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  • Green Room

    Green Room

    ★★★★

    In one fell swoop of a machete, Jeremy Saulnier has risen into the ranks of my favourite directors working today. His debut feature, Murder Party, showcased a love for genre movies in an innovative and exciting way that caught my attention as well as opening the doors for his well-received follow up, the excellent thriller Blue Ruin. With his third film, Green Room, Saulnier has gone full John Carpenter to deliver an incredibly intense siege flick that adds shocks and…

  • The Swimmer

    The Swimmer

    ★★★★½

    The Swimmer is an overlooked masterpiece. How Burt Lancaster's incredible performance didn't receive an Oscar nomination is beyond me. Essential viewing.

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  • The Gift

    The Gift

    ★★★½

    Although its concept isn't new, The Gift keeps you guessing until the cruel climax, showcasing Edgerton's talent as both actor/director

  • Heaven's Gate

    Heaven's Gate

    ★★★

    Heaven's Gate is a sprawling, ambitious, and beautifully shot western, but its grandiose scale and sluggish pace are ultimately it's downfall