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  • Annihilation

    Annihilation

    ★★

    “Where lies the strangling fruit that came from the hand of the sinner I shall bring forth the seeds of the dead to share with the worms that gather in the darkness and surround the world with the power of their lives while from the dimlit halls of other places forms that never were and never could be writhe for the impatience of the few who never saw what could have been. In the black water with the sun shining…

  • Dead Man

    Dead Man

    ★★★½

    The soundtrack just fucking GRATES.

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  • Rolling Thunder

    Rolling Thunder

    ★★★★½

    'I wanna get my hands on those murdering bastards.'
    'That'll pass Cliff, everything passes.'


    Woah. I was not expecting that. Like an existential 'First Blood' that transcends 'revenge movie' into something far weightier through a brilliant script and lead performances.

    It predates and near-enough renders 'First Blood' worthless guff. And I [used to] love 'First Blood'.

  • The Man Without a Past

    The Man Without a Past

    ★★★★

    "I wonder if this was a wise thing to do?"

    "God knows, but let them dance."


    I especially liked the Matti Pellonpää portrait.