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  • BuyBust

    BuyBust

    ★★★

    Check out my full coverage of PUFF over on The Farsighted.

    I gotta be honest about this one, it was a bit of a disappointment. I was pretty excited to have my face melted by some RAID level action, and while I can see why some have made the comparison, it's not nearly of that caliber. It's very messily shot and edited, especially in the first hour, just total frenetic chaos, and I really cannot stand when action movies are…

  • The Witch in the Window

    The Witch in the Window

    ★★★★★

    Check out my full coverage of PUFF over on The Farsighted.

    Easily the best of the festival for me this year. I haven't seen a theater simultaneously pop out of their seats like this since seeing THE DESCENT on the big screen. This is right up there with A QUIET PLACE as the best, most participatory theater experience I've had this year. If you can, find a crowded theater to see this in. If you can't, invite everyone you know…

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  • The Guest

    The Guest

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I couldn't help myself. I'm going to be watching this again in a week or two for my podcast, but when it popped up as the first thing on my Netflix last night, I had to watch it again for the 4th time.

    This movie holds up to repeat viewings so well. All of the performances are really fun and get funnier and more interesting the more you watch it and invest in their individual stories. And the movie is…

  • Good Time

    Good Time

    ★★★★

    One of the most solid, exciting movies of 2017. A descent through Dante's Inferno complete with lighting that gets pop-tartier the deeper we go. At every turn the movie presents our characters with the most interesting challenges they could possibly face, all at an incredibly swift, yet even pace. I was sucked into this very quickly and it never let up its grip until the end credits, which suddenly moved me in a way I was not anticipating.

    Pattinson, Safdie,…