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  • A Star Is Born

    A Star Is Born

    ★★★★

    What did Sam Elliot say?

  • Venom

    Venom

    ★★

    The biggest missed opportunity can actually be found in Tom Hardy. Though he provides the flick with its most charismatic performance in completely going for the whole douche-bag New Yorker thing - which doesn't actually make much sense given that, within this context, the story takes place in San Francisco, most likely to avoid bumping into Spidey as if Marvel are actually going to pair these universes up now that the reviews are in - he's never truly allowed to…

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  • Spider-Man: Homecoming

    Spider-Man: Homecoming

    ★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Spider-Man Homecoming is a market researcher's dream, the kind of thing that can only come from 6 writers, a director-for-hire, and 2 studios bending over backwards to manage the feat of making the 3rd big screen Spider-Man incarnation without pissing anyone off. The result is a sanitized, test-audience-proofed, safe, watered-down and completely disposable "action" movie that happens to have a purposely underwritten Spider-Man at its center.

    What trips it up ultimately is just how disingenuous the whole thing feels.

    Oh…

  • Stuart Little 2

    Stuart Little 2

    ★★★★★

    Snowbell is the hero we deserve.