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  • Blade Runner 2049

    Blade Runner 2049

    ★★

    First Dunkirk and now this... Contrarian Max is back in town, baby!

    I liked the part where Harrison Ford punched goose boy in the face a million times. That's about it. I was super bored. Sci-fi isn't my thing, but I thought this might just slot nicely into the Her/Ex Machina subset that I love. I like but don't love the original, so I was even hoping for a Fury Road type outcome where I adored this despite an ambivalence…

  • Marjorie Prime

    Marjorie Prime

    ★★½

    Emily Prime >>>> all of these assholes

    Mostly just made me wanna rewatch San Junipero, but it's hard to argue with Tim Robbins and Geena Davis playing with a shiba inu

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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    ★★★★

    You know how during the final scene of Whiplash, you got that feeling as if your heart was about to burst out of your chest? Well that's pretty much how I felt for the whole of Mad Max: Fury Road.

    We'll start with the positives, and there are quite a few of them. On the whole, the film looks fantastic. The practical stunts are just as awesome as they were in The Road Warrior, and even most of the CGI…

  • Barry

    Barry

    ★★★★

    Two words are curiously absent for the majority of Vikram Gandhi's Barry. Those words are 'Barack' and 'Obama'. In this year's other college-age presidential biopic, Southside With You, those words hang over the heads of the characters in every scene and therein lies the reason why the former is a considerably better film. Whereas SWY is a story about the two people who grew up to be President and First Lady, Barry is about a young man of mixed race…