RSS feed for Jack

Favorite films

Recent activity

All

Recent reviews

More
  • The Endless

    The Endless

    ★★★★

    Likable, pulpy, and imaginative. The Endless is inventive and terrifying with a sufficiently complex and mystifying build up to a rather familiar but impressive conclusion.

  • Wake in Fright

    Wake in Fright

    ★★★★

    Humans - Drama Film
    Kangaroos - Snuff Film

Popular reviews

More
  • Prometheus

    Prometheus

    ★★★

    I've already groaned on about Alien and Aliens a thousand times but I haven't talked about this puppy, mostly because I totally forget a lot of it. There's a crazy android, face huggers/snakes/whatevers. It's all standard Alien stuff trying to be. A bit more. I honestly wish we saw more from the "engineers" and different kinds of life they bred beyond the Xenomorphs. Prometheus is so preoccupied with being an Alien prequel it forgets to be its own thing which…

  • Wonder Woman

    Wonder Woman

    ★★★★★

    Believe in truth, believe in justice, believe in love, believe in her.

    Only a step away from perfect and absolutely worth five stars. If the film has a weakness it is not in that's its villains are dull, quite the opposite, but they're disgustingly underutilized. Doctor Poison is a wonderful camp fest and Ares is delightfully sinister, although I wish the final confrontation had been done differently and a bit more practically and personal. Because the rest of this film,…