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  • Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion
  • The Holy Mountain
  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit
  • Delicatessen

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  • The Tragedy of Macbeth

    ★★★

  • Hotel Transylvania: Transformania

    ★★½

  • Synchronic

    ★★★

  • The House

    ★★★

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  • The Tragedy of Macbeth

    The Tragedy of Macbeth

    ★★★

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

    Immediate thoughts? Disappointed. Underwhelmed.

    While I'm still a tad pissed at Ethan for breaking up the band in the first place (Bored? Really, Ethan?), the augurs are not strong for Joel in his solo career.

    When I think of the Coen Brothers I think polished, iconic, unique, ironic, surprising and at their best, riveting. Of the aforementioned adjectives only a few could serve here: polished; yes, it's well made; unique; at times; surprising; a little. But there is nothing from…

  • Hotel Transylvania: Transformania

    Hotel Transylvania: Transformania

    ★★½

    More of the same. Bombastic to the point of distraction with not enough quiet moments to breathe. Still fun in parts.

    Sandler seems to be losing his grip on the Transylvanian accent; he sounds Mexican a lot of the time in this.

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  • S. Darko

    S. Darko

    I took one for the team and watched this piece of shit.

    It has to be said Richard Kelly had absolutely no involvement in this film in any way.

    This film concerns Donnie’s younger sister Samantha. Daveigh Chase, the eponymous Samantha, is the only returning cast member from the original film. She's cute but she’s not going to graduate to "decent actress" anytime soon if this is the cinema where she makes her bed.

    You know you're in for a…

  • Phantom Thread

    Phantom Thread

    ★★★★

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

    Paul Thomas Anderson continues to be the most surprising director of the contemporary greats. His subject matter is always unexpected and the drama he mines from these worlds startling and arresting. He's one of the modern film makers that I always feel in good hands with.

    Due to his effortless craft he engaged me in a world I have singularly no interest in. I could not give a tinkers cuss about the world of fashion, other than how a certain…