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  • Drop Zone

    Drop Zone

    ★★

    Proof that Wesley Snipes can make *anything* watchable.

  • Holidays

    Holidays

    Not scary enough to justify the lack of any thematic resonance, not fun enough to justify the bad acting and aesthetic.

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  • Terminator 2: Judgment Day

    Terminator 2: Judgment Day

    ★★★★½

    As pure spectacle, this is pretty much perfect - even the digital effects still look great nearly 30 years hence. To the extent that it strives for something greater, it falters, weighed down by a pretty bad (though not disastrous) lead performance by a child actor and some emotional beats that don't really work (like Sarah's voiceover monologue about how The Terminator is a great dad). The "I guess the real Terminator...is MAN!!!" theme is interesting but under-served by a…

  • Mulholland Drive

    Mulholland Drive

    ★★★★½

    "I hope that I never see that face, ever, outside of a dream." But it wasn't a dream.