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  • Bokeh

    Bokeh

    ★★★★

    A beautiful, wet, green and grey palette featuring Icelandic landscapes dripping with romance, loneliness and melancholy. It's a story about the garden of eden and the effects isolation can have in different people depending on their perspectives. 

    Also possibly an investigation into the unhinging effect of grief on an otherwise sound mind.

    Or maybe a warning to take care of yourself emotionally instead of focusing solely on your physical wellbeing?

    There are a lot of different ways this film could be interpreted, which in my opinion makes it Good Art™.

  • War Games: The Dead Code

    War Games: The Dead Code

    ★★½

    Pretty poor really. It's based on the original War Games and set thirty something years later. A new breed of super smart computer hacker 16 year olds and a new era of terrorism. Same cat&mouse action with hot hacker boy and hot sassy girl vs the man. It even features some of the characters from the original film, although not the original actors. 

    It is tense and has the same air of exploitation as the original. The film makers haven't…

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  • The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus

    The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus

    Terry Gilliam always makes shit movies.

    He made this movie.

    It's shit.

  • Highlander

    Highlander

    ★★★★

    The immortal Connor MacLeod (Luke Skywalker) begins life as a normal chap in 16th century Scotland, but is cast out of his village under suspicion of devilry when he miraculously recovers from an obviously fatal battle wound.

    Sean Connery stars as Ramiraz (Ben Kenobe), and trains the young highlander (Jedi) in the art of swordplay and use of The Quickening (The Force).

    A tall warrior in black with a breathing problem (caused by an injury sustained in battle with Ramiraz),…