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  • Heroin(e)

    Heroin(e)

    ★★★★

    Powerful.

  • It

    It

    ★★★½

    Some of the scares are overly-CGI-ized, and honestly the worst thing about the movie may very well be Pennywise himself (I still find the design and performance not scary at best, and downright goofy at worst) but the rest of the visions/creatures/etc. are great!!

    The painting lady, the leper and the headless-egg-boy are all wonderful designs and super well executed. Treating the movie like a Nightmare on Elm Street reboot made me very happy throughout.

    The only other issue I…

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  • Downrange

    Downrange

    ★½

    Borderline insufferable and grating; starts to finally build satisfyingly in the final 10/15 minutes only to completely and totally whiff the ending.

    Shout out to the guy behind me who kept creepily whisper-talking "niiiiice" at any scene of violence.

    Wait, no. Fuck that guy.

  • Fletch

    Fletch

    ★★★★★

    Michael Ritchie's Fletch is an endlessly re-watchable -- and quotable -- comedy/action flick with a solid plot adapted from the book of the same name. The kind of movie that I can watch any day of the year (and in any mood) and I'll love it no matter what.