RSS feed for Helen_S

Favorite films

Recent activity

All

Pinned reviews

More
  • Beer League

    Beer League

    ★★★★★

    I can deny it no longer!! Well I've never denied how much I adore this film but this is my favourite comedy of all time! I always thought it was between Dumb And Dumber and There's Something About Mary but no, it is this.

    On paper it is everything I should despise but I can't help but adore these loveable losers! It takes a min to get going but once it gets to the prison scene from then on I…

Recent reviews

More
  • Hangmen

    Hangmen

    ★★★

    Surprisingly decent bit of CIA/kidnap fun. Sandra Bullock is good in an early role. Not in it much though.

  • A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge

    A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge

    ★★★★

    I've always had a soft spot for this one even though it's not particularly great like is it?

    Yeah, it takes some liberties with the themes but the first forgot some of the rules when it suited so it never really bothered me.

    Stuff I like: The fact that even though Krueger does much cackling he still looks and sounds fuckin' terrifying. And while he's in it more than the first he's still used quite sparingly. Jesse's screams and bedroom…

Popular reviews

More
  • Ghost Ship

    Ghost Ship

    ★½

    What a demented opening! Shame the rest was crap.

  • Halloween

    Halloween

    ★★★★★

    I've gone back and forth on which one I prefer of this or part 3 all my life. Doesn't matter, they're both bloody great and as cliche as it may be, the best way to end my Halloween night. Also wanted to use this spot to scream about how amazing it was to see John Carpenter in concert on Friday night playing a whole bunch of his stuff!!! One of the best nights of my life. If you ever get the opportunity, just go!!!