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  • Long Day's Journey Into Night

    Long Day's Journey Into Night

    ★★★★½

    Breathtaking on too many levels. Still thinking about that spell-bounding one-hour long take in 3D, that proves that 3D serves more than just spectacle purposes. Here, it's so delicately used, another layer of impenetrability to a story where truth and fiction are blurred. And boy, does the entire film feel like a swoony dream -- flashes of scenes, fragmented time, striking lighting and costuming, romantic angst. My first film in a cinema in 2019, and the bar has been set *high*.

  • The Holiday

    The Holiday

    ★★★★

    Starting the year right.

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  • Short Term 12

    Short Term 12

    ★★★★★

    "Put a label on my head so you know what its like/
    to live a life not knowing what a normal life's like."

    A modest film, yet Short Term 12 is charming, funny, heartfelt and poignant at the same time - packing the incredible performance of Brie Larson to create one of my favourite films of the year. There is just a big, fat heart that this film encompasses, and the well-developed characters and naturalism to the plot assists in…

  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

    ★★★★★

    THIS FILM SIGNALED THE END OF MY CHILDHOOD

    SO EPICALLY GOOD
    I CRIED
    "after all this time?" "always" *SOBS*
    DESPLAT'S SCORE (c'mon)
    lupin tonks fred!!!!!
    I LAUGHED
    the awkward hug
    voldy turning moldy
    harry vs voldy (WHO CAN MAUL EACH OTHER'S FACE OFF)

    eternal sobs

    where is my letter to hogwarts
    im still waiting.

    (one day i will write a coherent review for this film...today is clearly not that day)