Interstellar: Why you like it but don’t love it (two problems)

Interstellar

Interstellar is a missed opportunity. Interstellar: Where it went wrong You probably want me to get to the point. I’m going to get to it. It feels like Interstellar went wrong in two key areas. Interstellar’s first stumble - Call to adventure The first significant stumble Interstellar takes is in the call to adventure section. … Continue reading Interstellar: Why you like it but don’t love it (two problems)

Upgrade is an underrated gem of a film

Upgrade

Upgrade is an underrated gem of a film. I’m off to check out the latest incarnation of the Invisible Man. I wasn’t interested. Elisabeth Moss is always reliable. The trailer looked cheesy, “He’s not dead, he’s somehow made himself invisible” had me rolling my eyes. I’d give it a miss. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pso0Aj_cTh0 Then I found out … Continue reading Upgrade is an underrated gem of a film

American Animals, the best cinema experience of 2018

American Animals

American Animals is the best film I’ve seen in the cinema this year. You’re going to find that this post is shorter than my ones on The Predator and The Canyons. It’s strange because it seems like I have trouble talking positively about films. You might find it difficult too. We’re so sure about what … Continue reading American Animals, the best cinema experience of 2018