Old is Bananas. You Should See It.

M Night Shyamalan has unleashed his new film on audiences that feel safe enough to go back to the cinema. The time this viewer started consistently watching new releases every week coincides with the Shyamalan “Hollywood embarrassment” phase. The Happening, The Last Airbender and After Earth. Three of the worst big-budget modern movies. This criticContinue reading “Old is Bananas. You Should See It.”

Lockdown Streaming Reviews # 3. Lost Girls. (Netflix.)

Amy Ryan stars in this very well-meaning but incredibly thin true Life Netflix drama in which her and her two daughters (one of whom it is played by Thornton McKenzie from Leave No Trace and JoJo Rabbit) look for her other daughter who has gone missing under mysterious circumstances. It’s quickly revealed there’s something darkerContinue reading “Lockdown Streaming Reviews # 3. Lost Girls. (Netflix.)”

Jojo Rabbit. Movie Review

This is the fourth feature I’ve seen from Taika Waititi. If I were to describe his sense of humour to someone unfamiliar with his work it would be bizarrely absurdist. His films can be a little inconsistent but are often very funny and he has one masterpiece to his name with Hunt For The WilderpeopleContinue reading “Jojo Rabbit. Movie Review”