Tagged: Movie

Review: the Endless

There’s a difficulty to capturing Lovecraftian style horror in a movie. It’s not just about the unknown, or even the unknowable, it’s also about...

Review: Seventeen

There’s a good chance if someone asked you to look back on scars left by your teenage years, everyone would have something different to...

Review: Lady Bird

Lady Bird follows a year in the life of Christine “Lady Bird” McPherson as she finishes her final year of school and applies to...

Review: the Post

The phrase ‘backwards and in heels’ was derived from an anecdote by cartoonist Bob Thaves in 1982. Specifically, the cartoon stated that Ginger Rogers...

Review: Sweet Country

This review contains some spoilers. The most apt way of describing Sweet Country (directed by Warwick Thornton) is a strange cross between To Kill...

Review: Blockbuster

Blockbuster features two young women who bond while escaping danger. Liza Nifontova (Svetlana Ustinova), discontented TV presenter, is taken hostage by Natasha Tulpanova (Anna...

Review: Wonder Woman

Well, it’s finally here. I think it’s safe to say that this is one of the more anticipated superhero releases of the last decade,...

Review: Ghost in the Shell

I suppose the first thing to say here is that I actually haven’t seen 1995’s Ghost in the Shell. I do make an effort...

Review: Personal Shopper

Well, Personal Shopper is certainly a weird movie. The film is the second collaboration between Kristen Stewart and writer/director Olivier Assayas, and I should...