RSS feed for Gideon

Favorite films

Recent activity

All

Recent reviews

More
  • Blade Runner

    Blade Runner

    ★★★½

    Maybe it's because it was only my first viewing, but I don't love this movie. The atmosphere and world building is flawless, which is largely what brings it up to an 7/10 for me. I can see the greatness. But there are so many flaws apparent to me. The pacing is slow, which is fine, but the reason it is slow is because the movie lacks dialogue. I don't find this movie thought provoking because the ideas introduced are never…

  • Locke

    Locke

    ★★★★

    -Fantastic character study. 
    -An hour long car ride made captivating by an amazing Tom Hardy performance. 
    -Beautifully structured.
    -Decently shot
    -Not exactly what I would call "entertainment".
    -Lacks crucial elements visually and in the script as a result of its single location
    -Brilliant film, but doesn't check all the boxes of a great movie experience. 
    8/10

Popular reviews

More
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

    ★★★½

    Funnier than the first, not as good a film. A little disappointing. Still great fun.

  • The Fate of the Furious

    The Fate of the Furious

    ★★★

    THIS MOVIE IS COMPLETEY RIDICULOUS but I still had a good time. A lot of the wonky stuff distracted from any of the cool stuff and makes it hard for me to give it anything better than a 6/10.