Sam

Bearded geek. Half-Arab, Half-English. Film-maker and writer, trapped in the rat race. Send help. And rum.

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  • Under the Shadow

    Under the Shadow

    ★★★★★

    Smarter people than me will have dissected the symbolism of this and the unique frame of reference that comes with a horror film set in Iran. All I can say is that I loved this and then ramble about some personal stuff that's mostly irrelevant.

    I loved this.

    I grew up in 1990's Jordan (and, much later, Palestine) where belief in the Djinn was pretty widespread. I remember jumping over the first tile in the bathroom because that's where some…

  • Anything for Jackson

    Anything for Jackson

    ★★★★★

    Watched for review, which I'll write as soon as my heart has dropped out of my fucking throat and my hands have stopped shaking.