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  • Ant-Man and the Wasp

    Ant-Man and the Wasp

    ★★★

    This was fine! Certainly less egregiously annoying to me than Infinity War, so...

  • Warp Speed Chic

    Warp Speed Chic

    ★★★

    The idea of Alex Turner becoming an almost Howard Hughes-esque figure is oddly pleasing, locking himself away, growing his hair out, constructing tiny cardboard models of a moon surface hotel. Warp Speed Chic only confirms this.

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  • Autumn Sonata

    Autumn Sonata

    ★★★★★

    "A mother and a daughter - what a terrible combination"

    What a film to end a year on. Absolutely stellar performances from Ingrid Bergman and Liv Ullmann, some of Ingmar Bergman's finest direction and most emotionally hard-hitting dialogue. How spectacular.

  • Kingsman: The Golden Circle

    Kingsman: The Golden Circle

    ½

    As we draw closer to the end of the year, I was worried that I hadn't yet found an offensively terrible film from 2017. Sure, there'd been some shockers, but they were all either just unremarkable or, in the case of The Book Of Henry, compellingly awful. So imagine my relief when I saw Kingsman: The Golden Circle.

    Kingsman is much like the original, only moreso. It is full of the same fetishised hyper-laddishness, still has the tendency to confuse…