed study of anxiety.

    That surely should be enough, but Assayas constructs a beautifully tense, finely-tuned ghost story, with zero reliance on scares and a huge well-spring of emotion, wrapping it all inside enigmatic delivery and carefully placed unobtrusive camera work.

    Sucked me in from the get-go and scarcely let me breathe.