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  • A Ghost Story

    A Ghost Story

    ★★★★★

    Since their inception back in 2012, A24 have made a habit of releasing some of the current decades finest films. Their latest offering directed by David Lowery continues that trend.

    There is no other way to describe it, this is a mesmerisingly beautiful film. So much so that I am finding it difficult to articulate my thoughts. 

    It's one of those rare cinematic visits that left me completely speechless. To the point were I had to sit through the entirety…

  • The Dark Tower

    The Dark Tower

    ★★

    Speaking as someone who has no affiliation with Steven King's, 'Dark Tower' book series, I went into this adaptation without any preconceptions. From what I've read online it's fairly evident as to why fans of the novels are disappointed. After all, Sony have condensed Steven King's eight book opus into a ninety minute young adult remodelling that shares more in common with Cassandra Clare's, 'The Mortal Instruments'.

    The biggest problem with, 'The Dark Tower' is that it is a movie…

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  • Dunkirk

    Dunkirk

    ★★★★★

    Christoper Nolan provides further evidence that he is one of the most gifted directors working in the medium. 'Dunkirk' is not just a great war film but it blurs the lines and exemplifies itself as a terrific suspense thriller. 

    Structurally, 'Dunkirk' is presented in a non-linear style that masterfully demonstrates the importance of all regiments. It's an incredibly unique experience and an excellent example of visual storytelling due to it's minimalistic use of dialogue. 

    Nolan has gone on record as…

  • Phone Booth

    Phone Booth

    ★★★★

    A highly underrated, original thriller from Joel Schumacher featuring a terrific lead performance by the underrated Colin Farrell.

    Clocking in at 81 minutes, Phone Booth never outstays it's welcome. By placing all the film's emphasis in one spot it's miraculous how they managed to pull it off. 

    Expertly paced, intense and most importantly vigorous this film perfectly demonstrates that you don't need a big budget to produce something worthwhile all you require is a tight screenplay and competent actors.

    My sympathies to the Pizza Guy.