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  • This Must Be the Place

    This Must Be the Place

    ★★★

    The perfect Sean Penn performance doesn't exi..

  • High Life

    High Life

    ★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    A government programme to send convicts into space on suicide science mission? Fine, I can roll with that. But I found it hard to believe in the power dynamics necessary to effectively scaffold any tension. 

    Lots of potentially interesting ideas to explore (the fuck box, the dog ship, raising a child alone in space) and I feel like it kinda chickened out on all of em.

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  • Ordet

    Ordet

    ★★★★★

    Profoundly odd, unexpectedly funny and utterly transcendental.

  • Don't Torture a Duckling

    Don't Torture a Duckling

    ★★★½

    Still fascinated by that chintzy lava-lamp-like wave machine thing.