Certain films, you have to experience to understand. The immensely intimate, beautifully directed Moonlight, is one of them. Continue reading “Moonlight (2016) ⭐⭐⭐⭐”
Arrival isn’t just the best science-fiction movie of the year, its one of the best pictures period. An awe inspiring, deep dive into humanity and language that above all else feels soulful and moving. Continue reading “Arrival (2016) ⭐⭐⭐⭐ 1/2”
Its gorgeous, well made and charming, but for a film about a pair of dreamers its aspirations are oddly low. Continue reading “La La Land (2016) ⭐⭐⭐”
Shaky build up aside, Rogue One features a solid second half with gritty and exciting battle sequences. Just don’t expect memorable characters. Continue reading “Rogue One (2016) ⭐⭐⭐”
While led by a solid performance by Tom Hanks, Sully is bogged down by frustrating narrative lurches and a thin script. Continue reading “Sully (2016) ⭐⭐ 1/2”
Relentlessly tense and suspenseful, Don’t Breath is an impeccably crafted thriller that lives up to its name.
It might veer too close to retread territory for some, but this sequel delivers non-stop raunchy humor along with a surprising amount of heart. Continue reading “Neighbors 2 (2016) ⭐⭐⭐”
Suicide Squad boasts a killer cast stuck in a baffling mess of a movie.
A drastically improved cut of a deeply flawed film.