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  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    ★★★★★

    LIFF31 2017 #6

    "Chiquitita, tell me what's wrong?"

    Out of all the films I've seen at LIFF, this is easily my favorite and a great way to end this years festival. "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" is dark, funny, heart-felt, and a breath of fresh air. Never slowing down or drag on. It's plays around with genres and has a lot to say, politically or truth.

    This is the best I've seen from Frances McDormand, which isn't new because it's…

  • You Were Never Really Here

    You Were Never Really Here

    ★★★★

    LIFF31 2017 #5

    "Joe, wake up. It's a beautiful day".

    "You Were Never Really Here" is a cold and brutal revenge story that isn't for everybody. Wasn't a slow burn or the usual art house film you'd expect. The story is straight forward; we see a suicidal, possibly sexual abused veteran trying to rescue a missing girl from sex slavery, but it's presentation is different. After it was over, I struggle to collect my thoughts and needed to take time…

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  • The 5th Wave

    The 5th Wave

    The 6th wave was the wave of people leaving the theater during the movie.

  • Assassin's Creed

    Assassin's Creed

    ★★

    YOU WERE THE CHOSEN ONE! You were supposed to destroy the bad video movies, not join them! Bring balance to cinema, not leave it in darkness!