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  • Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum

    Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum

    ★★★★

    Found footage at this point is the ultimate cinematic marmite, you love it or hate it and there doesn't seem to be much room for maneuver, personally I'm a big fan, especially when it's used right and in this film it's definitely used right.
    It follows the most familiar of set ups as a film crew from a popular web series set off into a haunted asylum to try and capture footage of ghosts, the main difference here being that…

  • Chaw

    Chaw

    ★★★½

    Needed something fun after a double bill of Lee Chang-dong (kinda), this fit the bill. Enjoyed it a little more on a revisit too, a little bit too long but overall it's a good time.

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  • Go for Broke

    Go for Broke

    ★★★★★

    A female high school gang riff on Seven Samurai, a complete fucking blast from start to finish. Its amazing and hilarious in equal measures and I love it to pieces.

  • Target

    Target

    ★★½

    How do you fuck up a 75 minute acton film starring Riki Takeuchi as a professional sniper/assassin?
    By not letting the Great man loose until the final 10mins, thats how. Instead, 90% of the runtime is spent listening to largely irrelevant dialogue in badly lit bars and offices delivered by disinterested actors.