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  • Tomb Raider

    Tomb Raider

    On the decent end of game adaptations. Fun, engaging.

  • Solo: A Star Wars Story

    Solo: A Star Wars Story

    ★★★★½

    Solid fun, engaging, did not feel like two hours fifteen minutes.

    Secondary characters could have done with a little more depth, and not sure Emilia Clarke had the material to make the role as good as it could have been, but overall, very enjoyable.

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  • Se7en

    Se7en

    ★★★★½

    It's hard to be totally objective about this review, because while this is the first time I've watched the whole film, I've seen bits and pieces before. Some movies can survive that process unscathed, but something like Se7en (come on, it doesn't even look like a v!) really relies on you knowing nothing going in.

    However, being as objective as I can, and speaking to the other person here who watched it for the first time - this is a…

  • Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang

    Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang

    ★★★

    I didn't set out to watch this - it was on TV while we were eating. Full of heart, full of humour, and interesting to watch, but absolutely aimed at kids.

    Surprisingly enjoyable, but really not memorable, which of course is not a significant failing in this kind of movie. It delivers what it sets out to do, and oddly, includes the kid who played the lead in Hugo which I also watched today.

    Small world.