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  • Horns

    Horns

    ★★

    David Bowie's Heroes is probably the best takeaway from Horns. The film has a pretty interesting and original premise and the first third had me hooked. However, nothing can make up for one of the worst endings to a film that I can remember.

  • Zathura: A Space Adventure

    Zathura: A Space Adventure

    ★★★½

    Shea 10/10

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  • Only God Forgives

    Only God Forgives

    ★★★★½

    Dreamily slow, but hypnotic with visceral imagery from start to finish - each frame is like a neon painting. I would say confidently that the lighting and cinematography are the bigger stars than Gosling in this. In combination with the lighting, the amazing Cliff Martinez score adds a sense of dread and impact that was very Kubrickian - like a mix of Eyes Wide Shut and The Shining shot in a dreamland Bangkok. I also felt the influence of John…

  • Beauty Day

    Beauty Day

    ★★★★½

    Cheel is Canada's next star filmmaker and this is proof - one of the best films of 2011. Would love to see what he could do with a feature-length fictional film. Looking forward to How to Build a Time Machine!