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  • Quantum of Solace

    Quantum of Solace

    ★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    All things considered, Quantum of Solace is way better than I remember. The film is more complex than I remember, having not watched it for about two years.

    Quantum of Solace has a surprising amount nuiance. There is a surprising amount of detail and subtly in the film, that helps it in the long run.

    •The fact that Camille has visible scaring on her back, that is later revealed to be the result of an intentional house fire. This is…

  • Flower

    Flower

    ★★★½

    I will never look at Adam Scott the same again..

  • Rampage

    Rampage

    ★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Rampage is exactly what you would expect from the poster, a cheesy action movie. However, I do think it is a mistake that the movie was marketed as a direct action movie because the movie is much more than that. I would hearken it back to something like Back to the Future (not that I am saying it is as good as BTTF because it is absolutely not) in that BTTF is a sci-fi movie on the surface but is…

  • Tomb Raider

    Tomb Raider

    ★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Whew where to begin... I have quite a lot to say about this movie. Personally, I enjoyed this movie for the most part. By no means is Tomb Raider a flawless movie but I think if you liked the 2013 reboot game then there is a massive chance you will at least enjoy this movie.

    Just as the early 00s movie adaptions reflected the tone of late 90's Tomb Raider - to paraphrase Chris Stuckmann "Tomb Raider (2001) is the…