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  • Generation P

    Generation P

    ★★★

    There's nothing that identifies someone as belonging to the lower classes of society so clearly as knowing all about expensive watches and cars.

    At it's peak the Tower of Babel houses a ziggurat. Three riddles must be solved and you can win Ishtar's hand in marriage. Your guides on this journey; manifestations of Che Guevara and Fyodor Dostoevsky summoned through a 200 dollar ouija board, or the upper most echelon of the wealthy elite who snort coke lines fashioned into…

  • Baby Driver

    Baby Driver

    ★★½

    needed more dead cops

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  • Kung Fury

    Kung Fury

    ½

    This bills itself as 80's revival but really it's made for 90's kidz, for Twitch streamers, for YouTube let's players and their devotees, for people who like comment and subscribe, for redditors, for people born in the wrong generation. Basically a mega ass load of the lowest common denominator vocal majority. This is basically a hodge podge of tropes thrown together in a flurry of nostalgic masturbation with none of the charm of what those tropes may hail from. "It's…

  • The Shining

    The Shining

    ★★★★★

    Something I'm just getting around to now, picked out from my endless list of "movies I should have watched years ago". This also happens to be my first Kubrick film and I know how awful that sounds in 2013.

    What can I say about The Shining that hasn't already been said a thousand times before? Everything about this movie felt perfect to me. It implants a dreadful fear in you from the beginning and never lets up. No scene is…