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  • Abnormal Family

    Abnormal Family

    ★★★

    Review to follow over at battleroyalewithcheese.com

  • The Tag-Along 2

    The Tag-Along 2

    ★★

    The first Tag-Along movie subverted the expectations of an audience expecting just another carbon copy Ghost Girl movie. It had elements that were reminiscent of Guillermo Del Toro and seemed fully entrenched in Taiwanese folklore and urban legend. There was also a massive anti-abortion character-arc that was totally out of place and soured my opinion on what was otherwise a decent horror. Sadly, this sequel doubles down on that aspect to a laughable degree.

    Writer Chien Shih-keng returns to totally…

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  • Dr. No

    Dr. No

    ★★★★

    Thank jeebus for Letterboxd. For years I've been doing the "Bond Marathon" before the latest 007 adventure. For years I thought I was the only sad fucker who endured all twenty something films in preparation for the next slice of kiss kiss, bang bang. There's a few that have more or less concluded this little ritual, but seeing as Skyfall ain't out until 26th October I thought I'd slowly work my way through them, starting now.

    So... Dr No. The…

  • Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired

    Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired

    ★★★★

    Having a fucked up past that includes the murder of everybody you've ever loved does not excuse having sex with a 13 year old girl.

    Being persecuted by a particularly vicious, farcical and corrupt legal system does not excuse having sex with a 13 year old girl.

    The fact that the victim's mother pretty much nudged her daughter into the fateful situation does not excuse having sex with a 13 year old girl.

    Dealing daily with the burden of twisted…