David Jenkins ★★★★★
First seen on the day of its UK release (think it was October of 2000) at the Metro Cinema (RIP) on Wardour Street. Remember it being hyped to all hell…
v. slow start, but gradually becomes a very cool movie about a platonic + evolving + entirely NOT cynical friendship between a lonely man and a powerful woman. Writing derails…
David Jenkins ★★★★ 1
All the oscars for Jada Pinkett Smith.
David Jenkins ★★★★
It's basically a Zulawski film.
Away We Go ÷ Catfish - Frances Ha's vim and rhythm = While We're Young.
Sluggish, sour, self-satisfied, uncritical, low-stakes, and empty (apart from A. Driver, whose studied, chilling emptiness…
Barry Levitt ★ 2
Pitch meeting for Focus:
"Hey guys, wanna do something fun?" "Ok!" "Let's make a film called Focus, but instead of making it, you know, focused, let's make a complete and…
Michael Ewins 1
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
further proof (if it was needed) that Fincher can elevate even the cheapest b-movie script to something graceful and exciting while still retaining its nastiness - a study of architecture…