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  • The Lego Batman Movie

    The Lego Batman Movie

    ★★★★½

    "My name’s Richard Grayson but all the kids at the orphanage call me Dick."

    "Well, children can be cruel."

    When I saw The Lego Movie I came out of it thinking that movie had the greatest use of Batman since... well, Nolan's movies.... but the point is the team making that movie even though not treating Batman seriously were CLEARLY massive fans and knew EXACTLY how to play Batman for comedy without ever being beneath the character. Batman is VERY…

  • Hunt for the Wilderpeople

    Hunt for the Wilderpeople

    ★★★★★

    Last night I watched Hunt for the Wilderpeople for the first time.

    AWESOME movie about an orphan who runs off into the bush with his new foster father played by Sam Neill and the police manhunt to find them both.

    This movie is a gem.

    It juggles a lot of balls very well, it's a very sweet movie about the bonding between this old man and a young boy, it's a LOT like Up actually. They even talk about chasing…

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  • The Wolf of Wall Street

    The Wolf of Wall Street

    ★★★★★

    The Wolf of Wall Street. I'm really kinda speechless after watching this movie. I mean.... this movie is @#$%ing INSANE! I don't just mean that in a quality sense.

    I mean this is one of the craziest, wackiest movies I've seen in a long time!

    What I will say is,

    This film.... is the Scorsese film I was waiting for after seeing The Departed.

    I would have MAYBE liked to have only waited 2 years for it instead of 7....…

  • Return of the Jedi

    Return of the Jedi

    ★★★½

    New Review: letterboxd.com/fabischfactor/film/star-wars-episode-vi-return-of-the-jedi/1/

    8 year old me: "This is the single greatest..."
    23 year old me: "...piece of shit! What's with the teddy bears?"

    There's a LOT to like in this film. But there's more to hate.

    Yub Yub.