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  • Tag

    Tag

    ★★★

    There’s a fair bit of exposition in the first 20 minutes and a couple of side characters feel kind of pointless, but the main cast has good chemistry and Hannibal Buress steals the show.

    The movie isn’t full of belly laughs but it does have a consistent amount of funny moments, and on top of the humour Tag presents some deeper themes and has a nice message that adds an unexpected layer to the film (though not until right at…

  • Tully

    Tully

    ★★★½

    The character of Tully doesn’t actually show up until 32 minutes in, which for an hour and a half movie makes the set up feel a little overlong. There are also some artsy water-based cut aways that feel a bit pretentious. 

    Other than that Tully is a poignant, very real-feeling ‘slice of life’ type film with that subtle blend of humour, drama and charm that the same writing and directing team gave us in Juno.

    The characters aren’t super memorable…

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  • Dunkirk

    Dunkirk

    ★★★★½

    From the sound design to the cinematography, this film is down right incredible. I was lucky enough to see it in IMAX and when the gunshots are fired or the planes roar past, it's like nothing I've ever heard in a cinema before, and I mean that.

    Hans Zimmer's score was one of the best I've heard in a long time, and the intensity was so much that at times it felt like I was watching a horror film. This…

  • Baby Driver

    Baby Driver

    ★★★★½

    Baby Driver is the new film written and directed by Edgar Wright (Hot Fuzz, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World) and stars Ansel Elgort as the titular Baby, as well as Kevin Spacey, Jon Hamm, Eiza Gonzalez, Lily James and Jamie Foxx.

    Right off the bat this movie sets the tone perfectly and shows you exactly what kind of ride you're in for with an essentially revamped version of a music video Wright directed in 2003.

    The action in this movie…