Rick Curran

Rick Curran

Favorite films

  • WALL·E
  • Jaws
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Recent activity

  • Family Switch


  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring


  • La La Land

  • Lost in Translation


Recent reviews


Popular reviews

  • Killers of the Flower Moon

    Killers of the Flower Moon


    I first heard about the Osage Indian murders in a podcast episode earlier this year (The Osage Headrights) so I’ve been looking forward to seeing this film. I’m writing this somewhat long review for myself as a way to digest / process it.

    I find American cultural history both fascinating and disturbing, but my own knowledge of the history of America’s indigenous people is definitely spotty. It wasn’t something I recall being taught when I was taught at school here…

  • Avatar: The Way of Water

    Avatar: The Way of Water


    Due to the massive amount of time between the first movie and this one I was sceptical that this movie would be any good and if the special effects work would be as good as their first and not appear dated compared to the myriad of movies that have been released since the first one. However the sequel is pretty good, the production / effects are pretty amazing and the storyline was good.

    I was fortunate to see the first…