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  • Song to Song

    Song to Song

    ★★½

    Edinburgh Film Festival #8

    It seems that Terrence Malick is obsessed with sex, but also does not know how to do it

  • Okja

    Okja

    ★★★★

    Edinburgh Film Festival #7

    It's a shame that most of you won't get to see this in a cinema, but don't worry too much. A film this good will hold up anywhere. There is a lot of spectacle - including a chase sequence in the middle that is legendary - but there's so much else to experience on top of that. The characters. THE CHARACTERS!

    I jut started a new paragraph because Jake Gyllenhaal deserves his own paragraph. Oh my…

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  • La La Land

    La La Land

    ★★★★★

    I'd like to, for a second, say how thankful I am for this film community on the Internet. I don't know where I'd be without it. It can be very lonely having a passion so intense for film that it's all consuming. Movies are my life. Maybe it's sad, but I can't help that they're most of all I think about. Everytime I start to talk about one of my 'real-life friends' about them, they shut down. They don't care,…

  • Sandy Wexler

    Sandy Wexler

    ½

    It's a sunny day. I wake up under the warm light shining through my curtains. Opened, they let in a burst of sun. Today will be a good day. I have nothing to do; I can laze about and enjoy myself. The Star Wars trailer is coming out today! Oh, what a time to be alive.

    How about I scroll around the internet, find out what's just arrived on Netfl-

    That's the moment I realise: it's Sandy Wexler day. I…