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  • The Bye Bye Man

    The Bye Bye Man

    ★★★

    Don't say it; Dont' spray it!

    The Farewell Fella is a modern day schlock classic, silly and unapologetic in it's convoluted attempts at lore building without any effort spent making sense of it. Certain scenes nearly reach Wiseau degrees of incompetent, I kid you naught. Even Mrs. Minion, who is startled by almost anything seriously spooky, remained impervious to the pitiful attempts at jump scares here. They should have been startling - it's not that difficult - but all El…

  • Memories of Murder

    Memories of Murder

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Bong Hoon Jo's history Oscar win last weekend was very much in the vein of the Booker Prize. Parasite is indisputably a great film indicative of his talents as a film maker, but what it truly celebrates is to shine a spotlight on his entire filmography, drawing the eyes of the world towards the immense talent bubbling in South Korea. Memories of Murder may not have become the cult hit Oldboy did - which released the same year - but…

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  • Godzilla: King of the Monsters

    Godzilla: King of the Monsters

    ★★★★

    Daikaijourney: The Best of the Beasts

    Not going to lie, this is everything I wished Godzilla (2014) would be. Gareth Evans, get outta here. Michael Dougherty is my new best friend.

    Based on the divisive critical reception to King of the Monsters, it appears some people were looking to watch a film in spite of Godzilla, while they others (like myself) were prepared for a story in service of the kaiju. I can't say I fault those who were anticipating…

  • Raiders of the Lost Ark

    Raiders of the Lost Ark

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

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