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  • Hacksaw Ridge

    Hacksaw Ridge

    ★★★★

    Note to Hollywood:

    More movies like Hacksaw Ridge and less dreck like American Sniper.

  • When the Bough Breaks

    When the Bough Breaks

    This was no better than a Lifetime TV movie! Recent "erotic" thrillers have always stayed within a PG-13 boundary for some reason, which is a shame because if this film was bit more trashy it might have actually have been fun.

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  • The Witch

    The Witch

    ★★★★

    In his feature film debut Robert Eggers has crafted a beautiful, painstakingly researched fairytale that is equal parts terrifying and seductive, involving a gruelling amount of effort from everyone involved to make the 1630 New England setting as authentic as possible - for instance the homestead itself was built from scratch only using materials that would have been available back in the 17th century!

    The production side of things however only accounts for one of the five years it took…

  • Alien: Covenant

    Alien: Covenant

    Ridley Scott has had his fun, he's made two films in the Alien franchise over the past few years, returning to the universe that made him famous - but he now needs to step the fuck down. Alien Covenant, whether seen as a sequel to the laughably bad Prometheus or a standalone Alien movie, is shockingly unoriginal and does not move the story along following the great potential we were promised for a future sequel at the end of Prometheus.…