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  • Brimstone



    What started off as intriguing but slow devolved into maddening and even slower.

  • Batman: The Killing Joke

    Batman: The Killing Joke


    A lot of missed potential. But Hamill is so good. And I really appreciated giving Barbara Gordon something to do at least.

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  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens


    I had so much fun with this movie. What a relief. This is absolutely what the prequels should have been like. The world feels REAL, at last. Perhaps more so than even the original films.

    A list of things that fucking rock about this movie:
    - The battles feel real, dangerous, gritty. Lightsabers feel powerful. Even the blasters feel powerful.
    - Oscar Isaac.
    - Daisy Ridley is fantastic. It took me a moment to warm up to her but as…

  • A Bigger Splash

    A Bigger Splash


    Four very good performances laced with humour and cruelty. The film is a tad uneven, but compellingly so. It carries a certain dread with it that seems to pop up at surprising moments. An enjoyable and somewhat distressing ride.