What a lovely and heartwarming little film this was! Do yourselves a favour and pick up Arrow Video’s Lukas Moodysson boxset, it’s one of their top tier releases, and I’m so glad I went all in because I’m on track to finding a new top five director with how much I loved Fucking Åmål! For a shoestring budget debut, Fucking Åmål quietly expels a cool, calm and collected verve overlaying Moodysson’s already sharpened screenwriting style. This is purely in terms…
The Fabelmans 2022
Ah, misleading marketing, you strike again with your money grubbing scythe! Don’t get me wrong, the trailers were somewhat warranted in their uplifting promotion of the film’s overarching persistence of visionary passion, but man alive I really don’t think anything could have prepared me for how quietly devastating The Fabelmans actually is! The world’s most beloved sentimentalist returns to our screens with his definitive memoir, tracing his core thematic travels back to their roots in an autobiographical picture pulling no…
Help! Margot Robbie wearing nothing but dungarees awakened something in me!
Elephant shit and golden showers. I’d never have predicted such an obscene sucker punch would soon evolve into the most emotionally enthralling and spine tingling moviegoing experience I’ve had since JoJo Rabbit. I knew from the offset of the divisive reception there was a likely chance I’d get along swimmingly with Babylon, but fuck me sideways! I’m bamboozled. I’m torn to shreds. I’m windswept. I’m rejuvenated. For so long…
Avatar: The Way of Water 2022
Fuck me! James Cameron’s completely won me over again! I’ve given myself a full day’s restraint before my writeup so I don’t drastically shill for this in the heat of the moment, because lord knows this movie’s plagued with pendulum swing faults, but in hindsight I can confirm how gleefully transported I was by The Way Of Water as one momentous crescendo of a cinematic experience! Whether James Cameron’s ninth picture will land as well outside of theatres is the last…