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  • Parasite

    Parasite

    ★★★★★

    There’s so much to dissect in Parasite that it will undoubtedly benefit from repeat viewings. I knew absolutely nothing about the story going in and I’d say that it was the best way to watch it. I’ve never seen a film tread so many different genres from family comedy to tense thriller and outright horror, in the way that this does. We were laughing one minute and then sitting in silence and the tension gripped us the next.

    Absolutely phenomenal.

  • Good Boys

    Good Boys

    ★★★★

    Kinda like Superbad but with little kids and absolutely hilarious too! It’s funny, wholesome and heart-warming too, despite the plot and the marketing blitz of ‘look how much little kids drop f-bombs in this movie’.

    Jacob Tremblay, Kieth L. Williams and Brady Noon make the film. They are just perfect in their roles here and moments in the film had me reminiscing about some of the silly adventures and stupidly that my friends and I used to get up to back in school too.

    One of the funniest films of the year.

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  • Green Room

    Green Room

    ★★★★★

    I'm not going to write much about 'Green Room'. You should go into it knowing as little as possible. Don't read any of the plot or even watch the trailer. Just watch it.

    A brutal, terrifying, nerve-shredding slice of cinema. A masterclass in tension. I had a lump in my throat for pretty much the entire final hour.

    Simply brilliant. After 'Blue Ruin' and now this, I can't wait to see what Jeremy Saulnier does next.

  • The Gift

    The Gift

    ★★★½

    The trailer for 'The Gift' didn't do a whole lot to sell the film to audiences. It presented the film as a run-of-the-mill home invasion/creepy stalker horror, but the film is actually so much more than that.

    Those expecting a full-on horror flick will probably be left disappointed. 'The Gift' is a slow-burn, introspective and very creepy thriller. Even though there are a few minor supporting characters, most of the film focuses on Joel Edgerton, Jason Bateman and Rebecca Hall…