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  • Inside Out

    Inside Out

    ★★★★★

    Pixar, we need to have words. In 1995 you scared me with the images of Sid's creepy creations in Toy Story. Then you gave me nightmares for life with the psychotic grasshopper in A Bug's Life. If that wasn't enough you made me cry during Wall-E and sob hysterically watching Up. So why on earth did I expect that you were going to show me a fun kid's movie to pass the time while I painted?

    I fell into the…

  • A Clockwork Orange

    A Clockwork Orange

    ★★★★★

    There's something about Alex. Despite being a vicious, violent thug that rapes and murders his way through the storyline there's something so charismatic about him that it's impossible for me not to like him. Malcolm McDowell is an incredible actor and in your narrator's humble opinion, the only actor that could play Alex.

    One thing that sticks with you about Kubrick isn't the vivid palettes of Clockwork Orange or the muted tones of The Shining but his ability to bring…

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  • The Wizard of Oz

    The Wizard of Oz

    ★★★★★

    "Toto, I have a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore."

    Is there anyone that doesn't love The Wizard Of Oz? I grew up on this movie and it's very likely that it's the first musical I ever saw. The transition from sepia into colour, the colourful cast, the Emerald City gets me every time. I hadn't seen this in quite a while and I definitely picked up on a lot more things than I did as a child.

    I found…

  • The Big Lebowski

    The Big Lebowski

    I don't have enough testosterone to enjoy this movie.