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  • Zoolander 2

    Zoolander 2

    ★½

    Had to switch it off about 30 mins in as I hadn't laughed once and it already felt like I'd been watching it for over an hour

  • Bernie

    Bernie

    ★★★½

    Grows on me more each re-watch.

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  • Call Me by Your Name

    Call Me by Your Name

    ★★★

    Thanks Luca Guadagnino.  I'm not eating an apricot EVER again. Just in case.

    Great performances. Potent sense of the steaminess and sexiness of being on a burgois holiday frolicking in streams and cycling between bottles of wine and pasta.

    I wasn't on board with the love story between Elliot and Oliver. Elliot's motivations I could understand - he's a horny 17 year old looking to get his end away. Oliver however, just comes off as creepy and exploitative. After all…

  • Chasing Coral

    Chasing Coral

    ★★★

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

    A documentary about one of the, if not THE most catastrophic human-influenced natural disasters that nobody is talking about. This film tries to correct that. 


    I found it's central message admirable and honourable, the only problem was that in its narrative, form and pacing, this is a bit of a meandering and flat viewing experience. 
    It needed more oomph, more punch in the feels emotion throughout. They should have started the film with the beautiful imagery of healthy reefs, then…