I don't like unsolicited permission to look at a cartoon bastard's arse.
The World Is More Than Enough 5: The Rebirth - Mexico (27/30)
After the bitter disappointment of not been able to track down my preferred Mexican choice, La Zona (I've been looking forward to seeing that for bloody years as well), it was somewhat offset by stumbling on this pretty good thriller from the little bro of Alfonso Cuarón, Jonás.
It's an extremely simple premise. Redneck nutter Jeffrey Dean Morgan, complete with attack dog sidekick, decides to start picking off…
Choose Letterboxd. Choose films. Choose downloading the app. Choose paying money for a membership just so you don’t have to see some fucker adding 500 films to their watchlist. Choose following a few thousand people and then never reading a fucking word they say. Choose writing “Read the full review on my website!” knowing full well no cunt is ever going to follow that link. Choose asking Sally Jane Black to watch Rogue Nation and then seeing her do a…
What makes a 5 star film?
There are lots of different criteria floating around for what makes one. By their own admission, some people are a lot freer with dishing out such a grading whilst others insist a film practically has to become their all time favourite to receive full marks.
It is, of course, completely dependent on the individual. I've often wondered if I am quite strict or quite liberal with the amount of times I've handed out full…