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  • Onibaba

    Onibaba

    ★★★★

    この仮面はとても怖かったですが、「鬼婆」は素晴らしかったですよ。

  • Deliverance

    Deliverance

    ★★★★

    Things go south when four men go somewhere new without asking for help/directions.

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  • Singin' in the Rain

    Singin' in the Rain

    ★★★★★

    I finally got around to watching this for the first time. It was a delight. Made me beam and laugh out loud several times. 

    A perfect film to watch while self isolating. I forgot about the world.

  • Timecrimes

    Timecrimes

    ★★★★

    A very interesting time travel plot which is all about minute moments rather than grand story. I felt a bit like Clara in this. Being led through a film I didn’t quite understand at first but had the information there on the screen if you could notice the details. 

    Doesn’t have a great way of treating it’s female characters but one of the best time travel plots I’ve seen. Darkly humourous too. There are moments of sick farce.

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  • Martin's Close

    Martin's Close

    ★★★½

    Interesting and briefly chilling, but like many such adaptions much too short.

  • The Invisible Man

    The Invisible Man

    ★★★★½

    This was a thrilling watch. An extremely inventive take on an old story. And a couple of jump scares that got me. 

    I didn’t go into this expecting an empty doorway or corner to be menacing. This film gets under your skin. Very tense in places and I felt the pain of every single character. 

    Opens with beautifully subtle moments that make you question what you’re seeing and wondering about the mental state of the lead. Her instincts are always…