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  • A Quiet Passion

    A Quiet Passion

    ★½

    This was painful, and no I don't mean in a sorrowful, emotional, affecting way. I mean in that I longed for the end.

    The script is so dull, the dialogue awkward, and I had no real sense of Dickenson being a particularly interesting character.

    While I can't fault the performances, I would say that having Jennifer Ehle in most scenes was a stark reminder of another great female spinster writer who had a far greater wit and more joyful approach…

  • The Lego Batman Movie

    The Lego Batman Movie

    ★★★★½

    Yup, still love this. It is still brilliantly made, extremely funny, involving and entertaining. And the most enjoyable performance of Batman I've experienced!

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  • Sunshine

    Sunshine

    ★★★★★

    So. Many. Thoughts.

    Am on complete emotional overload right now. I just can't even...

    I really don't know where to start with this, so am just gonna dive right in.

    1. This film belongs to Chris Evans. Yes, I know. Johnny Storm, Captain America, the man I thought was only capable of portraying 2 emotions is Fucking Awesome! I honestly had no idea that he was this good and frankly I feel a little bad for writing him off based…

  • Stoker

    Stoker

    ★★★★★

    This was an entrancing film. The cinematography is so beautiful, almost every image is perfect. The editing is mindblowing at times.

    The story is also extremely involving, due partly to the brilliant performances from Wasikowska and Goode, who are intriguing and terrifying at the same time, and partly because of the amazing use of sound.

    I'm rarely impressed with sound editing because it is rarely used in such a visceral way. In Stoker the Sound department managed to make every…