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  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    ★★★★

    Vitriolically angry, non-PC, violent, with a glimmer of small hope much like the year that it was released in. A stellar Frances McDormand encapsulates all Womanhood in 2017 with being feed up with their complacent peers and taking action against injustices done to them and people they know. Divisive in its handling of certain social issues to say the least (real life has not been great on these either) but hits the satirical mark squarely in the jaw enough times to be worth the price of admission.

  • Lady Bird

    Lady Bird

    ★★★★½

    A woman getting up at the end of the show "...But that had nothing to do with the first lady. Told me about different class struggles and shifting generational expectations in 21st century America through the lens of a truthful Mother/Daughter relationship, but no Mrs. Johnson"

    Can't argue with that.

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  • A Ghost Story

    A Ghost Story

    ★★★★½

    Not since It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown has a person dressed in a sheet ghost costume moved me so dearly.

  • The Neon Demon

    The Neon Demon

    ★★★★

    At this point you should know wether your sensibilities and movie tastes are aligned with the surreal, weird and disturbing mind of Nicholas Winding Refn. If you thought 'Only God Forgives' was crossing the line, you ain't seen nothing yet in this morbid depiction of the fashion industry. Elle Fanning is superb as Jesse a small town girl looking to make her name in the tinsel town high-end fashion world. After being recognized for her unique 'look' she begins her…