Friday, October 19, 2018

Three Identical Strangers

As others have noted, a truly distressing turn of events at around the halfway point (doubly so).

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Friday, September 28, 2018

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

In the Fade

Bother & humbug. The translated title and ending are both predictable and incorrect. (Original title: Aus dem Nichts)

Monday, September 24, 2018

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

The definition of lazy plotting: the last scene is the only one that matters (because you know another movie is planned).

Monday, September 17, 2018

Isle of Dogs

I can see Anderson, Coppola and Schwartzman sitting around together thinking any thought that came to them (this is the result).

Sunday, September 9, 2018

Green Room

Clever and quick paced, but the music is by far the best aspect of the film.

Saturday, September 8, 2018

The Salesman

Overabundance of metaphor, which does not downplay the film's punch. (Original title: Forushande)