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  • Halloween

    Halloween

    ★★★★

    “The film’s comedy indeed largely relies on the viewer’s own impeccable knowledge of the original film. The references are constant and overflowing, but rather than diminishing the genius of Carpenter’s work, they show a complete reverence to it. This is a film made with unwavering love and admiration for every aspect of the original, and although it plays with the conventions of the slasher film in general and the specifics of this one, none of its excellent jokes are at…

  • The Rock

    The Rock

    ★★★★

    Michael Bay's style consists of hitting you on the head over and over again until you find yourself staring at the screen without an expression on your face or a thought in your brain, comfortably numb. I love it.

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  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

    The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

    ★★★★½

    Having no experience at all with horror/gore cinema and even less so with horror franchises, I started watching The Texas Chain Saw Massacre without any idea of what to expect at all, except maybe that I'd feel a strong desire to turn it off during the gore scenes. This did happen during the first murder sequence, where the cruelty and suddenness of the killings profoundly disgusted me. The matter-of-fact-ness of the scene however also filled me with a deep sense…

  • Everybody Wants Some!!

    Everybody Wants Some!!

    ½

    I wish I was dead