Alex Thorogood

Alex Thorogood

I was never really here.....

Favorite films

  • The Thing
  • The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
  • There Will Be Blood
  • Heat

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  • Christine

    ★★★★

  • Night Teeth

    ★★

  • Monster Family 2

  • Malignant

    ★★

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  • Dumbo

    Dumbo

    ★★★★

    I went into this not expecting too much, being neither a fan of the original film or of Disney’s current phase of creating live action versions of their old back catalogue. I left the cinema having had a blast. Burton has created a magical world that transported us to a steampunk vision of post world war America where the original Dumbo film is just the jumping off point to explore a much more fully realised vision of the story. The…

  • Black Sunday

    Black Sunday

    ★★★★

    2020: 31 Days Of Horror - Day Eighteen

    Catching up for the first time with this horror classic, on a Sunday no less. Amazing to think it’s 60 years old and remarkably stands up fairly well even to today’s horror standards. The opening sequence is majestic and by far the strongest part of the film. The rest of the movie struggles slightly to maintain that high benchmark, but still creates a creepy atmosphere and moments of shock throughout. It’s influence…