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  • The Princess Bride

    The Princess Bride

    ★★★★★

    Can't believe I forgot to log this!

    One of my all-time, absolute favourite, endlessly rewatchable, massively quotable, constantly comforting films. And I finally saw it on the big screen.

    Not only did it not disappoint (as if that were ever even a possibility) but I actually got so much more out of seeing this as Reiner intended.

    The knowing looks, the little reaction shots, the details in the set and the costumes. Suddenly all so much clearer.

    The audience was…

  • Eddie the Eagle

    Eddie the Eagle

    ★★★½

    Really enjoyed this. The performances were really good fun, with Taran Egerton particularly surprising.

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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…