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  • Battle of the Sexes

    Battle of the Sexes

    It’s not so much that it’s bad politics as it is bad cinema. The film has clever costume design and a ‘realistic’ cast, but that's exactly where the attributes end. You don’t even have to step into the cinema to know how the film ends, giving the film the required lack of mystery to the deviation of expectation. The deviation of an audience expectation is a key element in the very invention of drama as it is, and without this…

  • The Crow

    The Crow

    ★★★★½

    90's Grunge + Gothic Horror + Frank Miller = The Crow

    Probably the only accurate maths equation I have ever completed

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  • GoodFellas

    GoodFellas

    ★★★★★

    I've seen Goodfellas 3 or 4 times now, and I've never reviewed it before. So it comes the time for me to write a review on Scorcese's Gangster Masterpiece, and I find I have not much to say about it. But I tried to think, so here goes....

    Probably the thing I love the most about Goodfellas is that it is a movie. It doesn't pretend to be anything else except an honest to goodness movie. Its 2 hours and…

  • Dune

    Dune

    ½

    If it was the night before my marriage to David Lynch and I watched this movie, I would probably call the wedding off