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  • Sexy Beast

    Sexy Beast

    ★★★★½

    Hot af filmmaking

  • Western

    Western

    ★★★★½

    Don’t let that title mislead you: Valeska Grisebach’s third feature is much more than another attempt to modernise that most American of all cinematic traditions. With an honest simplicity this unassuming yet striking film uses the conventions of the genre to tell a Euro-specific story, revealing in the process the eternal power of these formal motifs...

    Full review for Little White Lies: lwlies.com/reviews/western/

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  • Me Before You

    Me Before You

    ½

    ✨A film so hateful should never be seen or have been made.✨

    The beautiful, but most importantly very rich Will (Sam Claflin) should never have had an accident. He was such a perfect guy! "What's the point of being rich and beautiful if you can't even ski?"! is the basic premise of this film.

    Even worse, what's the point of finding a young, slightly basic middle-class girl to whom you can mansplain everything about art cinema, and who is ready…

  • Ready Player One

    Ready Player One

    ½

    Maybe Spielberg is the Devil as defined by Aaron in BROADCAST NEWS:
    Aaron Altman : What do you think the Devil is going to look like if he's around?
    Jane Craig : God!
    Aaron Altman : Come on! Nobody is going to be taken in by a guy with a long, red, pointy tail! What's he gonna sound like?
    [hisses] 
    Aaron Altman : No. I'm semi-serious here.
    Jane Craig : You're seriously...
    Aaron Altman : He will be attractive! He'll…