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  • Body Heat

    Body Heat

    ★★★★½

    Goddamn I love me some peak Lawrence Kasdan. "You shouldn't wear that body" is the kind of line that would be a groaner in any other situation, but Kasdan and William Hurt make it sexy. Is there a better film to watch in a heatwave? Nah.

  • The Phenom

    The Phenom

    ★★★★

    Bull Durham meets Good Will Hunting - and I mean that in a good way.

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  • Hereditary

    Hereditary

    ★★★½

    I wanted to love this and instead I thought it was just pretty good.

    There's a lot going on here, and not all of it is necessary to the story - some of it feels like it's there to be a red herring or simply to shock and awe. The first half feels more like a dark family drama, and the second moves into horror territory - it's definitely possible to meld the two and I like the idea, but…

  • First Reformed

    First Reformed

    ★★★★½

    A tense look at forces of hope and despair in the face of mortality, featuring one of Ethan Hawke's best performances. I felt like I was holding my breath for the whole second half.