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  • The Age of Shadows

    The Age of Shadows

    ★★★

    The whole train sequence = love

    The rest is ok.

  • Letter to Brezhnev

    Letter to Brezhnev

    ★★★

    A lovely little film that reminds me of early Bill Forsyth stuff. For anyone who has lived in USSR, this is pure fantasy bullshit, but I don't really mind - it is easy to see how the working class of Thatcher's Britain needed a film like this.

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  • Flight

    Flight

    ★★

    Consider a drinking game:

    Down a shot every time Zemeckis cues a classic song in an unbelievably unsubtle way.

  • The Hateful Eight

    The Hateful Eight

    ★★★★★

    It took me two whole days to stop thinking about the damn movie and actually write something about it. It's that good. Actually, I came to an realization that it very well might be Quentin Tarantino's best film (I revisited them all last year). Not my favorite of his, but the best. I don't think I will watch it again anytime soon, mostly because it's not the most rewatchable kind of movie. It's long, it's bleak, it's disturbing and it…