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  • Suicide Squad

    Suicide Squad

    ★½

    Bet they didn't consider every eventuality when choosing that tag line.

    They tried, but it felt like a really long music video, one of those ones where they try to tell a story, but you just want to hear the crappy pop song. 

    So much of this was unnecessary starting with Jared Leto who played The Joker more like Scott Disick after a binge in Vegas and ending with Cara DeLevigne's film career.

    Viola Davis deserves better and Will Smith should know better. Pure 'style' (and noise) over substance.

  • Sausage Party

    Sausage Party

    ★★★

    As I increasingly have to ask when watching Seth Rogen/Evan Goldberg films, how were they when they decided to write this?!

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  • Beyond Clueless

    Beyond Clueless

    ★★★

    On the one hand I loved it as a sort of love letter to my favourite film genre, not completely a documentary but a lengthy, glossy music video (how I imagine Sofia Coppola would make a documentary) - it's incredibly pretty to watch - and although kind of reaching, I loved the analysis of Eurotrip.

    On the other hand, I'm not sure I'm going to take much from having watched it (other than a few films to add to my…

  • Life Partners

    Life Partners

    ★★★

    This kind of film is becoming a bit run-of-the-mill of late, I feel like I've watched a lot of films about people aimlessly struggling through their late 20's / early 30's trying to get their stuff straight.

    This one in particular was kind of 'meh'; although I enjoyed her in Girls, Gillian Jacobs' acting irritates me outside of Community. I also found myself weirdly obsessing over Adam Brody's glasses, maybe it was the predictability of the story, but when you…