Alex has written 5 reviews for films during 2018.

  • Toomorrow

    Toomorrow

    ★★

    Frankly hard to believe either Daft Punk’s Interstella 5555 or ELO’s Xanadu would have been possible without this film.

  • From Bedrooms to Billions: The Amiga Years!

    From Bedrooms to Billions: The Amiga Years!

    ★★★★

    A decent oral history of the Amiga but could do with being shorter and having a clearer narrative.

  • Porco Rosso

    Porco Rosso

    ★★★★½

    I’m kind of shocked I’d forgotten how good this was. But at least when I watched it before becoming an animal to shrink from a fascist state seemed more abstract.

  • Animal Farm

    Animal Farm

    ★★★

    Interesting enough but it’s the episode of Stay Tooned with Tony Robinson talking this and other Halas and Batchelor films which really made my evening. Why can’t I just a box set of those?

  • All Night Long

    All Night Long

    ★★★½

    it's the 60s TV movie version of Othello in the jazz scene you didn't think you wanted but did