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  • John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum

    John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum

    ★★

    It's a real shame that the John Wick series seems to be continuing down such a downward trend, going further and further from what made the original so compelling. Sure, there's plenty of glossy and well choreographed action but at a certain point it just becomes derivative with both narrative and character feeling improvised to up the ante of the action from movie to movie.

    The action set pieces are certainly bigger but are far less interesting and inventive when…

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  • The Mexican

    The Mexican

    Fun in parts, but unbalanced to the point of bordering on tedious. Pitt carries his end of the story well enough but the screenplay simply doesn't give him enough in comparison to Roberts and Gandolfini (who is absolutely wonderful here). A breezy, sweet two hours but something I doubt will stick with me

  • Ocean's Eleven

    Ocean's Eleven

    Oh to be committing elaborate heists with the bros

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  • It Follows

    It Follows

    ★★★★

    Should've been called "STD: Sexually Transmitted Demon".

  • The Favourite

    The Favourite

    ★★★★

    The Favourite is an odd beast, it's a film that radiates sexual tension yet posits it in such a cynical light that you can't help but be drawn into the faults of the characters and their respective relationships as opposed to the relationships themselves. Each and every character a puppet to one another, pulling strings and playing nasty to gain the favour of Queen Anne (played spectacularly by Olivia Colman) in a bid to hold onto or to gain any…